Several magazines are coming out with special collector’s editions for Catching Fire. Us Weekly is one of them with a 130+ photos and exclusive interviews in their edition.
They posted an excerpt from their feature where Josh Hutcherson talks about Katniss and Peeta’s evolving relationship in the sequel.
For those disappointed with the lack of romance in the first installment, fear not! Hutcherson, 21, who plays tribute Peeta Malark, tells Us, “The kissing scenes are really hot!”
“Peeta and Katniss’ relationship is not all good. But you get to see more of it — which I like a lot,” Hutcherson reveals.
Discussion also involves the huge bridal dress that Katniss will be wearing during the Tributes’ Interview:
“I’d never want my bride to wear that dress,” Hutcherson told Us. “It’s so over the top! But for the Capitol, it’s perfect.”
To create the perfect look, Indonesia-based couturier Tex Saverio worked closely with the film’s costume designer Trish Summerville to give off the illusion of the “Girl on Fire.”
“We laser-cut the metal cage into a fire-like bodice and applied thousands of Swarovski crystals for an ethereal effect,” Saverio revealed. “It took two months to complete!”
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