Jennifer Lawrence was born on 15 August, 1990 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Lawrence is probably best known for playing Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games.
She also appears as Mystique in X-Men: First Class, the 2011 reboot of Marvel's X-Men franchise directed by Matthew Vaughn.
Lawrence's break-out came in 2010's Winter's Bone, in which she played the lead.
The film was well received by critics, and Lawrence was nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award.
Lawrence has received Oscar buzz for her performance in The Silver Linings Playbook, directed by David O Russell, in which she appears opposite Bradley Cooper.
Lawrence will reprise her role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire which is due for release in 2013.
She will return as Mystique in X-Men: Days Of Future Past, which will hit cinemas in 2014.
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