Jennifer Lawrence

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Jennifer Lawrence (born 15.07.1990)
Jennifer Lawrence is an American actress best known for starring in 2010's 'Winter's Bone' and 2012's 'The Hunger Games'.

Jennifer Lawrence: Childhood
Jennifer Lawrence was born in Louisville, Kentucky. Her parents are Karen and Gary Lawrence; Karen runs a children's summer camp which Jennifer helped out at between acting and school and her father formerly owned a construction firm called Lawrence & Associates.
Jennifer attended Kammerer Middle School but graduated early to embark on an acting career. After being a part of local theatre from a young age, at 14 she went to New York to find an agent.

Jennifer Lawrence: Acting career
Jennifer Lawrence's acting career began when she appeared on the family-centred show 'The Bill Engvall Show' on TBS and subsequently won a Young Artist Award.
In 2008 she won roles in 'Garden Party' and 'The Burning Plain' which earned her another award, before also embarking on another project, 'The Poker House', earning yet another accolade.
In 2010 she was the lead role in the drama movie 'Winter's Bone' for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress as well as a Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award and won eleven awards altogether.
In 2011 Jennifer was in the controversial movie 'The Beaver' and later appeared as the villain Mystique in 'X-Men: First Class'.
In 2012, she was in novel-to-film dystopia thriller 'The Hunger Games' where she won four Teen Choice Awards and two MTV Awards and become the highest-grossing action heroine of all time. She also appeared on the big screen for thriller 'House at the End of the Street' and rom com 'Silver Linings Playbook'.

Jennifer Lawrence: Personal Life
After living in New York for the start of her career, she now lives in Santa Monica, California. She is currently dating actor Nicholas Hoult and has been since 2011.
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 - 'Mockingjay Lives' Teaser Trailer

22nd July 2014 -

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Following Katniss Everdeen's escape from the catastrophic 75th Hunger Games with mentor Haymitch and two of her Games partners Finnick and Beetee, she is reunited with her sister Prim and neighbour Gale after learning that...

Who Could Play The Female 'Thor' On The Big Screen?

17th July 2014 -

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In a move that many comic book aficionados may not have expected, Marvel Comics has announced that one of their most dominant male characters has been given a sex change. In the new comic series...

'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1' Is Coming, President Snow Has A Message For You

26th June 2014 -

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

26th June 2014 -

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President Snow has a message for the people of Panem in a mock propaganda clip and the first The Hunger Games: Mockingjay teaser. Appearing dressed in white and sitting on a white throne in a...

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11th June 2014 -

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Just like many of us normal folks, celebrities often find their significant other at work. The only real difference is, their work takes place on a movie set surrounded by cameras, while we usually have...

Jennifer Lawrence, O'Russell To Launch Assault on Oscars 2016 with 'Joy'

9th June 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence will look to win the Oscar for Best Actress for a second time in 2016 with David O'Russell's mop-drama Joy. Lawrence plays Joy Mangano, the creator of the Miracle Mop is became one...

Shailene Woodley Hates Jennifer Lawrence Comparisons, But What Do They Have In Common?

3rd June 2014 -

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Shailene Woodley might not want to be called a feminist, but sometimes she says some really poignant things about women and equality. She also gets compared to Jennifer Lawrence a lot. That might seem unrelated,...

Why We Should All Stop Asking If 'The Maze Runner' Is The New 'Hunger Games'

2nd June 2014 -

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It’s a question you probably hear on a near daily basis. “Is this the new that?” “Is that the new this?” We’re always searching for the new something trying to replace a good thing we...

'The Hunger Games: The Exhibition' Plans For Interactive US Tour

30th May 2014 -

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Love The Hunger Games? Then you won't fail to be excited by this: Lionsgate have just announced a new interactive tour as part of its initiative to extend its global brands and franchises into new...

J-Law TMI? Oscar's Vomit Story and Cannes 'Rape Joke' Criticism Give Jennifer Lawrence Another Week In the Headlines

26th May 2014 -

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Does Jennifer Lawrence ever make a public appearance without a tumble or a quote making headline news? We guess not, but this week two J-Law incidents have got the internet talking, first there was that...

X-Men: Days of Future Past Is The Blockbuster to Beat With Huge Opening Box Office

26th May 2014 -

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X-Men: Days of Future Past has the most successful first-weekend X-Men movie and the biggest opener of the year so far with its hugely successful debut. What’s more, it looks like Fox’s biggest ever debut,...

Miley Cyrus Acquires Restraining Order Against Arizona Man

25th May 2014 -

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Miley Cyrus has been forced to take out a restraining order on an overly ardent fan.Miley Cyrus performing in Manchester, UK earlier in May.A 24-year-old man from Arizona, Devon Meek, believed Cyrus was using her...

X-men: Days of Future Past

24th May 2014 -

 Movie Review

Continuing to be the most original and resonant of the Marvel superhero franchises, the X-men return in the capable hands of director Bryan Singer, who again stirs plenty of meaty subtext beneath the thrilling action....

