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Willow Shields on What It's Like Being Jennifer Lawrence's Little Sister

By Lani Conway on
After making her big-screen debut as Primrose Everdeen in 'The Hunger Games', the 14-year-old actress proves she's one to watch. Read Full Story

The Mockingjay Lives! Watch President Snow's Second Panem Transmission

By JJ Duncan on
This time he's got Johanna Mason, too!Read Full Story

Julianne Moore Will Play Alma Coin in 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay'

By Deena Bustillo on
Getty ImagesNothing like some big Hunger Games news to brighten your Friday the 13th: The lovely Julianne Moore has been cast as Alma Coin in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Parts 1 and 2.“Julianne Moore cast as President Alma Coin in @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay” the Lionsgate Twitter account tweeted Friday.The character is the president of District 13 and leads the rebellion against the Capitol in the third installment of the series. See more Julianne Moore pics here:Read Full Story

New 'Catching Fire' Poster Has Katniss All Alone Against the World

By Jill Slattery on
Lionsgate has unveiled a brand new Catching Fire poster on the studio's instagram account, and it looks like Katniss is all alone against the world.The poster shows the Hunger Games survivor standing by herself on a cliff with her trusty bow and arrow. The caption reads, "The sun persists in rising, so I make myself stand," and if our eyes don't deceive us, it looks like the clouds are forming a mockingjay behind our heroine.What do you think of the striking new poster? Hit the comments below...Read Full Story

'Catching Fire' First Look: Check Out a New Effie Trinkett Poster

By Jill Slattery on
First fans got a look at Katniss and Peeta dressed up in their Hunger Games Victory Tour finest. And now comes a brand new portrait of everyone's favorite Hunger Games companion, Effie Trinkett.The Hunger Games: Catching Fire has released a new portrait of Elizabeth Banks' chipper Capitol resident all dolled up and looking very regal (also, perhaps, a bit pensive?). Effie is still rocking her fabulous pink hair and unique makeup in the portrait, and this time she's ditched her Victorian garb...Read Full Story

The First Official 'Catching Fire' Poster Is Here! [PHOTO]

By Jill Slattery on
The Victory Tour is SO on.The first official Hunger Games: Catching Fire poster has been released via the film's official Facebook page, and instead of advertising the movie itself, it cleverly promotes the Victory Tour that Katniss and Peeta will embark on after winning the 74th annual Hunger Games.Along with the photo, this message was posted on Facebook: “The Capitol proudly announces the victors of the 74th annual Hunger Games, Katniss Everdeen & Peeta Mellark, as they embark on this year...Read Full Story

'Hunger Games' Casting News: Meet Jeffrey Wright, Your New BeeTee

By Darrick Thomas on
(Photos: Getty Images)One of the final pieces of the Catching Fire casting puzzle has fallen into place. Today Lionsgate announced esteemed character actor Jeffrey Wright has signed on to play Beetee in the Hunger Games sequel. You may know Wright from solid bit roles in everything from Casion Royale to Source Code to the Angels in America HBO mini-series for which he won a Golden Globe and Emmy. As for what Wright will be doing in Catching Fire, prepare for spoilers. Beetee's Wikipedia...Read Full Story

Two Dudes Rap Their Review of 'Hunger Games,' Hilarity Ensues

By Darrick Thomas on
(Photo: Lionsgate)Bored of stodgy, lifeless film reviews? Wish your favorite critics could flow? Well, a promising new YouTube series might be just what you're looking for. See, we here at Zimbio like to keep you abreast of what's about to go viral before it goes viral, and today we stumbled upon the inaugural installment of "Rap Review," a charming, funny, and smart twist on film criticism. Just two guys with mad skills rhyming their way through the best and worst of pop culture. Up first...Read Full Story

Highlights From 'The Hunger Games' Blu-ray and DVD

By Joe Robberson on
(Lionsgate | Pacific Coast News)The Hunger Games has finally arrived on Blu-ray and DVD, and it's a slightly pared down version of what will be the first in a string of Hunger Games disc releases. This first one has a few cool extras, but no deleted scenes (!) and no gag reel — two essential goodies every movie should ALWAYS include in the special features. So that's disappointing, but here's what it does have. • A two-hour documentary feature: The World is Watching: Making The Hunger Games...Read Full Story

'Hunger Games' Casting News: 'Sex & the City' Actress Lands Role

By Darrick Thomas on
(Photo: Getty Images)Lynn Cohen, the actress most recently known for her role as the judgmental yet sweet immigrant nanny on Sex & the City, has signed on for the upcoming sequel to the Hunger Games, Catching Fire. While the projects are on opposite ends of the spectrum in terms of genre, Cohen's character's name is familiar. Cohen will go from Magda, the Miranda's vibrator-hiding housekeeper, to  Mags, an 84-year-old volunteer tribute for the next Hunger Games. In Catching Fire, the...Read Full Story