Most Valuable Star of 2015, Academy Award winner, Golden Globe Awards winner, BAFTA Award winner– these are some of the titles, honors, and awards Jennifer Lawrence has received in her acting career up till now. With her impeccable acting powers and her charismatic personality, Lawrence has won the heart of one and all. Currently ranked at number 7 in Forbes list of highest paid actors of the world and top-ranked amount all the female actors, Jennifer Lawrence with her back to back blockbusters has become one of the sought after actors in this generations. Let’s have a look at the roles she performed with brilliant acting skills that made her the hottest star in the Hollywood.
X-Men: First Class reboot series
Despite not having the lead role, Jennifer Lawrence shone in the role of a mutant in X-Men series. Although, she didn’t have much to do action-wise but her strong portrayal of a mutant Mystique made the audience and critics took notice of her acting talent and owing to her stardom she was given a bigger and more impactful role in the later part of the series.
Silver Linings Playbook
Playing a character having a mental illness is not a piece of cake for any actor but Jennifer Lawrence effortlessly played the character of Tiffany Maxwell in 2012 critically acclaimed hit movie Silver Linings Playbook. Her amazing acting skills in the movie won her the Academy and Golden Globe Awards making her the 2nd youngest actor ever (at the age of 22) to win an Academy Award.
Jennifer Lawrence played the most complex character ‘Serena’ with absolute ease and confidence in the Susanne Bier’s depression-era drama Serena that was released in 2014. Her performance of a lady who cannot bear a child and turn to criminal activities won her accolades even though the movie got dismal reviews from the critics.
Jennifer Lawrence received the BAFTA and Golden Globe award for her performance in a supporting role in the 2013 crime drama “American Hustle”. The story was based on 1970s political scenario in New Jersey and she played the character of neurotic wife ‘Rosalyn Rosenfeld’ of a con man. She also won her first nomination in the best actress in supporting role for Academy Awards.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The first installment of Hunger Games didn’t exactly garner positive reviews from the critics and masses alike but there were mammoth expectations attached with the second installment of the series. The cause of the rise in expectations was the Oscar award winner Jennifer Lawrence joining the cast of the movie essaying the role of Katniss Everdeen. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is considered to the best movie from the franchise.
Jennifer Lawrence with her powerful and effortless acting skills has made a strong mark in the field of entertainment and her upcoming releases are surely going to cement her position as numero uno actress in Hollywood.