The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 features an all-star cast of characters. While some of the cast has appeared in all 4 The Hunger Games movies, some came in during Catching Fire while others came in during Mockingjay. Those that appeared in all 4 movies are Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Donald Sutherland, Stanley Tucci, Willow Shields, Paula Malcomson and Philip Seymour Hoffman.
The Cast of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
Jennifer Lawrence was born in Louisville, KY on August 15, 1990. She has won several awards for her role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games movies including the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in an Action Movie, the Guinness World Record for Highest Grossing Action Heroine, the Kid’s Choice Award for Best Female Performance and the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actress. Besides The Hunger Games movies, Lawrence has also appeared in other successful films including Silver Linings Playbook and American Hustle.
Josh Hutcherson was born in Union, KY on October 12, 1992. Like Lawrence, Hutcherson has won awards for his role as Peeta Mellark in The Hunger Games movies including the MTV Movie Award for Best Male Performance and the Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy. Besides The Hunger Games movies, he has also appeared in movies such as RV and Bridge to Terabithia.
Liam Hemsworth was born in Melbourne, Australia on January 13, 1990. He has two older brothers who are also actors: Luke and Chris. Liam plays the role of Gale Hawthorne in The Hunger Games movies and has also appeared in other movies such as The Last Song and The Expendables 2.
Woody Harrelson was born in Midland, Texas on July 23, 1961. In The Hunger Games films, Harrelson plays the role of Haymitch Abernathy. Many people will remember him from the television show Cheers as well as movies like White Men Can’t Jump, Zombieland and Natural Born Killers.
Elizabeth Banks was born in Pittsfield, MA on February 10, 1974. She has won a few awards for her role as Effie Trinket in The Hunger Games movies including the MYV Movie Awards for Best On-Screen Transformation. She has appeared in several television shows including Scrubs and 30 Rock as well as movies like the Spider-Man trilogy and The Lego Movie.
Donald Sutherland was born in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada on July 17th, 1935. He is the father of actor Kiefer Sutherland. Sutherland has appeared in numerous movies including Backdraft, Cold Mountain, and Moby Dick. He plays the role of President Snow in The Hunger Games films.
Stanley Tucci was born in Peekskill, NY on November 11, 1960. Tucci plays the role of Caesar Flickerman in The Hunger Games films and has also appeared in a host of movies including The Pelican Brief, The Lovely Bones and Muppets Most Wanted.
Willow Shields was born in Albuquerque, NM on June 1, 2000. She has had small television roles, but the role of Primrose Everdeen in the Hunger Games was her first major film role.
Paula Malcomson was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland in 1970. Like Shields, she has had small television roles in Deadwood, ER, and Sons of Anarchy. Her first major movie role came when she was cast in The Hunger Games films as the role of Mrs. Everdeen.
Philip Seymour Hoffman-
Philip Seymour Hoffman was born in Fairpoint, NY on July 23, 1967. He has appeared in many movie roles since 1991 including Twister, Capote, and Moneyball. He also appeared in several Broadway shows like True West and Long Day’s Journey into Night. Hoffman plays the role of Plutarch Heavensbee in The Hunger Games films. Tragically, Hoffman died on February 2, 2014, at the age of 46. His death was listed as an accident due to acute mixed drug intoxication. At the time of his death, he was in the middle of filming scenes for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. Most of his scenes were completed and those that weren’t completed were rewritten.
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