Skip Nav

Jennifer Lawrence Talking About Her Breakup and Amy Schumer

The, Um, Interesting Way Amy Schumer Cheered Up Jennifer Lawrence After Her Breakup

Sometimes, it takes a really awful, borderline-cruel prank from a friend to cheer you up. That was especially the case for Jennifer Lawrence, who was steeped in sadness after her breakup with Darren Aronofsky in November 2017. The couple had been dating for about a year, keeping their relationship relatively private. In fact, they didn't make their red carpet debut until September, two months before their split! In the wake of the breakup, Jennifer's good friend Amy Schumer decided she'd try to cheer her up.

On Watch What Happens Live, Jennifer described the prank Amy played as a way of, um, comforting her heartbroken friend. "When Darren and I first broke up, I told [Amy] and I was really sad," she said. "The next day I got a bouquet of flowers delivered and I said, 'What is this?' I bring the bouquet of flowers in and there was a note that says, 'I'm so sorry to hear you're gonna die alone. Love, Amy.'" It's just the kind of prank only a close friend could play and just the kind of off-brand and dark humor that will make you laugh, even on a sad day.

Vanessa Hudgens and Austlin Butler Break Up
See Photos of the Schitt's Creek Cast at Critics' Choice
See Photos of the Celebrities at Diddy's 50th Birthday Party
Camila Mendes and Charles Melton Break Up
Justin Hartley and Chrishell Stause Break Up
Kacey Musgraves and Gigi Hadid at the 2019 CMA Awards
Joey King's Quotes About Jacob Elordi in The Kissing Booth 2
Solange's Instagram Post About Separating From Alan Ferguson
Taylor Swift Cried Hearing Selena Gomez's New Song
Was Rihanna at Drake's 33rd Birthday Party?
Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning's Friendship Pictures
Kit Harington's Quotes About Sophie Turner at ACE Comic-Con
Latest Celebrity and Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds