Lionsgate's OFFICIAL Press Release on T Bone Burnett and Danny Elfman composing for The Hunger Games

While reports of Danny Elfman composing for The Hunger Games was already out, here is Lionsgate’s official press release confirming the same: Santa Monica, CA, June 28, 2011– LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, today announced an unprecedented film music collaboration between Academy Award® winner and two time nominee T Bone Burnett (CRAZY HEART, COLD MOUNTAIN) and four time Academy Award® nominated composer … Continue reading Lionsgate's OFFICIAL Press Release on T Bone Burnett and Danny Elfman composing for The Hunger Games

"The Hunger Games" Director Gary Ross Prepping Another Action Adventure

Gary Ross is in the middle of shooting The Hunger Games, so I have no idea how he has the time to start planning his next project, much less another one involving action out in the wilderness. But apparently the guy has no use for downtime, and according to Variety, he’s planning a sci-fi action film with Carey Mulligan called Outback. You can guess from … Continue reading "The Hunger Games" Director Gary Ross Prepping Another Action Adventure

No 'Hall H' panel for The Hunger Games at Comic Con

“The Hunger Games” won’t compete for attention in Hall H at Comic-Con International. Lionsgate executives say the film’s intense shooting schedule in North Carolina and cast calendar conflicts made it impossible to put together a worthy all-star panel for the movie that arrives in theatres in March and stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Elizabeth Banks, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland. For … Continue reading No 'Hall H' panel for The Hunger Games at Comic Con

The Hunger Games Collector’s Edition & Movie Companion Now Available for Pre-Order!

The Hunger Games Collector’s Edition and the Official Illustrated Movie Companion, announced by Scholastic in mid-June, are now available for pre-order! The definitive collector’s edition of the New York Times bestselling The Hunger Games will include a special slipcase featuring exclusive new mockingjay artwork. The astonishing bestseller, now in a deluxe, slipcased collector’s edition featuring exclusive new Mockingjay artwork. ——————————————————– The Hunger Games: Official Illustrated … Continue reading The Hunger Games Collector’s Edition & Movie Companion Now Available for Pre-Order!

Gallery Update: Scans of Jennifer Lawrence article in Marie Claire UK

Scans from Marie Clare UK’s June issue, outtakes of which were previously added to the gallery – are noW available online, courtesy our affiliates JLF.com. The final article throws more light on the vivacious, original personality of the Katniss Everdeen actress. “It’s The Hunger Games, based on the best-selling trilogy and touted as the next, yes another, Twilight (for which she auditioned for the role … Continue reading Gallery Update: Scans of Jennifer Lawrence article in Marie Claire UK

Lenny Kravitz talks The Hunger Games, Cinna and Jennifer Lawrence!

In a detailed new interview with CNN, Lenny Kravitz talks his upcoming album Black and White America, and then The Hunger Games, his opinion on the dystopian world, as well as Cinna being the heart of the series: CNN: And speaking of your acting experiences, you’ve been cast as Cinna in “The Hunger Games.” Have you read the books? Kravitz: Of course. I’m really excited … Continue reading Lenny Kravitz talks The Hunger Games, Cinna and Jennifer Lawrence!

Video: Twilight's Xavier Samuel calls The Hunger Games next big franchise

Australian actor Xavier Samuel, who played Riley in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, was interviewed by NextMovie at the MTV Movie Awards Red Carpet. He talks about wrapping up Twilight, and then talks about The Hunger Games, calling it the next big franchise. The talks turn to THG at 1:01: http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:uma:videolist:nextmovie.com:1665192 Thanks for the tip, HG Girl on Fire! Continue reading Video: Twilight's Xavier Samuel calls The Hunger Games next big franchise

Hunger Games tributes Isabelle Fuhrman and Ian Nelson answer fans' questions

Continuing the tradition laid down by Alexander Ludwig, last week, followed by Annie Thurman, we have two more The Hunger Games tributes talking to fans on Twitter. Last night, Isabelle Fuhrman and Ian Nelson took to twitter conducting a Q&A with fans. Isabelle Fuhrman (Clove): Q: how did you get started acting? A: well, I always liked playing dress up and pretending and one day … Continue reading Hunger Games tributes Isabelle Fuhrman and Ian Nelson answer fans' questions

Hunger Games Fandom Naming Poll: Last Runoff!

The Hunger Games Fandom Naming Poll has gained a lot of momentum beyond anything we thought, and thanks to the amazing fan input we’ve all got down to the final names: Mockingjays and Tributes. A last runoff becomes necessary because there was a difference of only eight votes between the two. So here’s the final poll, make your voice count: stLight.options({publisher:’18355ba4-a04c-4a33-a76f-847aadfc0f80′, onhover:false}); Click Here forPollOnlineSurveyConjoint … Continue reading Hunger Games Fandom Naming Poll: Last Runoff!