Nina Jacobson talks ‘The Hunger Games,’ the cast and more with FilmInk

Australia’s FilmInk magazine has released a new interview with The Hunger Games producer Nina Jacobson where she talks the franchise, her career and women in showbiz. What sparked this for you? I just found that it was a book where once I picked it up I couldn’t put it down. I couldn’t stop thinking about it. It just felt really powerful, really relevant. And I thought … Continue reading Nina Jacobson talks ‘The Hunger Games,’ the cast and more with FilmInk

Happy 5th anniversary to ‘Mockingjay’!

Five years ago, on this day, the final book of The Hunger Games trilogy was released in the US. August 24 in 2010 was a grand day for Tributes who’d waited for so long for Mockingjay after that cliffhanger in Catching Fire! Here’s wishing a happy book birthday to Suzanne Collins who gave us this incredible and powerful story. From the book’s release to the final movie of the franchise, it’s … Continue reading Happy 5th anniversary to ‘Mockingjay’!

99 days until ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ – watch all 4 official trailers again

Technically, it’s 98 days and a few hours, but hey – let’s stick to what the officials say. 99 DAYS TO MOCKINGJAY: PART 2! Let’s watch all the theatrical trailers for The Hunger Games movies today, shall we? Which has been your favorite trailer/movie so far? Continue reading 99 days until ‘Mockingjay: Part 2’ – watch all 4 official trailers again

YA authors share how ‘The Hunger Games’ inspired them

Today, August 10, is the 53rd birthday of author Suzanne Collins. To mark the occasion, MTV asked 9 YA authors to share how The Hunger Games has inspired them and their writing. Rae Carson, The Girl of Fire and Thorns “Although it was written for teens, ’The Hunger Games’ is fearless in its portrayal of the consequences of war. It inspired me to honor the sacrifices of friends … Continue reading YA authors share how ‘The Hunger Games’ inspired them

Happy birthday, Suzanne Collins!

Today, August 10, is the birthday of The Hunger Games trilogy author Suzanne Collins. She turns 53. Suzanne is also known for her MG series, The Underland Chronicles, her autobiographical picture-book for children, Year of the Jungle, and some beloved children’s TV shows like Oswald. She made this year’s Top-Earning Authors of 2015 Forbes list. From all of us at HGN, we’d like to wish Suzanne a very happy birthday! Continue reading Happy birthday, Suzanne Collins!

Suzanne Collins makes World's Top-Earning Authors of 2015 Forbes list

Forbes has released its annual World’s Top-Earning Authors list for 2015. The 16 authors include James Patterson, John Green, Veronica Roth, JK Rowling, George RR Martin and more. The Hunger Games author Suzanne Collins returned on the list at #11 with $13 million. Though the Hunger Games trilogy no longer records the riotous sales it once did — 27.7 million copies in 2012 alone — Collins’ earnings are bolstered by … Continue reading Suzanne Collins makes World's Top-Earning Authors of 2015 Forbes list

Suzanne Collins makes Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful Authors list

For THR‘s Power Authors issue, they have compiled a list of 25 Most Powerful Authors in Hollywood right now. The Hunger Games trilogy author Suzanne Collins lands on #12. Known For: The Hunger Games Big Number: 65 million copies of the series in print She’s the girl on fire: Collins brought Katniss Everdeen into the world with her Hunger Games trilogy, which has sold more than 65 million … Continue reading Suzanne Collins makes Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful Authors list

New foil editions of 'The Hunger Games' books

Scholastic now has a new foil edition of The Hunger Games trilogy. The jackets feature a minimalist Mockingjay in gorgeous foil packaging. They are available both individually and as a complete box. The collection costs $28.99. You can check out all THG-related books and buy this edition here.   In addition, the Mockingjay movie companion is now available to pre-order for $7.79 as well. The 400-page book will release … Continue reading New foil editions of 'The Hunger Games' books