“Catching Fire” takes place a year after the blockbuster “The Hunger Games,” with game survivors Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, and Peeta Mellark, played by Josh Hutcherson, hurled into the government’s machinations over the 75th annual games.
Based on the middle book of Suzanne Collins’ best-selling trilogy, “Catching Fire” hits theaters Nov. 22, 2013.
‘Social Network’ team to produce ‘Fifty Shades’ film
The producers of “The Social Network” are producing the film adaption of the best-selling erotic trilogy “Fifty Shades of Grey.”
Universal Pictures and Focus Features said in a joint statement Monday that Michael De Luca and Dana Brunetti will team up again for the adaptation of the best-selling novels by E.L. James, the Associated Press reports.
The multimillion-selling books tell the story of an unworldly college student engaging in an unusual romantic relationship with a wealthy young businessman.
They have been called “mommy porn” for their sexual content and large female following.
Run-DMC to perform for first time in a decade
They haven’t performed together in more than a decade, but the surviving members of Run-DMC are set to reunite this fall at the Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas.
Joseph Simmons, now known as Rev. Run, and Darryl “DMC” McDaniels retired the group after their DJ, Jam Master Jay, was killed in 2002. It was announced Tuesday, however, that the band will be among the performers for the Nov. 2-4 event. According to the Associated Press, festival organizers said they plan to donate some of the proceeds to the JMJ Foundation for Music, which works to give young people access to the arts.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group is best known for hits including “Walk This Way,” “It’s Like That” and “My Adidas.”
Teenage ‘Hugo’ star an Aeropostale ambassador
At age 15, actress Chloe Grace Moretz is already an ambassador.
It’s for Aeropostale, the youthful fashion brand, and it’s a job that’s likely to come with some clout and influence — especially with teenage shoppers.
Chloe will be featured in advertisements through next spring, largely wearing clothing she has selected and styled herself. She also will curate collections in-store and online.