Kravitz rose to prominence playing Christina in The Divergent Series (2014–16) and Leta Lestrange in the Fantastic Beasts film series (2016–2018), and appeared as Toast the Knowing in Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) and voiced Catwoman in The Lego Batman Movie (2017) and Mary Jane Watson in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018). She has had starring roles in numerous independent films, including Dope (2015), Adam Green’s Aladdin (2016), and Gemini (2017). She earned praise for her lead roles in the HBO drama series Big Little Lies (2017–2019), which earned her a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination, and the Hulu romantic comedy series High Fidelity (2020).
Kravitz will reprise her role as Catwoman in Matt Reeves’ DC film The Batman (2022). In addition to acting, Kravitz works as a fashion model and musician. As of 2017, she is the face of YSL Beauté. Kravitz has also starred in campaigns for Tiffany & Co., Vera Wang, Balenciaga, Alexander Wang, Coach New York, Tumi, and Calvin Klein. She fronts the band Lolawolf and released the albums Calm Down in 2014 and Tenderness in 2020.