Marking Jennifer Lawrence’s penultimate appearance as Katniss Everdeen, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is sure to do huge business at the end of the year.
Lionsgate has been building up very nicely in recent weeks and months for the second-last slice of action in the successful franchise, and it’s all been leading to this – the anticipated first teaser trailer.
The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage.
Lawrence is of course joined by another fantastic ensemble, led by Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Julianne Moore, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Donald Sutherland, Natalie Dormer, Jena Malone, Sam Claflin, Robert Knepper, Stanley Tucci, Willow Shields, Jeffrey Wright, Toby Jones, Michelle Forbes, Mahershala Ali, Evan Ross, Stef Dawson, Meta Golding, and Paula Malcolmson.
Francis Lawrence (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire) has returned to the helm for the final two-parter, with a script by Danny Strong and Peter Craig, based on Suzanne Collins’ best-selling novel.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 will be released on November 21st.