Hunger Games News Archive
Hunger Games' Elizabeth Banks Still In Shock Over Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death! Watch Her Today Show Interview HERE!
Not only will all of
America Panem miss Plutarch Heavensbee, Effie Trinket herself is still dealing with the sad news.
“I’m still processing it. I really am in shock. He is an absolutely amazing actor, respected by everyone and part of our family at The Hunger Games. We will miss him terribly, and obviously, really upset for his children and his partner. It’s just a tragedy.”
It really is such a monumental tragedy, Elizabeth. Our hearts go out to his partner and his children as well during this extremely trying time.
Ch-ch-check out her interview…AFTER THE JUMP!!!
Jennifer Lawrence Somberly Returns To The Hunger Games: Mockingjay's Set After Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death!
It must be hard for Katniss to say goodbye to this Gamemaker!
This heroine's spirits must be crushed to hear about her co-star's recently lost battle to an addiction he's been battling for years, especially since one final, emotional scene still had to be shot with PSH.
We'd imagine every actor is at a loss knowing they can never share a scene with this exceptional artist.
We hope he's at peace with the old Gamemaker upstairs.
[Image via Pacific Coast News.]
Rest in peace, Plutarch.
We reported earlier that Philip Seymour Hoffman's death wouldn't affect the release date of the two final Hunger Games: Mockingjay installments, but his passing left one major and emotional scene unfilmed!
According to a Lionsgate exec, the film will be adjusted in a way that will make fans satisfied, and maintain Philip's golden acting standard:
He's back and is definitely still a sight to see!
Losing Philip was a terrible ordeal, but as they say, the show must go on!
Among those who returned to set on Tuesday afternoon, Liam Hemsworth was spotted decked out in a grey uniform, preparing to film a scene in a large office building!
But alas Jennifer Lawrence was no where to be found!
Isn't Gale supposed to be keeping a close eye on Katniss when they reunite in Mockingjay?!
Hm, we can only imagine how this will all play out on the big screen. More shots of Gale & Katniss together, please!!
[Image via Pacific Coast News.]
Jennifer Lawrence Taking A Year-Long Hiatus After The Hunger Games? We Volunteer As Tribute To Change Her Mind!
Say it ain't Snow! SRSLY did President Snow put her up to this?!
According to a recent interview, J.Law's going off the grid
in District 13 after she completes her time in Panem:
Jennifer Lawrence & The Hunger Games Family Mourn Philip Seymour Hoffman: Read Their Heart-Wrenching Statement HERE!
This breaks our hearts all over again!
We already heard that Philip Seymour Hoffman's death won't delay the release of The Hunger Games flicks, but we can't even BEGIN to comprehend what his castmates and crew members who grew to love him are going through.
Even though it's likely no words can describe the pain they feel in his absence, Jennifer Lawrence, Suzanne Collins, and the rest of the Hunger Games posse expressed their condolences in a statement.
The team said:
Philip Seymour Hoffman's Tragic Death Will Affect The Hunger Games Franchise, But Not The Films' Release Dates
As many fans around the world know, Philip was working on the final installment of The Hunger Games. His role of Plutarch Heavensbee was pivotal in Catching Fire, and even more important in the upcoming Mockingjay.
So will this tragedy affect the movie? Will the role need to be recast? According to sources,