Amandla Stenberg featured in Out; talks ‘The Hate U Give’ and more

Amandla Stenberg, along with Casey Cott (Riverdale) and Anthony Ramos (A Star Is Born), is featured on the cover of Out magazine for their ‘Faces of Fall’ story. Amandla, who will be seen in Black Lives Matter movement-inspired The Hate U Give this fall, talks about identity and Hollywood, and their latest projects including The Darkest Minds and Where Hands Touch. On The Hate U Give: “Growing up, I … Continue reading Amandla Stenberg featured in Out; talks ‘The Hate U Give’ and more

Happy birthday, Jennifer Lawrence!

Today, August 15, is the birthday of actress Jennifer Lawrence, who we celebrate as Katniss Everdeen. Jennifer turns 28 today. Jennifer has won Academy, Golden Globe, BAFTA and several other major awards, for her performance over the years. While The Hunger Games movies have come to a close, we recently saw her in mother! and Red Sparrow. She will reprise her role of Raven/Mystique in the upcoming X-Men: Dark Phoenix. All of us … Continue reading Happy birthday, Jennifer Lawrence!

Watch: New trailer for Mahershala Ali-starrer ‘Green Book’

The first official trailer for Green Book, the upcoming movie starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen (Lord of the Rings) is here. Watch it below: When Tony Lip (Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to … Continue reading Watch: New trailer for Mahershala Ali-starrer ‘Green Book’

Natalie Dormer to narrate ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’ audiobook

Pottermore has announced that actress Natalie Dormer (Cressida) will be narrating the audiobook, Harry Potter: A History of Magic. The book will delve into the history of real-life magic and explore some of J.K. Rowling’s magical inventions, alongside their folkloric, cultural and historical forebears. From Audible: Throughout Harry Potter: A History of Magic, Dormer leads listeners through an audio journey like no other, delving into real-world magical texts and … Continue reading Natalie Dormer to narrate ‘Harry Potter: A History of Magic’ audiobook

Watch: First trailer for The Hate U Give starring Amandla Stenberg

The first trailer for Amandla Stenberg-starrer The Hate U Give was released Sunday night at the BET Awards. The Hate U Give, based on a YA novel of same name, follows Starr Carter as she witnesses the fatal shooting of her best friend by a police officer. Watch the trailer below: The movie will release on October 19 later this year. It also stars Regina Hall, Russell Hornsby, … Continue reading Watch: First trailer for The Hate U Give starring Amandla Stenberg

Happy birthday, Katniss Everdeen!

Today, May 8th, is the birthday of the Mockingjay – Katniss Everdeen! I kept telling myself if I could only hold out until May, just May 8th, I would turn twelve and be able to sign up for the tesserae… Katniss, hailing from District 12, made her first appearance in front of Panem as a Tribute in the 74th Annual Hunger Games, and went on to … Continue reading Happy birthday, Katniss Everdeen!

Watch: Woody Harrelson gives Han Solo advice in new ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer

Disney has released the first full-length official trailer for the new Star Wars anthology movie. With incredible footage from the movie, The Hunger Games fans will also recognize a familiar scenario: Woody Harrelson, Han Solo’s mentor in the movie, offers him some Haymitch-style advice. Solo: A Star Wars Story, directed by Ron Howard, stars Alden Ehrenreich (Beautiful Creatures), Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Donald Glover (Spider Man: Homecoming), … Continue reading Watch: Woody Harrelson gives Han Solo advice in new ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer

‘Riverdale’ star KJ Apa joins Amandla Stenberg’s ‘The Hate U Give’

Actor KJ Apa, who plays the leading role of Archie Andrews in Riverdale, is joining Fox 2000’s The Hate U Give. Apa is replacing Kian Lawley after videos surfaced of the latter saying racist slurs. Fox 2000 has authorized a little over a week for the reshoots. The movie is led by Amandla Stenberg, who plays the role of Starr Carter. Based on a book of same name, the … Continue reading ‘Riverdale’ star KJ Apa joins Amandla Stenberg’s ‘The Hate U Give’

Official trailer for ‘The Darkest Minds’ starring Amandla Stenberg and Gwendoline Christie

20th Century Fox has released first trailer and poster for The Darkest Minds, adapted from a novel of same name by Alexandra Bracken. The movie stars two The Hunger Games actors, Amandla Stenberg and Gwendoline Christie. Watch the trailer below: The Darkest Minds opens in theaters on August 3, 2018. Have you read the novel? Continue reading Official trailer for ‘The Darkest Minds’ starring Amandla Stenberg and Gwendoline Christie

Happy 6th anniversary to ‘The Hunger Games’ movie!

Six years ago today, March 23, the movie adaptation of The Hunger Games hit the theaters. At the time of its release, the film’s opening weekend gross was the third-highest in North America. Here’s a throwback video of director Gary Ross at the midnight screening of the movie.   Do you remember when you first saw The Hunger Games? Continue reading Happy 6th anniversary to ‘The Hunger Games’ movie!