Fast food! Rebel Wilson gets slammed by Halal food cart while filming hilarious scene for Isn’t It Romantic

Rebel Wilson isn’t afraid to sacrifice her body for the sake of comedy. 

The 37-year-old star was spotted performing a seriously slapstick stunt while shooting her new film Isn’t It Romantic in NYC on Monday.

The Aussie actress went all in for the scene, hunkering down as a Halal food cart zoomed forward, eventually slamming the starlet to the ground.

Appetite for danger! Rebel Wilson isn't afraid of getting hurt for the sake of comedy. On Monday she was seen getting slammed with a food cart on set of Isn't It Romantic in New York

Appetite for danger! Rebel Wilson isn't afraid of getting hurt for the sake of comedy. On Monday she was seen getting slammed with a food cart on set of Isn't It Romantic in New York

Appetite for danger! Rebel Wilson isn’t afraid of getting hurt for the sake of comedy. On Monday she was seen getting slammed with a food cart on set of Isn’t It Romantic in New York

The 37-year-old actress was clad in a grey cardigan, a black tank and pants which she paired with a haphazard bun upon her head for the scene.

She put on a fierce face for the stunt, gritting her teeth and standing wide as a fully stocked kebab-cart charged forward at a startling speed.

Though she braces herself for the impact, Rebel was bowled over by the food cart, later seen writhing in pain on the concrete.

She fell for it! The 37-year-old actress was clad in a grey cardigan and a haphazard bun upon her head for the stunt scene

She fell for it! The 37-year-old actress was clad in a grey cardigan and a haphazard bun upon her head for the stunt scene

She fell for it! The 37-year-old actress was clad in a grey cardigan and a haphazard bun upon her head for the stunt scene

Fast food! The Sydney native put on a fierce face for the stunt, gritting her teeth and standing wide as a fully stocked kebab-cart charged forward at a startling speed

Fast food! The Sydney native put on a fierce face for the stunt, gritting her teeth and standing wide as a fully stocked kebab-cart charged forward at a startling speed

Fast food! The Sydney native put on a fierce face for the stunt, gritting her teeth and standing wide as a fully stocked kebab-cart charged forward at a startling speed

Taking the hit: Though she braces herself for the impact, Rebel was bowled over by the food cart, later seen writhing in pain on the concrete

Taking the hit: Though she braces herself for the impact, Rebel was bowled over by the food cart, later seen writhing in pain on the concrete

Taking the hit: Though she braces herself for the impact, Rebel was bowled over by the food cart, later seen writhing in pain on the concrete

It looked like there was at least one perk to getting attacked by a rogue food cart, as Rebel – real name Melanie Elizabeth Bownds – was spotting nibbling on a falafel while she reeled from the hit.

The cast and crew did several takes of the stunt, making sure that they got the perfect footage for the romantic comedy.

The comedienne got some tips from part of the crew who modeled the best way for the actress to hit the pavement without hurting herself. 

Stunt snack: There was at least one perk to getting attacked by a rogue food cart, as Rebel was spotting nibbling on a falafel as she reeled from the hit

Stunt snack: There was at least one perk to getting attacked by a rogue food cart, as Rebel was spotting nibbling on a falafel as she reeled from the hit

Stunt snack: There was at least one perk to getting attacked by a rogue food cart, as Rebel was spotting nibbling on a falafel as she reeled from the hit

Helping hand! Rebel got some tips from part of the crew who modeled the best way for the Pitch Perfect actress to hit the pavement without hurting herself

Helping hand! Rebel got some tips from part of the crew who modeled the best way for the Pitch Perfect actress to hit the pavement without hurting herself

Helping hand! Rebel got some tips from part of the crew who modeled the best way for the Pitch Perfect actress to hit the pavement without hurting herself

Talents from Oz: The Pitch Perfect actress is starring in Isn't It Romantic besides fellow talent from Down Under Liam Hemsworth

Talents from Oz: The Pitch Perfect actress is starring in Isn't It Romantic besides fellow talent from Down Under Liam Hemsworth

Talents from Oz: The Pitch Perfect actress is starring in Isn’t It Romantic besides fellow talent from Down Under Liam Hemsworth

The Pitch Perfect actress is starring in Isn’t It Romantic besides fellow talent from Down Under Liam Hemsworth.

The film flips the romantic-comedy genre on its head, with Rebel playing a young woman who ‘mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy.’

Isn’t It Romantic, which is being directed by Todd Strauss-Schulson, is set for a 2019 release.

Getting meta! Isn't It Romantic flips the rom-com genre on its head, with Rebel playing a young woman who 'mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy'

Getting meta! Isn't It Romantic flips the rom-com genre on its head, with Rebel playing a young woman who 'mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy'

Getting meta! Isn’t It Romantic flips the rom-com genre on its head, with Rebel playing a young woman who ‘mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy’

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