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PEOPLE: Jennifer Lawrence reveals she dropped out of school at 14 -- and says she doesn't regret it

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Jennifer Lawrence (Credit: Associated Press) Jennifer Lawrence (Credit: Associated Press)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Jennifer Lawrence says she dropped out of school at age 14 to pursue acting -- and she doesn't regret it.

According to a report from People magazine, the Louisville native made the comments during a soon-to-be-aired 60 Minutes interview.

To read the People magazine article, CLICK HERE.

Lawrence admits she never received a diploma or a GED, but she says the time she spent forging her acting career was well worth it.

"I wanted to forge my own path," Lawrence said. "I found what I wanted to do and I didn’t want anything getting in the way of it. Even friends, for many years, were not as important to me as my career from the age of 14."

To read more from the interview, CLICK HERE.

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