Jennifer Lawrence, at age 20 was the second youngest actress ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in “Winter’s Bone” (2010). The talented and sexy young beauty is also known for playing Mystique in “X-Men: First Class” (2011) and as the heroine Katniss Everdeen in “The Hunger Games” (2012).
Jennifer Lawrence (Photo by Nino Muñoz – Esquire Magazine – 2010)
Jennifer Lawrence (Photograph by Theo Wenner – Feb 2011 – Rolling Stone)
Jennifer Lawrence – February 27, 2011 The 83rd Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles (Photo: Chris Pizzello/AP)
“The Hunger Games” opened with a staggering $155 million at U.S. and Canadian box offices, beating Hollywood’s lofty expectations and making history as the third-highest domestic film opening. “Hunger Games” also set records for highest opening of a non-sequel film and biggest debut outside the summer blockbuster season. The film is an action-filled survival drama based on the first of three best-selling young adult novels by Suzanne Collins. Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss Everdeen, a teen girl who fights in a televised battle-to-the-death ordered by her society’s rulers. Everdeen becomes a beacon of hope for freedom against the totalitarian government.