Jennifer Lawrence
by Patrick Demarchelier for Miss Dior
Spring 2014

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Jennifer Lawrence was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on August 15, 1990.

She got her big break at 14, when she was discovered while vacationing in New York City with her family. She quickly landed a part in the TV series The Bill Engvall Show, followed by roles in films that included The Burning Plain, Winter's Bone, X-Men: First Class and The Hunger Games.

She later reprised her Katniss Everdeen role in Catching Fire and the two-part Mockingjay. Lawrence won an Academy Award in 2013 for her work in David O. Russell's Silver Linings Playbook and continued to work with the director on the projects American Hustle and Joy, winning Golden Globes for all three projects as well.

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