[Updated] Lionsgate to build ‘The Hunger Games’ theme park attractions in the US and China

On the heels of a stage show in London, the Exhibition Tour and attractions in Dubai, Lionsgate is now seeking to build The Hunger Games-themed rollercoasters and “other rides based on the movie.” Yep. You read that right. We heard the report about a theme park in Atlanta, and now New York Times is confirming the news. What’s more, a second theme park is being built in Macau … Continue reading [Updated] Lionsgate to build ‘The Hunger Games’ theme park attractions in the US and China

Lionsgate exploring possible ‘The Hunger Games’ theme park options in Georgia

Georgia, where majority of The Hunger Games movies have been filmed, may be the first location to get a possible theme park. Hypable discovered the Atlanta Business Chronicles report on Lionsgate being in early talks for a franchise theme park at Georgia’s Bartow County, near Atlanta. NBC 11 also notes in a video report that the talks are in an “advance” stage, and there’s a good possibility … Continue reading Lionsgate exploring possible ‘The Hunger Games’ theme park options in Georgia

'Mockingjay' filming wraps up in Atlanta; crew headed to Europe now

As we reported previously, the filming for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 was nearing an end in Atlanta, where the crew also shot Catching Fire and Mockingjay: Part 1. Producer Nina Jacobson and director Francis Lawrence both took to Twitter to announce that the filming in Atlanta has now officially wrapped up and they are moving to Europe to film the rest of the scenes. I send a big thank you … Continue reading 'Mockingjay' filming wraps up in Atlanta; crew headed to Europe now

'Mockingjay' crew building new sets in Griffin, GA; filming begins this week

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay crew has been spotted building new sets around the mills in Griffin, Georgia. The set is located off of Experiment Street. Pictures from the set-up have surfaced online, courtesy OLV, which show a stage with exterior walls being built around it. Check out the photos in the gallery here.   Continue reading 'Mockingjay' crew building new sets in Griffin, GA; filming begins this week

Photos: Fire and smoke on the set of 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' in Thomaston

Filming for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2 is progressing in and around Georgia state. Yesterday, October 14, the crew began filming at the Martha Mills in Thomaston, as previously reported. The Upton Post has updated their Facebook page with new pictures, which display fire and black smoke around the Martha Mills. In another tip that we received, residents have informed us that … Continue reading Photos: Fire and smoke on the set of 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' in Thomaston

Photos: Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth film 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay'

New pictures from the set of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay have surfaced online. Featuring Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth, the photos show a tender moment between the two. Check them out in the gallery here. As readers will recall, [SPOILER] Peeta Mellark was kidnapped at the end of the 75th Hunger Games, and Katniss and Gale spent a lot of time together in District 13, … Continue reading Photos: Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth film 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay'

Photos: Jennifer Lawrence filming 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' in Georgia

New pictures of Jennifer Lawrence from yesterday’s filming on the set of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay have emerged online. While earlier we’ve only seen Jennifer around the set, this is her in full Katniss Everdeen gear, sporting brown hair. Check out pictures in the gallery here. Given that she was snapped in shorter hair just a few days ago, it looks like they’re going for … Continue reading Photos: Jennifer Lawrence filming 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay' in Georgia

'Mockingjay' filming locations in GA; casting extras for "medical staff", "rebellion victims"

Several location for the filming of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2 are being reported for the week. While some of the crew is setting up in Dawson County in Georgia to shoot scenes on Thursday, OLV has heard that they are filming at Screen Gems Studio in Atlanta along with some filming in downtown near the Georgia Dome. In addition, new casting … Continue reading 'Mockingjay' filming locations in GA; casting extras for "medical staff", "rebellion victims"

Photos: Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth on the set of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

Filming for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2 has officially begun, with most of the main cast spotted in and around Atlanta. Popsugar posted some pictures from the set of the movie, and we get a first look at Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth. Looks like Liam is in his Soldier Hawthorne gear. Check out the pictures in the gallery here:   What … Continue reading Photos: Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth on the set of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

Second casting call for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay in Atlanta seeks "severely thin" extras

Catrett Locke Casting Agency in Atlanta has sent out the second casting call for Mockingjay – or Untitled Trilogy Part 2, as they call it, after the first one was sent out in June. Read the call below: SEEKING VERY THIN TYPES-SEVERELY THIN We are seeking men and women that are extremely thin. We need all ages, ethnicities and looks. Character faces and more….  Please … Continue reading Second casting call for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay in Atlanta seeks "severely thin" extras