Jennifer Lawrence was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016, with her films grossing more than $6 billion globally. She was named to Time’s list of the world’s 100 most influential people in 2013 and to Forbes’ Celebrity 100 list from 2013 to 2016. Lawrence, 31, is expecting her first child, according to People magazine, in September 2021. She was recently seen wearing floral overalls and a leather bag while walking through New York City, revealing her growing baby bump.
She was spotted out and about in June 2018 with a mysterious man, who turned out to be New York City-based art gallerist Cooke Maroney, according to the internet. The couple married in October 2019 during a lavish weekend in Rhode Island, despite keeping their relationship mostly hidden before the engagement. He is currently the director of the Gladstone Gallery in New York City, which has a prestigious clientele. Maroney has previously collaborated with sculptor Matthew Barney and painter Carroll Dunham, according to The Cut.
Jennifer Lawrence made her acting debut in the 2006 television pilot Company Town, which never aired and was never sold. She went on to guest star in a number of television shows, including Monk (2006) and Medium (2007). Lauren, the rebellious teenage daughter of a family living in suburban Louisville, Colorado, was her first role as a series regular on the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show.
Lawrence made her breakthrough in Debra Granik’s independent drama Winter’s Bone (2010), based on Daniel Woodrell’s novel of the same name. In the film, she played 17-year-old Ree Dolly, a poor adolescent in the Ozark Mountains who looks after her mentally ill mother and younger siblings while searching for her father, who has gone missing. She moved to the Ozarks a week before filming began to live with the family who inspired the story, and she learned to fight, skin squirrels, and chop wood in preparation for the role.
Lawrence starred as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, a 2012 adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ first book in the Hunger Games trilogy. Lawrence was initially hesitant to accept the part because of the film’s grand scale, despite being a fan of the books. She agreed to participate in the project after her mother persuaded her. Jennifer Lawrence prepared for the role by practicing archery, rock and tree climbing, hand-to-hand combat techniques, and other physically demanding activities. She sustained an injury while practicing for the role after colliding with a wall. The Hunger Games generally received positive reviews, with Lawrence’s portrayal of Katniss Everdeen receiving particular praise.
Cooke Maroney, despite being married to an Oscar winner, is one of the few Hollywood spouses who isn’t involved in the industry. He married the actress just over a year after first reported that they were dating. Cooke Maroney works as a gallery director in New York City. He previously worked at the Gagosian, another esteemed NYC gallery, and is an NYU Alum! With art, Maroney followed in his father’s footsteps. James Maroney and Suki Fredericks, Maroney’s parents, own an Oliver Hill Farm in Leicester, Vermont. His parents, according to Medium, were tired of raising their son in the city and decided to relocate to the north to start a farm.
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Laura Simpson, the actress’s best friend, has introduced Lawrence and Maroney. “They met through Laura, Jen’s friend… It’s been a few weeks since they started dating. Early on in their relationship, a source told Page Six, “They’ve been very private and careful not to be seen together.” While the couple doesn’t often talk about their relationship publicly, various sources have told tabloids that they have something incredibly special. In August 2018, a source told People, “She is smiling as I have never seen her do with any of her previous boyfriends.”
The actress rarely speaks about her boyfriend in public, but when she does, she is open about her feelings for him. She sent the netizens into a yearning frenzy as she told Entertainment Tonight in June 2019: “Well, he’s just the best person I’ve ever met in my entire life,” adding that accepting Maroney’s proposal was a “very, very easy decision.”
Jennifer Lawrence was spotted with a “massive ring” during a dinner outing with her man at Raoul’s in New York City, confirming the couple’s engagement back in 2019! The couple tied the knot in Rhode Island!