Jennifer Lawrence Net Worth and Biography(Updated 2023)

Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American Actress. According to the ”Forbes Celebrity” 100 lists from 2013-2016, she appeared as one of the most influential people. The Oscar-winning actress became a household name after a few roles in ”Alias”, ”Pearl Harbor”and ”Catch Me If You Can”. Jenniffer Lawrence has a net worth of 175 Million USD.

She also got an Academy Award Nomination for Best Actress as the leading role(Ree Dolly) in the 2010 film “Winter’s Bone .”However, after her role in “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay and X-men: Apocalypse,” she became the highest-paid actress in the world. In this article, we will look at Jennifer Lawrence’s net worth, biography, age, children, husband, and success.

Jennifer Lawrence Networth

Jennifer Lawrence’s current net worth is 175 Million USD.

Let s look at the actress’s net worth in the last five years.

2023 175 Million USD
2022 160 Million USD
2021 151 Million USD
2020 140 Million USD
2019 130 Million USD

Jennifer Lawrence Networth Graph

Early Life and Education

Jennifer Lawrence was born on August 15, 1990, in Indian Hills, Kentucky, USA. Her father is called Gary, a construction company owner, while her mother is Karen, a summer camp manager.

Further, she has two older brothers called Ben and Blaine. Jennifer went to Kammerer Middle School in Louisville.

Her mother raised the TV star to be tough like her sibling. She was not allowed to play with other girls in preschool as she was viewed as a rough child.

While in school, she enjoyed activities such as cheerleading, basketball, field hockey, and softball.

During her childhood, she was hyperactive and had social anxiety. Therefore, she felt different from her peers. These disorders vanished when she started acting on stage.

Lawrence’s favorite activity was horseback riding. She even got an injured tailbone from the riding.

Film career

When Jennifer was young, she could perform for her dad dressed up like a ballerina or clown. She also performed in school musicals, and church plays at the age of 9. Her first acting role was playing a prostitute based on Jonah’s book.

The actress was spotted by a talent scout at the young age of 14. During this time, she was on vacation with her family in New York City. She was the best choice after her first audition.

The actress dropped out of school at 14 to focus on her acting career. Therefore, she didn’t graduate or get her General Educational Development.

Even though she was a natural fit in acting, her mother encouraged Jennifer to go for modeling. She even turned down modeling offers to pursue acting.

Her mother decided to move the family to New York City to allow Jennifer to practice for roles.

In 2006, she started her film career with a minor role in the “TV Pilot Company Town .”However, the film was never sold or aired on Tv. Further, she got guest roles in various Tv shows. This includes “Monk” and “Medium” in 2006 and 2007, respectively.

She got her first series regular on “The Bill Engvall Show,” a TBS sitcom. The series ran for only three seasons, from July 17, 2007, to September 5, 2009.

Jennifer played Lauren Pearson. She was the oldest and rebellious kid of a family set in suburban Louisville, Colorado. After her exceptional performance in a TV series in 2009, she won a Young Artist Award.

In 2008, Jennifer made her first debut in the drama film “Garden Party,” where she played Tiff. She also appeared in ” The Burning Plain,” where she played Mariana.

Her outstanding performance made her the Best Emergi g Actress, and she won the Marcello Mastroianni award at Venice Film Festival(2008).

The same year, she starred in a drama film, ” The Poker House” she acted as the oldest child. This film made her win an award at Los Angeles Film Festival.

Her career success came after starring in “Winter’s Bone,” an American mystery drama film. Jennifer Lawrence acted as a poverty-stricken teenager called Ree Dolly living in the rural Ozarks of Missouri.

The film is about Ree Dolly caring for her ill mother and siblings while locating her father.

The film won various awards, including the “Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic Film” at Sundance Film Fevistal in 2010. Additionally, it got four “Oscar” nominations at the 83rd academy awards.

These nominations were: Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Picture, Best supporting actor for John Hawkes, and Best Actress in a Leading Role for Jennifer( the second-youngest best actress nominee during that time).

Jennifer was also nominated for the Best Actress-Motion Picture Drama and Leading Actress Award at 68th Golden Global Awards and nominated for the 17th Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Global Recognition

Lawrence appeared in the romantic drama “Like Crazy,” a film about long-distance relationships. She also took a role in “The Beaver,” which was filmed in 2009 but delayed production due to controversy.

In 2011, she starred in X-men: First Class, an American superhero film based on X-men characters. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn and produced by Bryan Singer.

In this X-men film series, she acted as Raven and portrayed a shape-shifting mutant, Mystique.

Even though Lawrence had not seen X-men films, she became a fan after watching them and hence accepted the role. According to the director, she was the best fit because she could portray inner strength and weakness as she changes into Mystique.

The actress went on a diet and exercised to be in good shape for her role. The film had a worldwide earning of $350million, which made Lawrence have the highest gross income.

In 2012, she became the protagonist of “Hunger Games” as Katniss Everdeen. Katniss volunteers in place of her younger sister to compete in the “Hunger Games .”Lawrence had to practice tree climbing, archery, and rock climbing to fit the role.

At first, she is hesitant to accept the Hunger game role, but she is convinced by her mother. The film became a highest-grossing with a lead female character. As a result, she became a global star with top gross.

She also had a role in “Silver Linings Playbook,” a romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by David O. Russell.

She played Tiffany Maxwell, a young widow whose husband died tragically in a car accident. Tiffany falls in love with her dance partner, who has bipolar disorder.

In 2013, she had a role as Everdeen in ” The Hunger Games: Catching Fire .”The film had box earnings of $865 million, making it the highest-grossing film to date.

