‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ nominated for Best Movie and Best Actress at KCA 2016

The Hunger Games‘ final run at Nickelodeon’s Kids Choice Awards is here at last. Mockingjay: Part 2 is nominated in two main categories, along with the books nominated for the Favorite Book Series. Best Movie – Ant-Man Avengers: Age of Ultron Cinderella Daddy’s Home Jurassic World Pitch Perfect 2 Star Wars: The Force Awakens The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2 Best Actress – Anna Kendrick – … Continue reading ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ nominated for Best Movie and Best Actress at KCA 2016

Elizabeth Banks to receive 2016 Virtuosos Award at SBIFF

Actress Elizabeth Banks is among the select group of actors who are recipients of this year’s Virtuosos Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. The actors are recognized for their distinguished overall career, as well as performances in the last year. “These performers have used their craft and respective roles to transport us through the varied lives of their characters,” stated Durling, “We have followed them … Continue reading Elizabeth Banks to receive 2016 Virtuosos Award at SBIFF

Photos: Jennifer Lawrence & Elizabeth Banks included in EW’s Entertainers of the Year list

Entertainment Weekly named Jennifer Lawrence the Entertainer of the Year, earlier in its latest December issue. Jennifer Lawrence is that celebrity rarity — as effervescent, irreverent, and charming as she appears through the lens of talk shows, red carpets, and acceptance speeches. At 25 it feels as though Lawrence has already lived a few Hollywood lives. Beginning with her remarkable, Oscar-nominated breakout in 2010’s gritty Winter’s Bone, … Continue reading Photos: Jennifer Lawrence & Elizabeth Banks included in EW’s Entertainers of the Year list

Elizabeth Banks in talks to direct YA adaptation 'Red Queen'

If you read YA fiction, you must have come across the much talked-about YA novel, Red Queen, by debut author Victoria Aveyard. According to Deadline, The Hunger Games star Elizabeth Banks is in talks to direct the movie based on the book, which is optioned by Universal Pictures. Elizabeth made her debut as a director in the recent Pitch Perfect 2 for which she received much praise. Red Queen synopsis … Continue reading Elizabeth Banks in talks to direct YA adaptation 'Red Queen'

5 movies starring 'The Hunger Games' actors to watch out for in 2015

2015 will see the final installment in this incredible franchise, Mockingjay: Part 2, bringing a definite end to at least Katniss’s story that we’ve followed since the books were first published. Since the first The Hunger Games movie was released, we have all been on a rollercoaster of a ride with this wonderful cast. From the first cast actor Jennifer Lawrence to the likes of the latecomers such … Continue reading 5 movies starring 'The Hunger Games' actors to watch out for in 2015