The Hunger Games, the movie adaptation of the novel of the same name by Suzanne Collins, was released in 2012. The film follows the story of a young girl named Katniss Everdeen who is forced to compete in a televised fight-to-the-death tournament. The cast of The Hunger Games was made up of some of the most talented actors in Hollywood.
Cast of The Hunger Games
The Hunger Games featured an all-star cast that included Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Donald Sutherland, Wes Bentley, Liam Hemsworth, and many more.
Characters and Actors
Katniss Everdeen was played by Jennifer Lawrence. She was the heroine of the story and was forced to compete in the Hunger Games. Josh Hutcherson played the role of Peeta Mellark, Katniss’ fellow tribute and love interest. Woody Harrelson played Haymitch Abernathy, the alcoholic mentor of Katniss and Peeta. Elizabeth Banks played Effie Trinket, the eccentric escort of Katniss and Peeta. Stanley Tucci played Caesar Flickerman, the host of the Hunger Games. Donald Sutherland played President Snow, the ruthless ruler of Panem. Wes Bentley played Seneca Crane, the head Gamemaker of the Hunger Games. Liam Hemsworth played Gale Hawthorne, Katniss’ best friend and hunting partner.
The Hunger Games was an instant hit when it was released and continues to be a beloved movie. The talented cast and characters make it a must-watch for any fan of the novel or the movie.