'Mockingjay Part 2' finishes principal photography! #ThankYouTHGCast

Three years since the news broke that Jennifer Lawrence has been cast as Katniss Everdeen, and Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth will play the role of Peeta Mellark and Gale Hawthorne respectively, we are here, ultimately. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 principal photography wraps up today, with the final scene having been filmed. One scene left… — Francis Lawrence (@Hibbits) June 20, 2014 That's a wrap! — Francis Lawrence (@Hibbits) June … Continue reading 'Mockingjay Part 2' finishes principal photography! #ThankYouTHGCast

Lionsgate releases 'Mockingjay: Part 1' propaganda posters

Capitol PN has delivered on its promise of #OnePanem and unveiled new posters celebrating the District Heroes, the common people of the Districts of Panem. Okay, so THAT is good propaganda marketing on Lionsgate CMO Tim Palen’s part, who, we have figured is amazing at his job. It celebrates the idea of “happy” people in Panem, when Mockingjay: Part 1 heralds the Rebellion to change everything … Continue reading Lionsgate releases 'Mockingjay: Part 1' propaganda posters

Lionsgate team talks marketing 'Mockingjay' movies, filming in Europe and more

Lionsgate team talked to Variety about the marketing of the final two movies in The Hunger Games franchise, revealing that they looked at the two movies as one eight-hour long movie. Tim Palen adds, “A big part of the second film was growing the franchise, and the greatest potential was international,” he says. “We did a major presentation to distributors in Cannes, and did six premieres outside … Continue reading Lionsgate team talks marketing 'Mockingjay' movies, filming in Europe and more

Vanity Fair debuts new 'Catching Fire' portraits featuring Peeta, Finnick, Gale and more

Vanity Fair has debuted a collection of new portraits from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, taken by Tim Palen. We have seen the Katniss Everdeen portraits previously in scans, but the article includes new pictures of Finnick Odair, Gale Hawthorne, Effie Trinket and more. Check them out in the gallery here. One of the big overarching themes for all the books is this idea of … Continue reading Vanity Fair debuts new 'Catching Fire' portraits featuring Peeta, Finnick, Gale and more

New Catching Fire character portraits featured in Vanity Fair

The upcoming Special 100th Anniversary October issue of Vanity Fair magazine features an amazing spotlight on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, which includes new pictures of Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in her wedding dress. The pictures can be seen in the gallery here. Director Francis Lawrence talks the theme of the books, including PTSD, “One of the big overarching themes for all the books … Continue reading New Catching Fire character portraits featured in Vanity Fair

Lionsgate partners with Net-A-Porter to launch Catching Fire fashion collection

Lionsgate has partnered with Net-A-Porter, the world’s premier online luxury fashion and beauty retailer, to launch an exclusive new fashion collection inspired by The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, the studio announced Wednesday morning. The luxury clothing line “Capitol Couture by Trish Summerville” consists of 16 ready-to-wear pieces as well as jewelry and leather goods inspired by “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and designed by Trish Summerville, … Continue reading Lionsgate partners with Net-A-Porter to launch Catching Fire fashion collection

New portrait of Peeta Mellark from Catching Fire; interview with Tim Palen, Lionsgate CMO

A new portrait of Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark has surfaced online. The portrait features Peeta in the same costume as in the previously released Capitol Portraits. Check out the full photo in the gallery here. The portrait was shared by Tim Palen, Lionsgate CMO, who also talks The Hunger Games, Catching Fire and more in an interview: JM: HOW CHALLENGING WAS IT TO APPEAL … Continue reading New portrait of Peeta Mellark from Catching Fire; interview with Tim Palen, Lionsgate CMO