Jennifer Lawrence will share the screen with Sam Claflin as Finnick Odair in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Finally Lionsgate has cast one of the most famous tributes in THE HUNGER GAMES series in Finnick Odair. It’s been confirmed that Sam Claflin (SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN) will fight alongside Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson in THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE as well as THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PARTS 1& 2. There have been a lot of big names up for this part (Robert Pattinson, Taylor Kitsch and Armie Hammer though some of them were long shots) but Sam Claflin has won the role as the former victor from District 4 who has many fans in the Capital and is known for his hunky physique.
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), 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)