This was the first year that ‘The Hunger Games’ have made it to San Diego Comic-Con and with the sequel on the way, the cast and crew made their panel one of the best of the entire weekend. ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ is set to release in November and Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Jena Malone, Willow Shields, Lenny Kravitz and Jeffrey Wright were on the red-carpet to talk about the film.
Yesterday (Saturday) fans got their first look at the new trailer for ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’. The trailer did not disappoint, inside Hall H the fans and press erupted in applause for the clip, which was the first full-length trailer that was released for the film.
Lawrence herself is just coming off an Oscar win, the actor is once again meeting fans as she prepares for returning role of Katniss Everdeen. Lawrence has become an internet darling, loved all over the world not just for her work, but for down-to-earth and approachable image at events. This was no exception.
The original film “The Hunger Games,” quickly became the 13th highest grossing film in history. Also attending the event was the new director Francis Lawrence (Water for Elephants). This new installment is only the second out of the four-movies that are planned to tell the tale. Lawrence spoke about her now iconic character saying, “She’s struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder after the games while living in Victor’s Village, where she never wants for food, and feels useless. She’s adapting to a new life.”
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” will open in theaters on November 22, 2013.