Maybe there was a pharmacy in District 13? Jennifer Lawrence says it’s true that she once took an Ambien before filming a scene for The Hunger Games.
Lawrence’s true confession came during the latest edition of “True Confessions,” Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show game in which players choose to either tell the truth about themselves or convincingly lie.
For Monday’s game, Lawrence was paired with surprise guest John Oliver and Fallon. Both men guessed correctly that Lawrence was telling the truth about the Ambien (“the movies are done,” Lawrence said when asked if she worried about any consequences).
As for Oliver, the Last Week Tonight host unearthed the craziest confession (“confession”) of all: That he had once spent a summer working in the kitchens of Buckingham Palace. Fallon and Lawrence interrogated his method of transportation (“I flew in on an umbrella, you racist”) but what ultimately did Oliver in was claiming he had once made the queen a feta cheese omelette. Fallon declared the queen would never eat feta cheese, and Oliver had to agree.
“That is true,” he said. “You’re right, she would never eat feta cheese. It’s too Greek.”
Oliver’s true confession was that had once been “thrown out of a Tokyo sauna for not being naked enough,” but that’s a story for another time.
Watch the clip below.