The film adaptations of Mockingjay have been announced: Part 1 is scheduled to be released November 21, 2014, and Part 2 is going to be released November 20, 2015. This follows what the actors in The Hunger Games have been saying about signing on for four films. Based upon Lionsgate's renaming of the film for Catching Fire, it is known that the last films will be called The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. While filming in Atlanta, Georgia it was revealed that both parts will be shot back-to-back.
All of the actors whose roles continue into the final films are set to reprise their roles in Mockingjay. Francis Lawrence has been confirmed as director for both Mockingjay films, following his helming of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. Both Films are currently in post-production according to IMDB.
- Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen
- Josh Hutcherson as Peeta Mellark
- Liam Hemsworth as Gale Hawthorne
- Woody Harrelson as Haymitch Abernathy
- Sam Claflin as Finnick Odair
- Philip Seymour Hoffman as Plutarch Heavensbee
- Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket
- Donald Sutherland as President Snow
- Willow Shields as Primrose Everdeen
- Jena Malone as Johanna Mason
- Meta Golding as Enobaria
- Jeffrey Wright as Beetee Latier
- Stef Dawson as Annie Cresta
- Paula Malcomson as Mrs. Everdeen
New Characters Introduced:
- Natalie Dormer will portray Cressida in both movies.
- Evan Ross will portray Messalla in both movies.
- Julianne Moore will portray President Alma Coin in both movies.
- Lily Rabe will portray Commander Lyme in both movies.
- Mahershala Ali will portray Boggs in both movies.
- Patina Miller will portray Commander Paylor in both movies.
- Wes Chatham will portray Castor in both movies.
- Elden Henson will portray Pollux in both movies.
- Omid Abtahi will portray Homes in both movies.
- Misty Ormiston will portray Leeg 1 in both movies.
- Kim Ormiston will portray Leeg 2 in both movies.
- Robert Knepper will portray Antonius in both movies.
- ↑ David Robert (2011-11-18). Woody Harrelson Talks 'Hunger Games'. MTV. Retrieved on 2011-12-30.
- ↑ Rebecka Schumann (2013-09-24). 'Mockingjay' Movie Starts Filming In Atlanta; Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth Spotted On 'The Hunger Games' Set [PHOTO]. ibtimes.com. Retrieved on 2014-01-24.