We’ve heard rumors about spinoffs and new installments for both The Hunger Games and Twilight franchises since the credits rolled on Mockingjay: Part 2 in 2015. Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer has addressed these possibilities to Wall Street yet again, signaling that we may not have seen the last of these revolutionaries and vampires on screen. “There are a lot more stories to be told, and we’re ready to tell … Continue reading Lionsgate talks spinoff possibilities for ‘The Hunger Games’ and ‘Twilight’
With Lionsgate’s recent acquisition of network Starz, CEO Jon Feltheimer talked to Variety about the deal, and discussed the possibility of extending both The Hunger Games and Twilight franchises. “I would say that there’s no big franchise that any studio has that they’re not trying to look at prequels, sequels, spinoffs, some version of that,” said Feltheimer. “We think that there’s a great piece of IP with … Continue reading Lionsgate CEO discusses expanding the world of ‘The Hunger Games’ franchise
The Hollywood Reporter has released its THR 100 list of Most Powerful People in Entertainment. The Hunger Games alum Jennifer Lawrence and Lionsgate’s CEO Jon Feltheimer are on the list. #23 Jennifer Lawrence At only 25, she’s the highest-earning, most-sought-after actress in Hollywood, with four Oscar nominations and one win, for Silver Linings Playbook. Her essay in Lena Dunham’s newsletter in October put a megaphone to the gender pay … Continue reading Jennifer Lawrence and Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer on THR 100 list
Cast members of The Hunger Games celebrated the opening of The Hunger Games Exhibition in New York on Monday, June 29. Along with director Francis Lawrence, producers Nina Jacobson and Jon Kilik, and Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer, Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Willow Shields and Jena Malone attended the event. Pictures from the event can be seen in the gallery here. The Hunger Games: The Exhibition invites visitors to step inside and explore the world … Continue reading Photos: 'Mockingjay: Part 2' cast and crew celebrate the opening of 'Hunger Games Exhibition'
On Tuesday morning, Lionsgate announced its partnership with Dubai Parks and Resorts to bring The Hunger Games-themed attractions to the Hollywood theme entertainment park, Motiongate Dubai. The park is set to open on October 2016. Along with this, the Step-Up franchise is included as well. The Lionsgate zone is expected to include ” state-of-the-art theme park attractions and a retail facility” inspired by The Hunger Games franchise. “Our … Continue reading Lionsgate bringing 'The Hunger Games' attractions to Motiongate Dubai
The possibility of a The Hunger Games-spinoff has been doing the rounds for quite a few months. This morning, Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer in a conference call spoke to analysts where he reiterated his plans to further The Hunger Games franchise. According to Deadline, Lionsgate is “actively looking at some development and thinking about prequel and sequel possibilities.” Last month, Feltheimer mentioned the Harry Potter-spinoff Fantastic Beasts and … Continue reading Lionsgate exploring 'The Hunger Games,' 'Divergent' spinoff options
Actress Jennifer Lawrence, in her first red carpet appearance in a while, attended the 26th Annual Producers Guild of America Awards in Los Angeles. She presented longtime Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer with Milestone Award. Pictures from the event can be seen in the gallery here. Check out a video from the red carpet below: Continue reading Photos & Video: Jennifer Lawrence attends 26th Annual PGA Awards
Lionsgate’s quarterly analysis report has some interesting details for Hunger Games fans! The Wrap is reporting that during a conference call after the report, CEO Jon Feltheimer mentioned Hunger Games theme park opportunities: “We’re excited about those opportunities and we’re pursuing them.” Lionsgate have been approached in two different territories for a possible theme park. As we all know, Lionsgate has definitely been quite invested … Continue reading Lionsgate pursuing 'Hunger Games' theme park possibilities! What do you think?
This morning, we got the news that British band Coldplay will be on the Catching Fire soundtrack. This announcement is the first of the list of artists that will be released in the coming weeks. Variety is reporting thatstarting next week, Lionsgate will begin their 100 Days to Catching Fire Countdown. CEO Jon Feltheimer touted the announcement Friday morning during a call with analysts following the … Continue reading Lionsgate to kick off 100 Days to Catching Fire Countdown next week; Capitol Couture to release 11 Victor portraits