It's All True! Jennifer Lawrence Confirms Oscars Vomit Embarrassment

22nd May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence has 'fessed up to what is arguably the most shameful tale to have emerged from this year's Oscars ceremony. There have been rumors floating around for a few weeks now regarding the actress'...

With 95%, 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Is The Best X-Men Movie. Period.

22nd May 2014 -

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The early reviews of X-Men: Days of Future Past were potentially damaging. There was talk of the narrative being far too complex for the average movie fan to enjoy and many were suggesting Bryan Singer...

You're Not "Way Too Annoying," Jennifer Lawrence! But These Celebrities Are

21st May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence recently told Marie Claire magazine that she thinks she is “way too annoying” to be popular forever. “Nobody can stay beloved forever,” she told the glossy mag, adding, “I’m way too annoying because...

Will 'Days of Future Past' Swat 'Godzilla' Away In This Weekend's Box Office?

21st May 2014 -

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Godzilla has basically had free reign over the box office since it stormed its way towards $200m+ in the global box office, and that’s without China and Japan – a huge market, especially for this...

Jennifer Lawrence Channels District 1 At Cannes' 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Cast Photocall [Pictures]

18th May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence was joined by her fellow Hunger Games cast whilst in Cannes on Saturday 17th May. The actress, best known for playing Katniss Everdeen, has turned heads over the last year with her daring...

Jennifer Lawrence Dons A Beard And Talks Embarrassing Jennifer Lopez Moment On Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show'

17th May 2014 -

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Ever wondered what Jennifer Lawrence would look like with a beard?The 23 year-old actress appeared on Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' this past Thursday (May 15th) and sported a beard while showing off a new haircut."Everyone...

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 - Philip Seymour Hoffman's Scenes Explained

16th May 2014 -

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Francis Lawrence, the director of the upcoming Hunger Games instalment, Mockingjay Part 1, has addressed some of the confusion surrounding Philip Seymour Hoffman’s scenes in the film. The actor passed away in February leaving behind...

The Cast Of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' Arrive At The World Premiere In New York - Part 6

14th May 2014 -

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Among the cast of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' that were spotted at the world premiere held at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City were Jennifer Lawrence, Evan Peters, Josh Helman and James...

Jennifer Lawrence Stuns In Blue Velvet At The World Premiere of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' - Part 4

14th May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence looked breath-taking in blue velvet at the world premiere of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' held at the Jacob Javits Center in New York. The actress, who plays Mystique in the movie, seemed...

Jennifer Lawrence And Michael Fassbender Among World Premiere Arrivals For 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' - Part 5

14th May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence was a picture of elegance as she swished up and down the red carpet in a classic style blue velvet gown at the New York premiere of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' in...

Hugh Jackman Has Cancerous Growth Removed, Makes X-Men Premiere [Pictures]

12th May 2014 -

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Hugh Jackman attended the premiere of his latest movie X-Man: Days of Future Past on Saturday evening with a bandage over his nose after undergoing surgery for a cancerous growth. Jackman told the Associated Press...

Hugh Jackman Attends ‘X-Men: Days Of Future Past’ Premiere With Bandaged Nose

11th May 2014 -

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Hugh Jackman has warned his fans about the dangers of the sun and of not wearing sunscreen. The actor uploaded a picture on to Instagram of himself with his nose in a bandage. He added...

Jennifer Lawrence's Time In The Spotlight Will Not Last Forever: "I'm Way Too Annoying"

10th May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence reckons her high-profile status will not be long lasting.The 23 year-old actress is currently the hottest thing in Hollywood, but in the latest issue of Marie Clare, which she features on the front...

Jennifer Lawrence: From Nicholas to Mystique What We Learnt About J-Law In Marie Claire

10th May 2014 -

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Taking a break from filming Hunger Game’s third and fourth instalment, Jennifer Lawrence has given an in-depth interview to Marie Claire magazine and she’s got plenty of things to get straight. She doesn’t want to...

A Week In Movies: On Set With The Hunger Games, Howard Hughes And The Lobster; New Trailers For Expendables 3 And Ninja Turtles

9th May 2014 -

 News

In Paris, Jennifer Lawrence was caught on camera as she shot scenes for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 involving a huge crowd of elaborately costumed extras. The hotly anticipated Mockingjay Part 1 opens this...

Jennifer Lawrence Fears Overexposure As 'Mockingjay' Filming Continues

8th May 2014 -

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Jennifer Lawrence has opened up on all the attention her characteristically goofy behaviour has brought in in the past year in a new interview with Marie Claire. The Hunger Games actress has just started a...

X-Men: Days of Future Past

7th May 2014 -

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The world is verging on an apocalyptic disaster as the mutants continue to engage in vicious battles with only one possible outcome - their extinction. Unfortunately, any chance of saving the world from its oncoming...

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