Gary Ross credits ‘The Hunger Games’ for inspiration behind ‘Ocean’s 8’

If you’re living under a rock – the all-female heist movie, Ocean’s 8, dropped its first trailer yesterday. The movie is directed by The Hunger Games alum, Gary Ross. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Ross talks about the influence of Katniss Everdeen, a woman protagonist, on Ocean’s 8 as a deliberate choice of project. “When I did Hunger Games I had so many people warn me that it could never be … Continue reading Gary Ross credits ‘The Hunger Games’ for inspiration behind ‘Ocean’s 8’

The Hunger Games, Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth nominated for iVillage Pop Culture awards

iVillage kicked-off their Pop Culture Awards: Class of 2013 contest today, which honors the year’s best in entertainment, high school yearbook-style. The Hunger Games, and related entities, finds itself nominated in several categories. Check out the nominees below: Best Dressed Fashionista: Beyonce Emma Stone Jennifer Lawrence Kate Middleton Kerry Washington Kourtney Kardashian Favorite Movie Clique: The Hangover Harry Potter The Hunger Games Twilight Your Hollywood BFF: … Continue reading The Hunger Games, Jennifer Lawrence and Liam Hemsworth nominated for iVillage Pop Culture awards