EW’s Portrait of The Hunger Games Cast from Comic-Con


EW has posted this stunning portrait of The Hunger Games cast who made appearances at San Diego Comic-Con. I can’t get over how beautiful this photo is of the cast!

What do you think about the portrait?

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The Hunger Games Cast at Comic Con San Diego


There’s sure to be a lot of Hunger Games love at this year’s Comic Con in San Diego.  For those lucky enough to go, if they head to the Lionsgate booth they will get the chance to not only get a hold of exclusive Blu-Ray Disc box art cover but have it signed by some of cast.

So who could you meet?  Lionsgate has announced that  Alexander Ludwig (Cato), Amandla Stenberg (Rue), Dayo Okeniyi (Thresh), Isabelle Fuhrman (Clove), Jack Quaid (Marvel) and Willow Shields (Primrose Everdeen) will be on hand to meet fans on  Saturday, July 14 at 11:00 am and 5:00 pm.

There will also be an exclusive Comic-Con Hunger Games poster at the Lionsgate booth across the four days of the convention.

Fan-Made Photos: Katniss, Peeta and Rue


Source: http://theyrenotgonnapickyou.tumblr.com/

EW Released New Hunger Games Movie Stills


EW has released a bunch of news stills from the movie, that they’ve tagged for their site.  You can check them out below, and hopefully they’ll be released by Lionsgate as well, soon.

Source: EW

Hunger Games Inspired Tea


One of our readers discovered a website called adagio that sells many different types of tea. Seems a Hunger Games fan is in their midst, as there are quite a few tea blends inspired by characters from the story!

We searched through the site and found teas named after KatnissPeetaCinnaEffie,Finnick, and Rue. Click on each name to read the description for each of the teas – they reflect the characters quite well!

Isabelle Fuhrman Comments on Racist Tweets From Fans


You’ve likely heard the disgusting news about some Hunger Games “fans” complaining on Twitter about Amandla Stenberg playing Rue in the movie because of the fact that she’s African American (same racist complaints were also made about Lenny Kravitz and Dayo Okeniyi). We don’t even think it’s necessary to take a side on this because the right and wrong sides of the argument are so very clear. E! Online talked with Isabelle Fuhrman last night about the entire controversy, and we couldn’t agree with her thoughts more:

“I think Amandla was fantastic in it, and she’s so beautiful,” Isabelle Fuhrman, who plays Clove in the movie, exclusively told me last night at the Valentino store opening in Beverly Hills. “She’s exactly how I imagined her to be. “I think it’s just terrible,” she continued. “She’s such an amazing actress and she’s so sweet. I guess people read things differently and imagine things different, but I think she was the perfect choice for Rue.”

E! Online also shared this statement Amandla released this morning:

“As a fan of the books, I feel fortunate to be part of The Hunger Games family,” Amandla, 13, said in a statement released earlier today. “It was an amazing experience; I am proud of the film and my performance. I want to thank all of my fans and the entire Hunger Games community for their support and loyalty.”

You can read the full article at E! Online. Also check out our friend Kaleb Nation’s thoughts on the issue in this great video.

Video: Young Hollywood Interviews Amandla Stenberg & Dayo Okeniyi


Young Hollywood recently chatted with both Amandla Stenberg and Dayo Okeniyi about The Hunger Games.

Amandla on being a fan of The Hunger Games books, begging her agent for a Rue audition, her audition process, her fashion sense, pulling pranks on set and more.


Dayo on his audition for Thresh, preparing for the role, working with Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson and more.

 

Listen to ‘Deep In The Meadow’ Lullaby by Sting


Sting has done his own rendition of Rue’s Lullaby ‘Deep In The Meadow‘ from The Hunger Games. Take a listen to it here, and you can go to iTunes to download it!

Videos: Official Interviews with Hunger Games Cast – Tributes


Lionsgate released these on-set interviews with the cast of The Hunger Games. Read the listing at the beginning of each video for the topics the actor talks about.