Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress born on August 15, 1990. She has acted in several films such as The Burning Plain, Winter s Bone, X Men First Class, and The Hunger Games film series. Lawrence s acting in the romantic film Silver Linings Playbook got her many awards, inclusive of the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress (Comedy or Musical) as well as the Academy Award for Best Actress. She became the second youngest Best Actress winner of the Oscars at the age of 22. She was also awarded the BAFTA Award and the Golden Globe Award as a supporting actress for her role in the comedy drama American Hustle.