Birth Name: Jennifer Lawrence
Birth Place: Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Jennifer Lawrence was born on Aug. 15, 1990 in Louisville, KY. She performed in several local theater productions before heading to New York City at age 14 to become a professional actress. Lawrence quickly landed minor roles on such hit shows as "Monk" (USA Network, 2002-09), and on crime dramas such as "Cold Case" (CBS, 2003-2010), and "Medium" (NBC, 2005-2010). She made the leap to the big screen with starring roles in such low-budget films as "The Poker House" (2008), actress turned writer-director Lori Petty's grim dramatization of her youth, and "Garden Party" (2008), an ensemble melodrama about a group of young, sexually confused teenagers trying to make it big in the shark-infested ...
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