Jennifer Lawrence featured in 'Marie Claire'; new interview and photoshoot

Jennifer Lawrence is the cover story for the upcoming June issue of Marie Claire. A few outtakes, including the cover, have been released online. Check them out in the gallery here. An excerpt from the story can be read below: CHOICE WORDS On her candor:”I’m not like, ‘I’m a rebel; I’m out of control.’ I just don’t think about things before I say them or do … Continue reading Jennifer Lawrence featured in 'Marie Claire'; new interview and photoshoot

'Mockingjay' actors talk Jennifer Lawrence, working on the movie and more

In two separate interviews, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay actors Evan Ross (Mesalla) and Mahershala Ali (Boggs) discuss their experience of working on the movie. Ross tells E!Online how the cast and crew are  working hard on the production, and how Jennifer Lawrence is “incredible”: “Jennifer Lawrence is one of the coolest people I’ve ever met,” Ross, who plays Messalla in the Hunger Games: Mockingjay movies, told me while promoting … Continue reading 'Mockingjay' actors talk Jennifer Lawrence, working on the movie and more

Elizabeth Banks talks Jennifer Lawrence, Mockingjay and Philip Seymour Hoffman

Elizabeth Banks recently did an interview with Cosmopolitan where she talked about Pitch Perfect 2, Mockingjay, Jennifer Lawrence eating her birthday cake and Philip Seymour Hoffman.  You can read her interview below. On a daily basis, Elizabeth Banks is either 1) hanging out with Anna Kendrick, 2) hanging out with Jennifer Lawrence, and/or 3) generally being Effie-rvescent (yup, I went there). While promoting her Listerine … Continue reading Elizabeth Banks talks Jennifer Lawrence, Mockingjay and Philip 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

Watch: Three 'Catching Fire' German TV Spots with new Katniss and Gale, Plutarch footage!'

With the movie just weeks away, a lot of spoilery trailers and TV spots for Catching Fire are being released. Three new German TV spots include footage from the movie, featuring new scenes with Katniss Everdeen and Gale Hawthorne right after the latter’s whipping scene, Plutarch Heavensbee in the Control Room, Finnick Odair and more. Watch the spots below: Continue reading Watch: Three 'Catching Fire' German TV Spots with new Katniss and Gale, Plutarch footage!'

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

Happy birthday Woody Harrelson and Philip Seymour Hoffman!

Today, July 23rd, is the birthday of two The Hunger Games: Catching Fire actors – Woody Harrelson and Philip Seymour Hoffman. Woody plays Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark’s mentor and District 12 Victor, Haymitch Abernathy. He turns 52 today. Philip was cast as the new Head Gamemaker Plutarch Heavensbee last year and we will see him on-screen for the first time in Catching Fire later … Continue reading Happy birthday Woody Harrelson and Philip Seymour Hoffman!