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The Hunger Games SEQUEL nails down a writer! Hey guys thanks for tuning back into clevver movies, Im your host, Tatiana Carrier coming to you from our Hollywood headquarters with the low down on the hunger games!
The original isn't even out until May but studio execs are already thinking about that sequel! According to The Wrap, the sequel has locked in Simon Beaufoy ( who you may know from "Slumdog Millionaire," and "127 Hours") to pen the script for Catching Fire, the sequel to the hunger games.
Gary Ross, who directed "Hunger Games," will also direct the sequel and is supervising the writing of the script.
AS you guys already know, The films are based on Suzanne Collins' bestselling young-adult novels about a nationally televised fight in which teens compete to the death. The Hunger games will release March 23rd and stars Stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson and Liam Hemsworth who are all expected to return for "Catching Fire," which will hit theaters Nov. 22, 2013.
And one more little nugget of info for all our hunger games fans out there, The Hunger Games advance tickets going on sale February 22 so don't forget to mark those calenders!!!
Thanks for watching and we will catch you next time! -- Published on January 17, 2012