Francis Lawrence, Jennifer Lawrence talk about Katniss and "Mockingjay"

A new article from the LA Times shares new insights on The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1.  The article has Jennifer Lawrence, Francis Lawrence, and Nina Jacobson talking about Katniss, Mockingjay Filming, and the death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman.  You can read this article below. In a barren Georgia warehouse on a cold January day, Jennifer Lawrence was doing something unusual for the young … Continue reading Francis Lawrence, Jennifer Lawrence talk about Katniss and "Mockingjay"

Watch: Philip Seymour Hoffman in a new animated short film

Heartbreaking as it is to watch and listen to this, there’s a new animated short featuring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, who played the role of Plutarch Heavensbee and who we will still see in the upcoming Mockingjay movies. About five minutes long, the video is part of the Blank On Blank series produced in collaboration with PBS Digital Studios. Watch ‘Philip Seymour Hoffman on Happiness’ below, where … Continue reading Watch: Philip Seymour Hoffman in a new animated short film

PHOTOS: Official 'Mockingjay: Part 1' stills featuring Plutarch, Coin and more!

With the launch of TheHungerGamesExclusive.com, we finally have a long, long awaited look at The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1. New stills from the movie featuring Plutarch Heavensbee, President Coin, Haymitch Abernathy and Beetee, along with behind-the-scenes stills featuring Francis Lawrence, Nina Jacobson and Mahershala Ali, who plays Boggs, are now available to us. Check out the pictures in the gallery here. A video of Julianne Moore discussing President Coin, Jennifer Lawrence and more can be seen … Continue reading PHOTOS: Official 'Mockingjay: Part 1' stills featuring Plutarch, Coin and more!

'Hunger Games' Filmmakers to Re-Create Phillip Seymour Hoffman

News has just come out that the filmmakers of The Hunger Games: Mockinjay may use CGI technology to re-create Phillip Seymour Hoffman for a final scene in the movie.  You can read more about it below. LOS ANGELES: Philip Seymour Hoffman did not finish filming the last two installments in the blockbuster “Hunger Games” series before his death — but digital technology may help filmmakers … Continue reading 'Hunger Games' Filmmakers to Re-Create Phillip Seymour Hoffman

Philip Seymour Hoffman's death leaves one major 'Mockingjay: Part 2' scene unfilmed

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died a sudden, tragic death on February 2nd. While we cannot help but be awfully sad about the situation, we must also look forward to what his demise means for the remaining two movies in The Hunger Games series, where he played the role of Plutarch Heavensbee, the head Gamemaker-turned rebel. Earlier statements from Lionsgate have confirmed that Hoffman had completed all of his … Continue reading Philip Seymour Hoffman's death leaves one major 'Mockingjay: Part 2' scene unfilmed

[Updated] Philip Seymour Hoffman dies at 46; Lionsgate, 'Hunger Games' crew release statements

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman who played the role of Plutarch Heavensbee in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was found dead in his NYC apartment earlier today, February 2, 2014. His family has released a statement: “We are devastated by the loss of our beloved Phil and appreciate the outpouring of love and support we have received from everyone,” the statement read. “This is a tragic and sudden … Continue reading [Updated] Philip Seymour Hoffman dies at 46; Lionsgate, 'Hunger Games' crew release statements

Photos: 'Catching Fire' Special Screening in New York

Today, November 20th, was a special screening of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire in New York City.  Those in attendance were Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jena Malone, Sam Claflin, Jeffrey Wright, Stanley Tucci, Francis Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, and Lynn Cohen.  You can view photos in our gallery here. Continue reading Photos: 'Catching Fire' Special Screening in New York

New The Hunger Games: Catching Fire still featuring Plutarch Heavensbee

Capitol Couture’s latest character profile features the new Head Gamemaker for the 75th Hunger Games, Plutarch Heavensbee. Along with a new still from the movie, the profile includes a new quote from Heavensbee, which can be read below: “As an artist, the games will provide me with almost unlimited creative freedom,” says Heavensbee, who is always circumspect about the details. “Allowing for the event itself … Continue reading New The Hunger Games: Catching Fire still featuring Plutarch Heavensbee

Photos: 20 character images including Katniss, Peeta, Finnick, Haymitch, Effie and more from Catching Fire

The Hunger Games Explorer revealed new images of Catching Fire characters, along with descriptive bios for each of the actors portraying them. The images include Katniss Everdeen, Peeta Mellark, Gale Hawthorne, Haymitch Abernathy, Finnick Odair, Effie Trinket, Johanna Mason and lots of other new and returning characters. Check out all the new images in the gallery here. Continue reading Photos: 20 character images including Katniss, Peeta, Finnick, Haymitch, Effie and more from Catching Fire

Photos: Official high-resolution Catching Fire stills featuring President Snow, Plutarch Heavensbee and Haymitch Abernathy

Two of the stills from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, which have been published earlier this year in separate issues of Entertainment Weekly, featuring Donald Sutherland as President Snow and Philip Seymour Hoffman and Woody Harrelson as Plutarch Heavensbee and Haymitch Abernathy are now available to us in official high resolution still form. The stills show great detail on the three character’s wardrobe. Check them out in the … Continue reading Photos: Official high-resolution Catching Fire stills featuring President Snow, Plutarch Heavensbee and Haymitch Abernathy