29 March 2012

The Hunger Games may have only just hit the cinemas in Australia, but star Jennifer Lawrence (who plays Katniss) is already revealing things about the sequel 'Catching Fire'!

Jennifer told MTV News: "The training was never, like, tough. It was intense, but it was fun. So I'm looking forward to the next bout of training.''

"For the second (movie), I will have a beard."

We're a bit confused about this comment -- as far as we're aware, there's no beard wearing scene in the book Catching Fire.

Was Jennifer just being cheeky and having a joke? Or was she referring to the third book where Katniss disguises herself while inside the Capitol?

Director Gary Ross also had a bit to say about the upcoming sequel, but refused to reveal too much.

"In terms of the cinematic differences in the way I might shoot the movie, I shot this in a very specific way that's very different than most franchises are shot, obviously, and that had a lot to do with the urgency of what's going on and Katniss's point of view,'' Ross explained.

"I have some ideas about how to do Catching Fire slightly differently, but I don't want to share them yet. Not because I'm being evasive, but just because they're not fully baked. But yes, I think it will look and feel slightly different from the first.''

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is expected to be released in November 2013! Do we really have to wait that long?!

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