Jennifer Lawrence is an American actress who gained widespread recognition and acclaim for her performances in various films. She was born on August 15, 1990, in Indian Hills, Kentucky. Lawrence began her acting career at a young age, appearing in theater productions and commercials. She rose to prominence with her breakthrough role as Ree Dolly in the independent drama film “Winter’s Bone” in 2010, which earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.
Lawrence achieved even greater success and popularity for her portrayal of Katniss Everdeen in the highly successful “Hunger Games” film series, based on the best-selling novels by Suzanne Collins. Her performance as the resilient and brave Katniss propelled her to global stardom. She continued to impress audiences and critics alike with her versatile acting skills, showcasing her talent in various genres.
In 2012, Lawrence starred in the romantic comedy “Silver Linings Playbook,” directed by David O. Russell. Her portrayal of a young widow struggling with mental health issues earned her critical acclaim and numerous awards, including the Academy Award for Best Actress. She became the second-youngest actress to win an Oscar in that category.