Born: August 15, 1990
Birth Place: Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.
Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress and was born on August 15, 1990.
She had lead roles in The Bill Engvall Show, The Burning Plain and Winter's Bone, for which she received nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Satellite Award, and the Screen Actors Guild Award.
At age 20, she was the second youngest actress ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.
In 2012, she achieved wider recognition starring as the heroine Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, an adaptation of Suzanne Collins' best-selling novel of the same name. Her performance in the film garnered her notable critical praise and marked her as the highest-grossing action heroine of all time.
Lawrence is also known for playing Raven Darkhölme / Mystique in the 2011 film X-Men First Class.
Lawrence's performances thus far have prompted Rolling Stone to call her "the most talented young actress in America".