Hollywood actor Jennifer Lawrence brightened the day of a number of children at Montreal's Shriners Hospital when she stopped by for a visit on Friday. 

She chatted with children, signed a few casts and posed for photos.

Lawrence is in town shooting the next instalment of the X-Men movie franchise, X-Men: Apocalypse, which is set for a 2016 release.

The Shriners Hospital caters to children with chronic conditions, particularly neuromusculoskeletal disorders.