Jennifer Lawrence

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Jennifer Lawrence chats about her archery skills, growing up in Kentucky and her role in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1." (6:45)

>> Stephen: WELCOME BACKEVERYBODY.

MY GUEST TONIGHT IS THE STAR OFTHE CAN THE HUNGER GAMES."

BUT AS THE HOST, THE ODDS AREEVER IN MY FAVOR.

PLEASE WELCOME JENNIFERLAWRENCE.

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ).

HEY, JENNIFER.

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR BEINGHERE.

( CHEERS )NICE TO MEET YOU.

>> HI.

>> Stephen: LOVELY TO HAVE YOUHERE.

>> THANK YOU.

>> Stephen: EVERYONE ISEXCITED, AS YOU CAN SEE.

( CHEERS )>> OKAY!

>> Stephen: FOR THOSE UNDER AROCK, YOU'RE THE OSCAR AND

GOLDEN GLOBE-WINNING ACTRESSBEST KNOWN FOR "WINTER'S BONE"

"X-MEN" MOVIES, "SILVER LININGSPLAYBOOK,"

AND, OF COURSE, THE "HUNGERGAMES"

FRANCHISE.

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ).

SO THE NEXT ONE IS CALLED-- HELPME OUT HERE?

>> MOCKINGJAY, PART 1.

>> Stephen: BECAUSE IT IS THETHIRD INSTALLMENT IN THE RARE

FOUR-PART TRILOGY

>> DON'T TRICK ME WITH MATH.

>> Stephen: I'LL TRY NOT TO.

YOU'RE SUCH A SUCCESS AT SUCH AYOUNG AGE.

YOU'RE 24 YEARS OLD, RIGHT?

>> YES.

>> Stephen: A COUPLE OSCARS. ACOUPLE GOLDEN GLOBES

>> ONE.

>> Stephen: ON OSCAR? YOU SHOULDHAVE GOTTEN TWO.

YOU WERE RIPPED OFF.

BUT AT THIS POINT, AT 24, YOUCOULD JUST START PHONING IT IN

RIGHT NOW.

( LAUGHTER )BECAUSE THINGS ARE GOING SO

WELL.

HAVE YOU EVER THOUGHT OF PULLINGTHE RIP CORD AND GOING

"I'M DONE" AT 24.

>> I HAVE A FEELING IT WILLHAPPEN FOR ME.

I FEEL LIKE I DON'T HAVE TO DOTHAT.

I'M CONSTANTLY WAITING FOREVERYTHING TO FALL APART.

>> Stephen: NO, NO, NO.

YOU COULD RIDE THIS FOR A LONGTIME.

YOU'RE IN THE IN MEMORIAM REELALREADY AT THIS POINT.

>> EVERY TIME MY PHONE RINGS I'MLIKE, "IT'S OVER."

>> Stephen: I'M PULLING THERIP CORD IN 16 MORE SHOWS.

LET'S SAY YOU AND I DROP OUT-->> Audience: OOOOH!

>> Stephen: IT WILL BE FUN.

THE TWO OF US WILL GO FIGHTCRIME TOGETHER.

>> OKAY, YEAH.

>> Stephen: NO ONE WILL KNOW.

WE'LL WEAR LITTLE MASKS.

LET'S TALK ABOUT THE NEW MOVIEAND YOU, BECAUSE KATNISS

EVERDEAN, AREN'T YOU LIKE HER ALITTLE BIT?

BECAUSE YOU'RE FROM KENTUCKY.

ISN'T THAT A LITTLE DISTRICT12IAN PLACE?

THERE'S COAL MINING THERE.

>> THERE IS COAL MINING.

I NEVER VOLUNTEERED FOR ANYTHINGIN MY LIFE.

>> Stephen: NO ONE FORCED YOUTO COME HERE, I HOPE.

>> ESPECIALLY THIS.

>> Stephen: ALL RIGHT.

BUT YOU WERE A NORMAL PERSON.

>> I WAS.

>> Stephen: WELL YOU'RE ASUPERSTAR NOW

>> I WAS AND THEN EVERYTHINGCHANGED.

AND NOW I'M MADE OF RUBBER.

>> Stephen: DO THINGS BOUNCEOFF OF YOU?

>> OH, MY GOD.

NOTHING DOES.

>> Stephen: REALLY?

>> NO, YEAH, NO, I GREW UP INKENTUCKY, I MEAN, NOT SKINNING

SQUIRRELS. ACTUALLY, I HAVESKINNED A SQUIRREL BEFORE.

I CAN'T EVEN SAY THAT.

>> Stephen: YOU JUST CAUGHTYOURSELF IN A LIE.

>> I WAS LIKE JENNIFER, YOU'VEEVEN EATEN SQUIRREL CHILI.

>> Stephen: I THINK WE MADENEWS.

BUT YOU WERE KIND OF PLUCKEDFROM OBSCURITY AT A YOUNG

AGE AND NOW YOU'RE A HERO TO ALOT OF PEOPLE.

DO YOU IDENTIFY WITH YOURCHARACTER AT ALL?

>> NO, IT'S SO DANGEROUS TO SAYTHAT, BECAUSE SHE IS LEADING A

REBELLION TO CHANGE THE WORLD.

