Jennifer Lawrence is an American actress with an estimated net worth $110 million. She was born on August 15, 1990 in Louisville, Kentucky. Her father is Gary, a construction worker. Her mother is a camp manager at a children’s camp. She is the youngest of three kids, and both of her brothers are older than she. As a child, Jennifer Lawrence was not a happy kid. She states she was diagnosed with hyperactivity and even social anxiety. She did not fit in with her friends and peers at school and always felt like she was an outcast. She did not like school for this reason, and she was not a happy child. Even though she played numerous sports, including softball and basketball and she was a cheerleader, she did not enjoy her childhood.
Growing up she knew she would be famous, but she thought she’d be a doctor and a mother. She had no idea she would be an actress, but she knew without any uncertainty that she would be famous in some way, shape or form. She spent much of her childhood dressing up and performing for her parents, which they enjoyed. She was only 14 when she and her family were in New York City and a talent agent spotted the young girl. He arranged for her to audition for different roles, despite her mother’s hesitance at allowing her daughter to become an actress. She managed to convince her parents to let her audition for roles in LA, and she was finally able to do it when her parents agreed that she could so long as she did not give up going to school.
Her first role came in 2006, and it was a small one. More small roles continued to come in for Jennifer Lawrence, and she had steady work in Hollywood. Her family was not surprised, but they were waiting for her to make her big move. Her big role came when she was cast as the daughter of Bill Engvall in the Bill Engvall Show. Critics were shocked and pleased with her performance, and that’s when she began to get bigger and better roles. Of course, it wasn’t until she was cast in a movie called “Winter’s Bone” in 2010 that she was given her big break. She was given her first Academy Award Nomination for the role. She had several more big hits, but it’s the role she plays as Katniss Everdeen in the huge franchise “The Hunger Games,” that made her famous.
Jennifer Lawrence is an activist for women’s rights and for feminism, and she is funny. She is not afraid to make fun of herself, to play pranks on her coworkers and her friends, and she is not afraid to say what is on her mind. Her charm has led the world to fall in love with her, and she is someone who will only continue to become more famous as she gets older. Her career is still relatively young, and she is a huge star already.
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