Happy birthday, Katniss Everdeen!

Today, May 8th, is the birthday of the Mockingjay – Katniss Everdeen! I kept telling myself if I could only hold out until May, just May 8th, I would turn twelve and be able to sign up for the tesserae… Katniss, hailing from District 12, made her first appearance in front of Panem as a Tribute in the 74th Annual Hunger Games, and went on to … Continue reading Happy birthday, Katniss Everdeen!

Watch: Woody Harrelson gives Han Solo advice in new ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer

Disney has released the first full-length official trailer for the new Star Wars anthology movie. With incredible footage from the movie, The Hunger Games fans will also recognize a familiar scenario: Woody Harrelson, Han Solo’s mentor in the movie, offers him some Haymitch-style advice. Solo: A Star Wars Story, directed by Ron Howard, stars Alden Ehrenreich (Beautiful Creatures), Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Donald Glover (Spider Man: Homecoming), … Continue reading Watch: Woody Harrelson gives Han Solo advice in new ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ trailer

Official trailer for ‘The Darkest Minds’ starring Amandla Stenberg and Gwendoline Christie

20th Century Fox has released first trailer and poster for The Darkest Minds, adapted from a novel of same name by Alexandra Bracken. The movie stars two The Hunger Games actors, Amandla Stenberg and Gwendoline Christie. Watch the trailer below: The Darkest Minds opens in theaters on August 3, 2018. Have you read the novel? Continue reading Official trailer for ‘The Darkest Minds’ starring Amandla Stenberg and Gwendoline Christie

Happy 6th anniversary to ‘The Hunger Games’ movie!

Six years ago today, March 23, the movie adaptation of The Hunger Games hit the theaters. At the time of its release, the film’s opening weekend gross was the third-highest in North America. Here’s a throwback video of director Gary Ross at the midnight screening of the movie.   Do you remember when you first saw The Hunger Games? Continue reading Happy 6th anniversary to ‘The Hunger Games’ movie!

Video: Jennifer Lawrence reveals the memento she kept from ‘The Hunger Games’

In a video interview with BBC Radio 1, Jennifer Lawrence talks about movies and her work. She’s also asked about the best memento she’s kept from her movie roles, and of course, Katniss’s bow makes the cut. Watch an excerpt from the video below: "Did you guys know I was in The Hunger Games?" 🏹😂 Jennifer Lawrence tells @AliPlumb about the best memento she's kept from … Continue reading Video: Jennifer Lawrence reveals the memento she kept from ‘The Hunger Games’

Watch: Super Bowl spot for Jennifer Lawrence-starrer ‘Red Sparrow’

Amid all the trailers and spots during the Super Bowl on Sunday night, including Woody Harrelson‘s Solo: A Star Wars Story, we also got a new spot for Red Sparrow. Jennifer Lawrence stars as Dominika Egorova, a young spy trained by Sparrow School. Watch the spot below:   Red Sparrow is directed by Catching Fire and Mockingjay: Part 1 & 2 alum Francis Lawrence. The movie hits theaters March 2, 2018. Continue reading Watch: Super Bowl spot for Jennifer Lawrence-starrer ‘Red Sparrow’

Hollywood women, including The Hunger Games alum, launch anti-harassment action plan

In the wake of the recently unmasked power imbalance and rampant harassment in Hollywood, three hundred women in the industry including actresses, writers, directors, producers, executives and more have unveiled an action plan against the menace. The Hunger Games alum Jennifer Lawrence, Amandla Stenberg, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore are part of the initiative, named Time’s Up. Announced by New York Times, the initiative includes concrete goals like a legal … Continue reading Hollywood women, including The Hunger Games alum, launch anti-harassment action plan

Gary Ross credits ‘The Hunger Games’ for inspiration behind ‘Ocean’s 8’

If you’re living under a rock – the all-female heist movie, Ocean’s 8, dropped its first trailer yesterday. The movie is directed by The Hunger Games alum, Gary Ross. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Ross talks about the influence of Katniss Everdeen, a woman protagonist, on Ocean’s 8 as a deliberate choice of project. “When I did Hunger Games I had so many people warn me that it could never be … Continue reading Gary Ross credits ‘The Hunger Games’ for inspiration behind ‘Ocean’s 8’

Jena Malone talks working on ‘The Hunger Games’ movies

In the latest installment of AV Club’s feature, Random Roles, they talk to actress Jena Malone about her career. Of course, the chat turns to The Hunger Games. AVC: That might be the performance of yours that most seems like you had an absolute ball playing a character. JM: Oh my goodness. I was so happy. It was everything I wanted. For me, what that film represents is the … Continue reading Jena Malone talks working on ‘The Hunger Games’ movies

First look at The Hunger Games-inspired makeup line by Storybook Cosmetics

In January this year, Storybook Cosmetics announced their official collaboration with Lionsgate on a makeup line inspired by The Hunger Games. After almost a year, Storybook posted a teaser image on their Instagram. It shows a gold compact with an embossed Mockingjay. View this post on Instagram COMING SOON. A post shared by @ storybookcosmetics on Nov 10, 2017 at 4:15pm PST Going by the image, … Continue reading First look at The Hunger Games-inspired makeup line by Storybook Cosmetics