BUT I'M LIKE I NEED A NEW JUJEAND NEW LIPSTICK

>> Stephen: WHAT IS A JUJE?

>> A JUJE IS A HAIR FLUFF.

MY HAIR PERSON IS PROBABLYFREAKING OUT RIGHT NOW FOR ME

TOUCHING IT. "JENNY! AGH!"

>> Stephen: OKAY, SO HOW DIDYOU-- HOW-- HOW DID YOU PREPARE

FOR THIS ROLE?

DID YOU HAVE TO ACTUALLY-- DIDYOU DO A RIDE-ALONG?

DID YOU KILL ANYBODY WITH A BOWAND ARROW?

>> YEAH, I DID A RIDE-ALONG WITHA LOT OF REBELS THAT WERE

FIGHTING.

>> Stephen: DO YOU ACTUALLYKNOW HOW TO USE A BOW AND ARROW?

>> I DO, YEAH, I TOOK I CAN'TREMEMBER ANYMORE HOW MANY MONTHS

OF ARCHERY, BUT A LOT OF MONTHSOF ARCHERY FOR THE FIRST MOVIE,

AND A LITTLE BIT LESS MONTBS FORTHE SECOND MOVIE.

>> Stephen: AND THE THIRDMOVIE IS JUST ALL C.G.I.

EXACTLY.

THAT'S IT EXACTLY.

>> Stephen: DID YOU HOLD YOURHAND AND THEY PUT THE BOW IN?

>> I JUST GO "FRA!" AND THENPEOPLE DIE ON SCREEN.

WE'RE LAUGHING BUT THAT'SACTUALLY KIND OF EXACTLY HOW IT

WENT.

( LAUGHTER )>> Stephen: YOU KNOW, I DON'T

WANT TO GIVE AWAY ANY SPOILERS,BUT IS THERE A "MOTHERINGJAY

PART 2?"WE'LL SEE HOW THIS ONE GOES?

>> IT'LL JUST GO STRAIGHT TOTHREE.

YEAH, THERE IS A "MOCKINGJAYPART 2."

>> Stephen: WE HAVE A CLIP OF"MOCKINGJAY PART ONE."

>> THERE HAS BEEN RAMPANTSPECULATION ABOUT WHAT REALLY

HAPPENED IN THE QUARTER QUELL,AND HERE TO SHED A LITTLE

LIGHT ON THE SUBJECT FOR US IS AVERY SPECIAL GUEST.

PLEASE WELCOME MR. PEETAMELLARK.

PEETA, A LOT OF PEOPLE FEEL ASTHOUGH THEY ARE IN THE DARK.

>> YEAH, YEAH, I KNOW HOW THEYFEEL.

>> SO SET THE STAGE FOR US.

TALK US THROUGH.

WHAT REALLY HAPPENED ON THATFINAL AND CONTROVERSIAL NIGHT?

>> FIRST OFF, YOU HAVE TOUNDERSTAND THAT WHEN YOU'RE IN

THE GAMES, YOU ONLY GET ONE WISH.

IT'S VERY COSTLY.

>> YOU'RE ALIVE.

>> Stephen: OH, MY GOD!

( CHEERS AND APPLAUSE )DOES THE MOVIE HAVE A HAPPY

ENDING WHERE ALL THE POOR PEOPLEACCEPT LOW-PAYING JOBS AND NO

UNIONS?

( LAUGHTER )>> CLOSE.

AND A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE DEAD.

BUT ALL IN ALL -->> Stephen: OTHER THAN THAT?

>> UPBEAT.

>> Stephen: VERY UPBEAT.

>> YEAH.

>> Stephen: AS SUCH A NICEPERSON-- YOU'RE KNOWN AS A NICE,

NORMAL PERSON.>> FOR NOW

>> Stephen: WHAT'S IT LIKE-- DOYOU HAVE A PLAN TO FREAK OUT?

>> I'M GOING POSTAL.

>> Stephen: WE COULD PLAN YOURDOWNWARD SPIRAL RIGHT

NOW IF YOU WANT.

WE COULD PICK THE DRUG AND THECRIME.

>> ALL RIGHT.

>> Stephen: HOW ABOUT CRYSTALMETH AND BOOSTING CARS.

>> OH, BAD FOR THE SKIN.

>> Stephen: LAST QUESTION,PEOPLE CALL YOU JLAW, DO YOU

LIKE THAT NICKNAME? >> I DON'T MIND IT.

IT'S ACTUALLY BEEN MY NICKNAMESINCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.

>> Stephen: REALLY.

>> NOT EVEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL,BUT MIDDLE SCHOOL.

>> Stephen: ARE YOUR MOM ANDDAD MLAW AND DLAW?

>> YEAH, WE'RE A PRETTY COOLFAMILY.

>> Stephen: WELL, JLAW, THANKYOU SO MUCH FOR JOINING US.

AND GOOD LUCK WITH YOUR COMINGDOWNWARD SPIRAL.

JENNIFER, THANK YOU SO MUCH.

JENNIFER LAWRENCE, "THE HUNGERGAMES: MOCKING JAY - PART 1",

OPENS NEXT FRIDAY

WE'LL BE RIGHT BACK.

THANK YOU.