Jennifer Lawrence is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. For two consecutive years Jennifer has held the position of the highest paid actress and she has continued to garner widespread recognition in the entertainment industry.
Many describe her as down to earth, and the American sweetheart for her charming personality. So how did the Oscar winning star whose popularity is skyrocketing amass such a fortune as reflected in her net worth yet she is just 26 years old? Keep reading to know more about Jennifer Lawrence’s net worth in 2018.
Jennifer Lawrence Early Life
Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is the daughter of Gary and Karen who gave birth to her in 1990 in the state of Kentucky. She has two other siblings whom made her grow up “tough”.
Lawrence went to school at Kemmerer Middle School in Louisville where she left school and home schooled due to her acting career. At school she used to be a cheerleader and a basketballer.
Lawrence is yet to be married but she used to date Nicholas Hoult who was a costar at X-Men First Class. Currently its reported she is dating Darren Aronofsky. She is a supporter of LGBT community, and hates Donald Trump.
Jennifer Lawrence Career, Awards & Achievement
Jennifer acting career kicked off in 2006 where she got minor roles to play in films such as Company Town 2006, Medium 2007, and The Bill Engvall Show. Her film debut came in year 2008 with Garden Party film where she played the role of troubled young person and that opened the doors to other films such as The Burning Plain 2008 and The Poker House.
Her breakthrough into acting career was when she starred on Winters Bone 2010 film which made her get a nomination at the Academy awards and even receive an award from National Board of Review Awards.
Between 2011 and 2013 Lawrence appeared in several films and television shows. Some of these films and television shows are Like Crazy 2011, X-Men First Class 2011 grossed at $350 million, The Hunger Games 2012 grossing at $690 million (making her highest grossing action heroin of all time)/ catching fire 2013, American Hustle 2013, Saturday Night Live 2013.
From 2014 to present she has been featured in several films and television shows and also, she has some other upcoming projects. Some of the films that she has played a role in are X-Men: Days of Future Past 2014, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 2014/part 2 2015, X-Men: Apocalypse 2016, Passengers 2016, Mother 2017, Jimmy Kimmel Live 2017 among others. Her upcoming projects are Red Sparrow 2018, X-Men Dark Phoenix 2018, among others.
Awards & Achievements
Lawrence has more than once been named among the most 100 influential people in the planet and in addition at one time she was named the most powerful woman in the entertainment industry. Among the actresses she is among the most sexiest and she even set a world record for becoming the highest grossing action heroin of all time. Some of her awards she has won are totaling to 83 and the nominations to 175.some of the awards she has won are 1 Academy Award, 4 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, 3 Golden Globe Awards, 29 Critics associations, 8 Teen Choice Awards, 6 People’s Choice Awards among others.
Net Worth of Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence has a net worth amounting to $130 million. She has earned her money through her acting roles. For several years she has been Hollywood’s highest paid female actor. To understand where she has amassed such a net worth figure her films to date have grossed over $5.5 billion and some like Passenger she is reported to have earned $20 million, It’s also reported that per film Jennifer earnings are $10 million.
Lawrence apart from acting which has made her become one of the richest female actresses as reflected on her net worth she is also a philanthropist. She runs Jennifer Lawrence Foundation which supports various charities.