Jennifer Lawrence has been in 9 movies, 2 TV movies, 4 TV shows, and 3 movies that are yet to be released. Her latest movie, The Hunger Games, was released on March 23, 2012. It has been a huge box office success and many feel her role as Katniss Everdeen has made her into a full-blown movie star. The Hunger Games made $19.7 million in its first day, which broke the US box office record for a non-sequel.
Her last movie before that was X-Men: First Class (2011), in which she played Mystique/Raven. In 2011, she was also in The Beaver and Like Crazy. She was nominated for an Oscar for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her role as Ree in the 2010 drama Winter's Bone.
Her first major role in a motion picture was as the lead character in The Poker House in 2008. In 2008, she also had smaller roles in the films The Burning Plain and Garden Party. From 2007 to 2009 she had a major role in the TV series "The Bill Engvall Show," playing the daughter of the main character. She also appeared in a few episodes of the TV shows "Medium," "Cold Case," and "Monk." She was in the TV movies "Not Another High School Show" in 2007 and "Company Town" in 2006.