Full Name: Jennifer Shrader Lawrence
Born: August 15, 1990 in Louisville, KY
Her first major role was a lead cast member on TBS's The Bill Engvall Show (2007-2009) and she subsequently appeared in the independent films The Burning Plain (2008) and Winter's Bone (2010), for which she received nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Satellite Award, Independent Spirit Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress.
At age 20, she was the third-youngest actress ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.
At age 22, her performance in the romantic comedy Silver Lining's Playbook (2012) earned her the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, Satellite Award, and the Independent Spirit Award for Best Actress.
She is also known for her roles in the hit films 'The Hunger Games' for her role as Katniss Everdeen and 'X-Men: First Class' for her role as Raven Darkholme/Mystique.