November 22nd marks the big return for the winners of the 74th Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark! Watch the all new trailer for the highly anticipated sequel The Hunger Games: Catching Fire... HERE!
Jennifer Lawrence returns as the star to the successful Hunger Games series as the heroine Katniss Everdeen. Alongside continuing the efforts are Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark, Liam Hemsworth as Gale Hawthorne, among the many returning, who did not parish, from the first film.
Newbies to the film are Sam Claflin (Snow White and the Huntsman) as the sultry Finnick Odair, Jena Malone plays the coveted role as Johanna Mason (Donnie Darko, Sucker Punch), Amanda Plummer (Pulp Fiction), Jeffrey Wright (Casino Royale), and joining the ranks is Philip Seymour Hoffman who will fills the role as Plutarch Heavensbee.
‘Catching Fire’ will follow the novel written by Suzanne Collin. The Hunger Games sequel’s screenplay has been adapted by Simon Beaufoy (Slumdog Millionaire). Francis Lawrence who previously directed Water for Elephants will direct ‘Catching Fire’.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire will again immerse Katniss and crew into the Quarter Quell, the 75th Hunger Games. Finnick Odair and Johanna Mason are two opponents who stand in the way of Katniss and her goal. If you have read the book you will know their roles, though if not, Finnick and Johanna are quite the thrilling characters to watch for!