Jennifer Lawrence will navigate the arena with Jeffrey Wright in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Lionsgate has just announced that Jeffrey Wright will join Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson in THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE as the character Beetee. Beetee is a tribute and former victor from District 3 and is an expert in electronics and wiring. Beetee is a major character in THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE as well as THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY. Beetee’s clever trap in THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE takes out several other tributes thus helping his team of Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence), Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson) and Finnick Odair (Sam Claflin).
Directed by Francis Lawrence, THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE will star: Jennifer Lawrence (Katniss Everdeen), Josh Hutcherson (Peeta Mellark), Liam Hemsworth (Gale Hawthorne), Sam Claflin (Finnick Odair) Stephanie Leigh Schlund (Cashmere), Jenna Malone (Johanna Mason), Woody Harrelson (Haymitch Abernathy), Phillip Seymour Hoffman (Plutarch Heavensbee), Jeffrey Wright (Beetee), Amanda Plummer (Wiress), Lynn Cohen (Mags), Alan Ritchson (Gloss), Bruno Gunn (Brutus), Meta Golding (Enobaria), E. Roger Mitchell (Chaff) and Maria Howell (Seeder). THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE will be released in theaters on November 22, 2013. (Lionsgate)