Giveaway: Win a ‘Hunger Games’ 3-finger salute pendant & more

The newly-launched Filmyr is giving away handmade three-finger salute pendant inspired by The Hunger Games. Details: Symbolic 3-finger salute design ‘May the odds be ever in your favor’ engraved into the necklace Pendant and chain in stainless steel Color: Silver Surface: Glossy Chain length: 50cm + 5cm Pendant size: 4cm x 4cm In addition, a bonus prize includes an exclusive hand-drawn of Katniss Everdeen‘s character poster from Mockingjay: Part … Continue reading Giveaway: Win a ‘Hunger Games’ 3-finger salute pendant & more

‘The Hunger Games’ actress Amandla Stenberg named Feminist Celebrity of the Year

As someone who’s kept up with Amandla Stenberg‘s career and activism over the years, this comes as no surprise that The Hunger Games actress was named Feminist Celebrity Of The Year. Rowan Blanchard (Girl Meets World) shared the title with her. Both the teens tied in an online pole run by the Ms. Foundation For Women organization. “The survey acknowledges celebrities who not only publicly identify as … Continue reading ‘The Hunger Games’ actress Amandla Stenberg named Feminist Celebrity of the Year

Amandla Stenberg writing a comic book for girls of color

Actress Amandla Stenberg, a vocal activist about social issues, is set to become a comic-book writer. NIOBE: She Is Life will feature an elf-human hybrid warrior Niobe Ayutami, loosely based on Amandla, on a journey of self-discovery. “I was drawn to give voice to Niobe and co-write her story because her journey is my journey. I connect to her mixed racial background and quest to discover her innate … Continue reading Amandla Stenberg writing a comic book for girls of color

Amandla Stenberg talks career, college and activism with ELLE

In an exclusive interview with ELLE, The Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg talks about her ambitions, going behind the camera, her now-famous silver braids for prom, moving to college and being an unintentional activist. You’re in a new NBC sitcom, Mr. Robinson. Tell me about your character, Halle. What drew you to her? Well…the history behind the character is kind of complicated because I’ve actually been attached … Continue reading Amandla Stenberg talks career, college and activism with ELLE

‘The Hunger Games’ actress Amandla Stenberg featured in Dazed magazine

Amandla Stenberg is featured in Dazed And Confused magazine. As the magazine notes, the actress “has emerged as one of the most incendiary voices of her generation.” Followers of the actress’s social media accounts would note that Amandla is vocal on today’s defining issues: “I think people discredit teenagers and how wise they can be,” says Stenberg. “Sometimes I meet teenagers who are much wiser than … Continue reading ‘The Hunger Games’ actress Amandla Stenberg featured in Dazed magazine

Amandla Stenberg talks cultural appropriation in a powerful video

In a video posted on her Tumblr, titled ‘Don’t Cash Crop My Cornrows,’ The Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg gives a discourse on appropriating Black culture. “What would America be like if we loved black people as much as we love black culture?” Amandla asks. Watch this powerful video below: http://clandesteen.tumblr.com/post/107484511963/dont-cash-crop-my-cornrows-a-crash-discourse-on Continue reading Amandla Stenberg talks cultural appropriation in a powerful video

Check out these 5 brief moments from the 'Mockingjay' teaser

The teaser trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, from the responses we saw on Twitter and Facebook, got two thumbs-up from everyone. A first look at Katniss, Gale and Cressida were just a few of the many highlights. There were, however, moments that only flashed on the screen for a few seconds, or got swept away in the bigger picture, that we wanted to … Continue reading Check out these 5 brief moments from the 'Mockingjay' teaser

COVERGIRL releases final two looks from the 'Catching Fire' inspired make-up line

COVERGIRL has released the final two looks in its Catching Fire-inspired make-up line, Capitol Covergirl. District 7’s Lumber and District 11’s Agriculture  complete the twelve districts’ look in the collection. Check out the latest released looks, and the previous ones, in the gallery here. District 7’s make-up is possibly my personal favorite one. Which one of these is yours? Let us know! Continue reading COVERGIRL releases final two looks from the 'Catching Fire' inspired make-up line

The Hunger Games cast attends Nick's Kids Choice Awards 2013

Nickelodeon’s 26th Kids Choice Awards 2013 wrapped up a few hours ago at the USC Galen Center, Los Angeles. The Hunger Games was nominated for 4 Awards, and took home the Awards for Favorite Movie and Favorite Book. The cast in attendance included Amandla Stenberg, Alexander Ludwig, Willow Shields and Annie Thurman. Check out lots of high quality photos in the gallery here.    Josh Hutcherson, … Continue reading The Hunger Games cast attends Nick's Kids Choice Awards 2013

New behind-the-scenes photo from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

A new behind-the-scenes photo from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire has surfaced online. As with all on-set photos, this is  potentially a spoiler so head with caution. The photo displays peacekeepers with police dogs in tow. We can assume this is a District 12 / District 11 location, a scene to quell disturbance during the Victory Tour (because of the stage) and was most probably … Continue reading New behind-the-scenes photo from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire