Jennifer Lawrence visits kids at Montreal's Shriners Hospital

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.

Hollywood actor is in town shooting next X-Men film

Jennifer Lawrence stopped by the Shriners Hospital while in Montreal shooting the next instalment of the X-Men movie franchise. (Shriners Hospital)

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.