Jennifer Shrader Lawrence (born August 15, 1990) is an American actress who is a friend of Taylor Swift's. The two have been seen hanging out together, and Jennifer even photobombed Taylor at the 2014 Golden Globes.
Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Lawrence first gained notice when she co-starred on the TBS series The Bill Engvall Show. She moved on to movies where she has acheived great success. She earned the first of three Academy Award nominations for her role in the 2010 film Winter's Bone. She later won the Academy Award for Best Actress for 2012's Silver Linings Playbook.
Jennifer then acheived greater success when she was cast as Mystique in 2011's X-Men: First Class, but her best-known role to date is that of Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1. All three films were huge hits at the box-office. Jennifer again starred as Katniss in the film The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2, which was released November 20, 2015.