The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Casts Jeffrey Wright As Beetee

By: Katey Rich Jeffrey Wright, the character actor and theater veteran who seemingly shows up in every other movie, has become the latest– and quite possibly the last– actor added to the massive lineup for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Lionsgate announced today that they’ve cast him as Beetee, the former tribute from District 3 who has knowledge about electronics that becomes very, very valuable … Continue reading The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Casts Jeffrey Wright As Beetee

Mags Cast In Hunger Games: Catching Fire

By: Kristy Puchko Since The Hunger Games opened huge, blowing away even the highest expectations of its box office projections, movie fans have been giddily speculating on who might be cast in its sequel, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Based on the second novel in Suzanne Collins bestselling YA trilogy, the film follows Katniss on a new adventure, where the fame and prizes from her … Continue reading Mags Cast In Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Catching Fire May Have Chosen Its Finnick, Mags And Beetee

By: Katey Rich After what’s seemed like months of run-arounds and rumors and shortlists and wishful thinking, we finally have what looks like a frontrunner to play Finnick in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire…. and it’s probably not who you’re hoping. Not to say anything against Sam Claflin, who Variety reports is the choice to play Finnick in the sequel, but you probably don’t know … Continue reading Catching Fire May Have Chosen Its Finnick, Mags And Beetee

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Adds Amanda Plummer As Wiress

By: Katey Rich With still no official information about who’s playing either Finnick or Johanna Mason (though Jena Malone is your likely bet for the latter), we’re getting more information about the casting for some of the smaller characters in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Last week Philip Seymour Hoffman was officially confirmed as Head Gamesmaker Plutarch Heavensbee, and now Lionsgate has announced that Amanda … Continue reading The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Adds Amanda Plummer As Wiress