If you haven’t seen The Hunger Games yet, you might still have caught spoilers of the additional scene that opens the movie. Wes Bentley, who plays Seneca Crane, discusses the scene and the structure of the movie with MTV.
Beware of spoilers please!
“I took my experience [from] seeing reality television now. I don’t feel like we’re far from this,” he explained, referring to the world of “The Hunger Games.” “The things we sacrifice now are not far from that. Right now it’s just your dignity and your heart, sometimes your money…and it’s really not that far from [sacrificing] your life.”