Francis Lawrence and Nina Jacobson returning for ‘The Hunger Games’ prequel movie

And in some good news in 2020, Variety is reporting that veteran The Hunger Games director, Francis Lawrence, is back for the adaptation of the prequel story, The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. Original producer Nina Jacobson is also returning, with her Color Force partner Brad Simpson, and Michael Arndt (“Catching Fire”) will adapt the screenplay from a treatment written by Collins, who will also serve as … Continue reading Francis Lawrence and Nina Jacobson returning for ‘The Hunger Games’ prequel movie

Gary Ross In Early Talks to Direct 'The Hunger Games'

As Deadline reports, Gary Ross is in talks with Lionsgate to be at the helm for The Hunger Games movie! So looks like some decision might be around the corner! Gary Ross is in early talks to direct The Hunger Games, the first installment of the novel trilogy by Suzanne Collins. The film is a joint production between Lionsgate and Color Force’s Nina Jacobson. Filming … Continue reading Gary Ross In Early Talks to Direct 'The Hunger Games'