The images were not framed by the press — or received by audiences — as scandalous ; if anything, the easy embrace and ownership of the sexuality suggested by the photos simply reaffirmed her Cool Girl image. But if Lawrence did any or all of those things, would we listen? But for someone like Jennifer Lawrence — whose image was formed on the basis of a smattering of behaviors between the ages of 22 and 24, during her precipitous rise to superstardom — it can become an albatross. What Lawrence does with the coming year off from acting — politically, but also performatively — will dictate just how intractable her image will become. Lawrence could be easygoing, yes. She was pissed — and spoke with a fury that would surface in the revelations of MeToo. Will she actually go on a college tour, to places like her home state of Kentucky, to fight corruption in politics?
Vienna. Age: 29.
She was one of the biggest female stars in the world — yet somehow managed to disappoint at every turn.
Neriah. Age: 25.
Jennifer Lawrence Is A Prisoner Of Her Cool Girl Image
The more people understood Cool Girl—ness as emblematic of J. Off camera, Lawrence said and did plenty of non—cool girl things. But does Jennifer Lawrence deserve our sympathy?