Jennifer Shrader lawrence was born onåÊAugust 15, 1990 in Louisville, KY. åÊHeråÊmother runs a children‰Ûªs camp and father had a construction firm Lawrence & Associates. åÊFamous for being down to earth andåÊlikable, Lawrence has claimed in an interview with W Magazine that her mother is like Dina Lohan saying she spilled the beans early on the red carpet about the actress having won the role for Katniss Everdeen. åÊAbout L.A. Lawrence was quoted as saying that she can not live in the city anymore and that she does not understandåÊhow actors can do it – ‰ÛÏYou don‰Ûªt have a life here.” åÊLawrence plays the guitar and graduated high school 2 years early in order to start acting. åÊIn school she was voted “Most Talkative.” åÊShe is a huge Jeff Bridges fan and has said she would also die to meet Bill Murray. åÊShe frequently reports, in her down to earth style, that she is nervous and star struck by her fellow acting colleagues. åÊLawrence is good friends with Josh Hutcherson her Hunger Games co-star and Emma Stone.
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When she was 14, Lawrence spent the summer in Manhattan at age 14 scoring a number of commercial spots. åÊShe was told by a talent agent that she hadåÊ‰ÛÏ[the] best cold read by a 14 year old they had ever heard.‰Û åÊLawrence has joked about her immediate success claiming she wish she had a story that did not make others want to hate her so much – a story like Mark Wahlberg’s she said in which she struggled for 10 years. åÊIn fact while she was visiting new York another agent spotted her while shooting an H&MåÊad and invited for a cold read audition the next day. åÊFollowing that summer in NYC, Lawrence’s family moved to LA so Lawrence could be closer to the action. åÊShe was cast in The Bill Engvall Show appearing in 2007 when she was 17 years old. åÊHer big break came at 20 when she was cast inåÊWinter‰Ûªs Bone in 2010 a role for which she had Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations. åÊFor her part inåÊWinter’s BoneåÊLawrenceåÊlearned to skin squirrels, chop wood, and fight. åÊThe following year her career really took off when she was cast asåÊMystique in X-Men: First Class in 2011. åÊA year after that she actually became one of the youngest actresses ever to win an Oscar. åÊShe won anåÊAcademy Award, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild Award and Independent Spirit Award for Best Actress foråÊSilver Linings Playbook released in 2012. åÊThe same year launched the role that made her an A-list actress, which was that ofåÊKatniss Everdeen 2012‰Ûªs The Hunger Games. åÊThe filmåÊgrossed $407 million. åÊFor the part, Lawrence worked out twice a day and practiced archery.
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Many may not know but Lawrence almost did not take the part. åÊAfter almost getting the part in Twilight but seeing what an effect the media attention had on Kristen Stewart‰Ûªs personal life, Lawrence nearly turned down The Hunger Games although she was a huge fan and loved the idea of playing the part. åÊAfter taking some time to think it over the actress agreed on the part. åÊHunger GamesåÊdid go on to be a huge success grossing more thanåÊTwilight. åÊLawrence was named Entertain Weekly ‰ÛÏEntertain of the Year‰Û in 2012 (shared with Ben Affleck).Lawrence’s net worth is estimated to be about 25 million, and is #49 on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list in 2014. åÊThe actress claimed in an interview in 2013 though that she is very reluctant to spend any of her money and still drives the same, albeit nice, car she drove as a teenager – a white 2 door convertible Volkswagen EOS. åÊAlso she lives in Santa MonicaLawrence lives in Santa Monica where very few stars and celebrities choose to live. Santa Monica is not in “The Hills” but in the northern end of “The Valley” or The San Fernando Valley. åÊLawrence has been quoted as saying,åÊ‰ÛÏI was raised to have value for money, to have respect for money, even though you have a lot of it,‰Û Jen tells the mag, ‰ÛÏThat‰Ûªs why mini-bars are difficult, because it‰Ûªs like yes, I can afford a $6 Snickers bar, but there‰Ûªs just something wrong with that!‰ÛIf the A-lister is to spend money on anything we would place our bets on travel and holidays. åÊWhen asked by a reporter on the red carpet if Lawrence would be her best friend, while others laughed defensively the extremely confident Lawrence did not hesitate and said, “What’s your favorite t.v. channel.” åÊThe correct answer was “The Travel Channel.” åÊLawrence has also been spotted vacationing with friends in exotic San Pedro. åÊFor her role inåÊHunger Games: Catching Fire in 2013 the actress received a salary of about $10 million all total as a combination of front-end and back-end pay.
What is Jennifer Lawrence’s Net Worth? $25 Million!
Video Transcript:Jennifer Shrader Lawrence was born in Louisville Kentucky on August 15, 1990. Her father worked in construction and her mother ran a camp for children. Jennifer enjoyed playing field hockey and softball before beginning her acting career at the age of 14. She was an excellent student, graduating two years early in an accelerated learning program.Lawrence landed a role on a short-lived sitcom before being launched into stardom by portraying Mystique in the 2011 movie X-Men: First Class. Shortly after that, she played the lead role in The Hunger Games which was one of the highest-grossing movies of all time. Jennifer earned $500,000 plus bonuses for her role in The Hunger Gamesand followed that up by earning a reported $10 million dollars for the sequel. Jennifer won the Academy Award for best actress for her work in the film Silver Linings Playbook and she is an official ambassador of the Special Olympics. She is considered one of the best actors in the world and one of the most influential people in Hollywood. She has aspirations to become a director.Jennifer earned an estimated $26 million im 2013 and $34 million in 2014. Her net worth is estimated at $96 million dollars.Video Credit: AlphaLife.me on YouTubehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z5xvUG2o9vg