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  • Farrelly Brothers Tracked Down 'Blind Billy' On Facebook To Cast Him In 'Dumb And Dumber' Sequel

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    Child star Brady Bluhm became briefly famous in 1994 after appearing in the Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels hit film, "Dumb and Dumber."
    Blum played "Blind Billy," a kid who characters Harry and Lloyd take advantage of by selling him a dead bird for $25.
    Here's Bluhm as Billy in 1994. You may recall him stroking the bird with his now-famous phrase, "Pretty bird":
    Dumb and DUmber pretty bird brady bluhm
    Fast forward to nearly 20 years later and Bluhm is now a 30-year-old man with a wife and baby. 
    According to his Facebook page, he moved behind the scenes after his child acting with jobs including sound engineer and is currently employed by an educational software company.
    So when the Farrelly brothers started working on "Dumb and Dumber To" earlier this year, they wanted to bring back Bluhm — but had a hard time finding him.
    Eventually, the Farrelly bros  who are writing, directing, and producing the sequel  turned to Facebook.
    When they found him, Bluhm was asked to re-audition for the role and landed the job, according to a TMZ report.
    Here's Bluhm today:
    Yes, it's really him---Billy in 4C today! #DumbTo pic.twitter.com/RUh7OUrEkG — Farrelly Brothers (@farrellybros) September 25, 2013
    Both Bluhm and the bird are bigger:
    Brady Bluhm Dumb and Dumber
    Bluhm posted this photo to his Facebook from set: Brady Bluhm Child Star Dumb and Dumber Blind Billy
    After shooting, he's returned home to his wife, Abbie, and daughter, Faye:

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