Jennifer Lawrence says fame has ruined her personal life.
'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' star claims her high-profile acting career
has robbed her of her freedom and she regrets not being able to hang
out in coffee shops any more without fans hounding her.
told Spanish website Mujerhoy.com: ''My personal life is now ruined.
I've had to create a new one and get used to this new life. It's hard
and it takes time, but I'm sure I will get it.
mourning my old life. I miss that. I don't want to forget what it's like
going to a coffee shop and people looking at me like a normal person. A
part of me can't get used to it and it makes me sad.''
23-year-old actress - who landed an Oscar earlier this year for her
performance in 'Silver Linings Playbook' - is best known for her
portrayal as selfless heroine Katniss Everdeen in 'The Hunger Games'
franchise, and she admits to feeling just as uncomfortable as her
alter-ego when she was first thrust into the spotlight.
Jennifer explained: ''It is funny how she and I have made this trip
together from the beginning. In the first movie they force her to wear
make-up, wear dresses and people talk about things that she doesn't
''I know exactly how she feels ... I experienced
the same thing. This can be a very weird world, but after a while,
you're not afraid anymore and you can handle it.''