Rebel Wilson put everything she had in reprising her Fat Amy role for Pitch Perfect 2, including five-plus weeks of intense training with Cirque du Soleil for her aerial stunt.
KUDOS FROM KING JAMES
Wilson’s dedication to her craft hasn’t gone unnoticed. She was recently recognized by movie reviewer and occasional basketball star LeBron James at his NBA Finals press conference.
LeBron doing movie reviews at his Finals press conference. pic.twitter.com/az9hMtXDa4
— Brendan Porath (@BrendanPorath) June 3, 2015
While James had trouble remembering the name of the film, he had no trouble conjuring Fat Amy. Aside from her stunting and vocal chops, Amy’s relationship with Bumper (Adam DeVine) is the sequel’s most compelling subplot.