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  • The only girl to be born on the Lawrence side of the family in fifty years. Her parents have been married for over thirty years.
  • For her role in Winter’s Bone (2010), Lawrence learned to skin squirrels, chop wood, and fight.
  • Plays guitar.
  • Lawrence graduated from high school two years early in order to begin actings.
  • Lawrence was discovered by a photographer while visiting New York with her mom in 2005, which led to her landing an agent.
  • Is the second youngest Oscar nominee for best actress in a leading role. Only Keisha Castle-Hughes for Whale Rider (2002) was younger.
  • Fan of Jeff Bridges.
  • Appeared in two Sundance Grand Jury Prize winners in a row: Winter’s Bone (2010) and Like Crazy (2011).