As we are waved through by a guard, Paul thoughtfully points out the other houses of note in this wonderland of privacy: There’s Cameron Diaz’s pile, and just over there, Ashton and Mila’s new place.Lawrence’s assistant, Talley, meets me at the front gate and ushers me through the house to the kitchen, where moments later Lawrence appears in a white crop top and faded boyfriend jeans rolled at the ankle.Money never really affected my consciousness, if that makes any sense.”But some old habits die hard. I always want to—it’s cheaper, it’s easier—but there can be 300 perfectly lovely people at the gate and one crazy person who ruins it for everyone, so flying private is great because I don’t have to worry.” A big fake smile spreads across her face: “Is that Suddenly, her phone chimes with the gentle sound of a reminder. “Oh, thank , I can take off my bra,” which she does right in front of me and then tosses it onto her bed. I’ve got a bunch of friends who live really close, thank God. They’re probably getting pretty sick of me.”We head back down to the kitchen.
She just turned 25 a few weeks ago, with a party here; her friends persuaded Kris Jenner to come and present Jen with a cake in the shape of a pile of poop that read, “My knees buckled,” says Lawrence.
“And then I got hammered and talked to her like I think I’m part of the family.”The house had been renovated just before she bought it, so all Lawrence had to do was fill it with furniture.
“It’s a lot of ballsy and not a lot of thinking twice.
One time we laughed so hard our teeth clanked together.” magazine recently reported that Lawrence is the highest-paid actress in the world, having made $52 million in the past year, but as giddy as she is about her new furniture, she doesn’t seem entirely comfortable in such grand, grown-up surroundings.
She is barefoot, tan, and very blonde, her hair cut into a short bob.