The Oscar winner spent one day on the set, where she played a young version of Kathleen Turner’s character.
Harry and Lloyd are adding some Oscar-winning star power to Dumb and Dumber To.
Jennifer Lawrence is making a cameo in the sequel, The Hollywood Reporter has learned, reporting to the Atlanta set to play a young version of Kathleen Turner‘s character. Lawrence’s Hunger Games: Mockingjay set is nearby, and sources say the entire cast has visited the Dumb and Dumber To location.
As THR previously reported, the sequel toPeter and Bobby Farrelly‘s 1994 comedy classic will follow Jim Carreyand Jeff Daniels’ dimwitted duo as they embark on another road trip to find Harry’s long-lost daughter.Rob Riggle is also among the cast, which includes Turner,Rachel Melvin, Laurie Holden and Steve Tom.
Lawrence will be seen next in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and recently completed filming David O. Russell‘sAmerican Hustle and X-Men: Days of Future Past. She is in production on the third and fourth installments in Lionsgate’sHunger Games franchise.
In an interview with Jimmy Fallon, Lawrence said that Dumb and Dumber was among her favorite comedies.
“I know every word to Dumb and Dumber, Step Brothers andAnchorman,” she said. Challenged by Fallon to recite a specific line from Dumb and Dumber, Lawrence responded right on cue. Watch the video below.
Dumb and Dumber To is set for a 2014 release via Universal.