Jennifer also took a role in ” American Hustle” as Rosalyn Rosenfield. The American black comedy crime film was directed by David. O, Russell. She played the unpredictable wife of Christian Bale.


In “Graham Norton Show,” Jennifer claimed she scratched her ass on sacred ceremonial rocks in Hawaii while filming “The Hunger Games.”This caused an uproar on social media platforms while fans found her culturally insensitive.

Some fans accused her of being homophobic or transphobic after she made statements about her car and characters. She also has a habit of calling herself fat when you can clearly see she is slender.

Lawrence has been political about current affairs. For example, she has talked about Muslim Ban and White Supremacy.

Critics often judge celebrities by their romantic choices. In 2012, she date her X-men costar, Nicholaus Hoult. Moreover, she was in a relationship with Coldplay frontman, who is 13 years older than her.

At 27, she also dates Darren Aronofsky. Since she had been in on-and-off relationships with divorced men, she has been viewed as a homewrecker.

In 2016, she called out a reporter for looking at his phone in a press conference. Lastly, she was recorded dancing drunkenly in a strip club. Some people found it controversial for her younger fans.

Jennifer Lawrence Biography

Date of Birth August 15, 1990
Age  33
Gender Female
Zodiac Sign Leo
Net worth  175 Million USD
Height 1.75 m
Weight 63 kgs
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Parents Gary Lawrence (father) and Karen Lawrence (mother)
Birth Place Indian Hills, Kentucky, US
Relationship Status Married to Cooke Maroney
No of Children 1 (Cy)
Hair Colour Blonde
Eye Colour Blue

Personal life

Here is her relationship timeline:

  • 2010-2014: Nicholas Hoult

The two starred in the “X-Men Franchise.” They started dating on “X-men: First Class.” The two lovebirds dated for five years and broke up in 2014.

  • 2014-2015: Chris Martin

The Coldplay lead singer dated Jennifer for a few months and called it quits. They got back together for half a year and parted ways in 2015.

  • 2015: Liam Hemsworth

They starred together in ” The Hunger Games,” but their romance did not flourish as fans expected.

  • 2016: Chris Patt

The two starred together in “Passengers” and were in a relationship after Chris divorced his wife, Anna Faris.

  • 2016-2017: Darren Aronofsky

He was the director of the “Mother” film. They were in a relationship for a full year and separated in 2017.

  • 2018: Cooke Maroney

Jennifer finally found love with the art dealer, Cooke. The two couples engaged in January 2019 and tied the knot in October 2019. They have a son named Cy together.

Investment and Income Sources

The actress’s income sources come from films. As mentioned above, she has appeared in several popular films. Lawrence has stunning high-end properties and cars. Besides her flourishing acting career, she has ventured into producing, which has increased her earnings. She is the producer for “Bad Blood”, an upcoming Elizabeth Holmes biopic.

Real Estate

Unlike other celebrities, Jennnifer is more low-key when it comes to showcasing luxury. As her acting career took off, she purchased her first L.A home. The Santa Monica townhouse was a 1,400 square-foot, two-bed, two-bath townhouse. The value of the home can be estimated at $897K.

After her first Oscar Nomination for “Winter Rose,” Jennifer Lawrence was no longer a Santa Monica lady. She bought a Beverly Hills house that has four times bigger living space than Santa Monica.

The five-bedroom property looks like an English cottage. It was once owned by Ellen DeGeneres and Jessica Simpson. It is estimated to be around $7-$8 million.

However, the house has a private lap pool and offers privacy and a relaxing atmosphere. Beverly hills homes can sell for more than $ 15 million.

The actress also has an East Coast getaway in New York City. In 2020, she sold an East Side penthouse for about $ 10 million.

She then bought a beautiful home in Manhattan West Village. She paid around $22million for the property. Jennifer rents the unit for around $30,000 a month.

The four-bedroom property is situated in the center of Manhattan. The building has other celebrity owners, such as Jessica Biel, Justin Timberlake, and Ryan Reynolds.

Car Collection

Volkswagen Eos: of course, you would not expect a Hollywood star to drive such a humble car. It features two doors, a convertible roof, and a standard exterior. The sport compact cabriolet was discontinued in 2015 by the German manufacturer.

Chevrolet Volt: this model was discontinued in 2019. It is a fully electric ride that features a 17.1kWh lithium battery.

Tesla Model S: this car was first released in 2012; Jennifer owns a new model released in 2020. The car is a fully-electric 5-door sedan powered by a 100kWh lithium battery.

Audi Q7: This high-end SUV was first launched in 2007. The Audi Q7 features two diesel engines and one petrol engine. All are 3.0-liter V6 engines. It also has different drive modes, including comfort mode and dynamic mode.

Cadillac CTS coupe: the mid-car luxury car has a 6.2-liter V8 engine.

  • Volkswagen Eos $24,000
  • Tesla Model S $79990 -$157,490
  • Chevrolet Volt $35,000
  • Audi Q7 $59,000-$77,620
  • Cardillac CTS Coupe $28,000

Frequently Asked Questions

How old is Jennifer Lawrence?

The TV star was born on 15, 1990, and she is 33 years old.

How much does Jennifer Lawrence charge per film?

According to various news, she charges around $21 million per movie.

How much did Jennifer Lawrence get paid from Hunger Games

In 2012, she made $500,000 in the first Hunger Game series. In 2013, she made $10 million for “Hunger Games: Catching Fire.”


Jennifer Lawrence is a popular TV icon who became the highest-paid actress in 2015-2016. The A-list actress has landed huge roles in the film industry as mentioned above. Furthermore, she participates in charitable foundations, where some are named after her.

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