Young Star of the Year: Jennifer Lawrence

Rolling Stone Magazine called Jennifer Lawrence “The most talented young actress in America”.  Time magazine also named her in their list of the 100 most influential people in the world for 2013. An American actress in her early twenties and best known for her role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games series, Jennifer Lawrence has already had an impressive career, and it has only just begun.

Jennifer LawrenceBorn and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Jennifer Lawrence started from humble beginnings.  She finished high school in Kentucky two years early with a 3.9 GPA.  During her high school career she decided that she wanted to pursue acting and she persuaded her parents to take her to New York City to find a talent agent.

She received a spot as a cast member in 2007 on The Bill Engvall Show where she played … Read the rest