As the sequel to 2011’s X-Men: First Class looms near, actor Nicholas Hoult has made a commitment to being mature when it comes to working with his ex-girlfriend Jennifer Lawrence.
Hollyscoop caught up with the rising star who, despite their past relationship, said that he is excited to get to work with the Silver Linings Playbook actress again.
The actor told us that pre-production on the action feature is currently underway, which requires body scans for CGI finagling and some adjustments in his diet.
“I am going to start eating a lot and start gaining weight,” he said.
Hoult relayed this same professionalism to the UK’s London Evening Standard, telling this outlet: “We had a great time making that first film..."
Meanwhile, we can only imagine that Jennifer—being maestra of all-things-awesome that she is—is being just as cooperative.
Though, you’ve got to admit it’s going to be pretty awkward when it comes time again to do scenes like this: