We already brought you part one of our list of 15 things you probably did not know about Jennifer Lawrence, and now we’re back with part two! Check out eight more fascinating facts about the powerhouse actress that you definitely (probably) did not know below. You might be surprised by what you find out!
Number Eight: She Was Very Athletic. Lawrence played basketball, softball, and field hockey when she was growing up in Kentucky. Not only that, but she was also a cheerleader! She can even remember some of her high school cheers.
Number Seven: She Played “Girl With the Boobs.” Lawrence shot a pilot for a show that never got picked up, and it was called Not Another High School Show. Her role in the show was just “Girl With the Boobs.”
Number Six: She Is Not Super Obsessed With Hygiene. Lawrence reportedly does not wash her hands after she pees. She says she chooses not to wash them because she is not convinced the washing really gets rid of the germs.
Number Five: She Has a Strange Middle Name. Lawrence’s middle name is actually Shrader.
Number Four: She Is Extremely Patient. Well, she had to be to play the role of Mystique in X-Men: First Class. The makeup took an astounding eight hours to apply. However, for the film’s sequel, she wore a bodysuit and only had to have makeup applied from the neck up. That makeup process still took three hours.
Number Three: She Has Her Mom to Thank for Hunger Games. Lawrence was originally going to turn down the offer to play Katniss in The Hunger Games. Her mom finally convinced her, and after three days of contemplating, she said yes.
Number Two: She Likes McDonald’s. At the 2013 Academy Awards, Lawrence asked her publicist to go get her french fries from McDonald’s when she was on the red carpet. She asked for a lot of ketchup with the french fries as well.
Number One: She Can Skin and Gut a Squirrel. Lawrence learned how to both skin and gut a squirrel for her role in Winter’s Bone. She also learned how to shoot rifles. There truly is nothing this girl can’t do!