Suzanne Collins talks ‘The Hunger Games’ books, Katniss’s family, Peeta and Gale, and lots more

The Hunger Games fandom knows it’s not every day we hear from Suzanne Collins, and so every interview, every appearance is a day to cherish. As it is the tenth anniversary year of The Hunger Games‘s first publication, here is one such day: the author sat down with publisher David Levithan for New York Times to talk about the books and the movies. The interview is an … Continue reading Suzanne Collins talks ‘The Hunger Games’ books, Katniss’s family, Peeta and Gale, and lots more

Authors talk The Hunger Games and Katniss Everdeen’s impact on YA literature

In an essay on the tenth anniversary year of The Hunger Games, YA author Sabaa Tahir (An Ember in the Ashes) discusses her hero, Katniss Everdeen, and the altered YA landscape in the wake of the series’s success. Along with Tahir, Dhonielle Clayton (The Belles) and Leigh Bardugo (Six of Crows), too, contributed to what made Katniss and the books a phenomenon. Read excerpts from the essay … Continue reading Authors talk The Hunger Games and Katniss Everdeen’s impact on YA literature

Amandla Stenberg is TIME’s Next Generation Leader

TIME Magazine’s October cover story focuses on next generation leaders, including rising activists, artists and athletes. The Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg is one of the featured. The story discusses Amandla’s projects, including the YA adaptation, The Hate U Give, in theaters this Friday, and her popular activism which can be traced back to the 2015 video, “Don’t Cash My Cornrows.” Although Stenberg got her start in films … Continue reading Amandla Stenberg is TIME’s Next Generation Leader

Watch: Josh Hutcherson’s music video directorial debut ‘High & Low’

The Hunger Games actor Josh Hutcherson has made his directorial debut with a music video for ‘High & Low’ – a new single by West Coast Massive and Brayton Bowman. Talking to Variety, Josh says: “As an actor you’re limited to only what you can do with your face and body…but as a director you can explore that creativity more. Being able to control all of … Continue reading Watch: Josh Hutcherson’s music video directorial debut ‘High & Low’

Sam Claflin joins ‘The Hunger Games’ co-star Elizabeth Banks in Charlie’s Angels

Sam Claflin is joining the cast of Sony’s Charlie’s Angels reboot. He will be teaming up with his The Hunger Games co-star Elizabeth Banks, who is directing and starring in the project. According to Variety: The film will focus on the next generation of Angels working for the mysterious Charlie. The Townsend Agency has grown considerably and gone global, providing security and intelligence services to a … Continue reading Sam Claflin joins ‘The Hunger Games’ co-star Elizabeth Banks in Charlie’s Angels

Amandla Stenberg discusses her career and working with Jennifer Lawrence

In a story for Variety last month, actress Amandla Stenberg talks about her career, diversity in Hollywood, and more. On working on The Hunger Games at the age of 14, Amandla says, “It was all a dream come true.” “As a kid, it was my favorite book.” She recently saw co-star Jennifer Lawrence at a breakfast event. “She said, ‘Oh, my God, you have boobs!’” Stenberg recalls with … Continue reading Amandla Stenberg discusses her career and working with Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence takes on anti-corruption advocacy in her year off acting

Beginning March earlier this year, Jennifer Lawrence has been on a sabbatical where she’s taken a break from sets. In that time, the actress has been working with Represent.Us, an organization focusing on anti-corruption legislation in the US. Speaking to CBS’s Gayle King on why she decided to take up this mantle, Jennifer says, “It could have been age, it could have been the election Two … Continue reading Jennifer Lawrence takes on anti-corruption advocacy in her year off acting

Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany narrating ‘The Hunger Games’ special edition audiobook

As The Hunger Games turned 10 this year, Scholastic is releasing a special anniversary edition audiobook, narrated by Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany. The audiobook will feature a bonus track Q&A with Maslany. In addition, the CD is packaged with an insert that contains the exclusive content included in the Hunger Games Special Edition print book: an in-depth interview with Collins about the origins of the series, and an engaging … Continue reading Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany narrating ‘The Hunger Games’ special edition audiobook

Watch: First trailer for Jennifer Lawrence-starrer ‘Dark Phoenix’

The first trailer for the latest X-Men movie, Dark Phoenix, is here. Jennifer Lawrence reprises her role of Raven/Mystique, with Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner returning as Jean Grey, the titular Dark Phoenix. In DARK PHOENIX, the X-MEN face their most formidable and powerful foe: one of their own, Jean Grey. During a rescue mission in space, Jean is nearly killed when she is hit by a mysterious … Continue reading Watch: First trailer for Jennifer Lawrence-starrer ‘Dark Phoenix’

People’s Choice Awards nominations for ‘The Hunger Games’ actors

The complete long list of nominations for the 2018 People’s Choice Awards are in. Members of The Hunger Games cast are nominated in various categories. Check them out below: The Movie of 2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story starring Woody Harrelson The Action Movie of 2018 Solo: A Star Wars Story starring Woody Harrelson The Drama Movie of 2018 Adrift starring Sam Claflin Red Sparrow starring … Continue reading People’s Choice Awards nominations for ‘The Hunger Games’ actors