Jennifer Lawrence explains why she quit acting
“It got to a point where she couldn’t do anything right anymore,” the Oscar-winning actress said.
Jennifer Lawrence says she took a break because she felt “everyone was fed up” with her.
After receiving critical acclaim for her performances in ‘Winter’s Bone’ and ‘X-Men: First Class’, Lawrence’s stardom was further boosted when she played lead role Katniss Everdeen in ‘The Hunger Games’ in 2012. Two sequels followed, three Oscar nominations and an Oscar for ‘The Bright Side of Things’ in 2013, as he appeared in 14 films in seven years.
However, after a string of box office disappointments, with things like “Passengers,” “Mother!”, “Red Sparrow,” and “Dark Phoenix” failing to find their audiences, Lawrence felt he wouldn’t. had no choice but to walk away. for a certain time.
“She wasn’t producing the quality she should have,” she recently told Vanity Fair, ahead of her return in Netflix’s star-studded disaster comedy “Don’t Look Up.” “I think everyone was sick of me. I was sick of me. I just got to a point where I couldn’t do anything right. If I walked on a red carpet, it was : ‘Why didn’t he run?’ … I think I’ve been a people pleaser for most of my life.”
“Working made me feel like nobody could be mad at me: ‘Okay, I said yes, we’re doing it. Nobody’s mad.’ So I felt like I got to a point where people just didn’t like my existence anymore, so that made me think that work or your career can bring any kind of peace to your soul. .
Directed by the director of works like ‘The Vice of Power’ and ‘The Big Short’, Adam McKay, in ‘Don’t Look Up’ Lawrence plays Kate Dibiasky, a graduate student in astronomy whose mentor is Dr. Randall Mindy (played by Leonardo DiCaprio). The pair apparently discover a comet hurtling towards Earth, and they embark on a mission to warn humanity through a massive media tour.
Scott Mescudi, Ariana Grande, Ron Perlman, Mark Rylance, Tyler Perry, Jonah Hill, Timothée Chalamet, Cate Blanchett and Meryl Streep are also in the cast.