Willow revealed to J14 the one person she was emotional to say goodbye to; her own character Prim! I don’t blame her. She played Prim for 5 years and her character jump-started her career. Read more of what Willow had to say about Prim, J. Law, and more!
Was there one person Willow was exceptionally emotional about saying goodbye to?! Yes! She admitted, “I feel like the biggest thing is everybody is saying goodbye to their character. You play a character for five years and you’re like, I don’t want to say goodbye to this character. It’s a whole other difficult thing to handle.”
Of course, we had to ask her about her friendship with J.Law! Willow revealed that she and Jen are actually super close and still talk even though filming for the movie is over! She even said Jen has always given her the same piece of advice ever since day one of filming The Hunger Games.
“’Do not let Hollywood change you because it happens.’ She has stayed the same since the first film and I love watching that. She’s a great role model for me to watch,” Willow gushes. “She kind of told me from the beginning, don’t let Hollywood change you, it’s not worth it. Stay who you are, stay true to yourself and your love for acting and don’t cave for other things.”
Mockingjay Part 2 helped to start San Diego Comic Con off with a bang last Thursday with their panel in Hall H, followed by a Conan appearance for Jennifer, Josh and Liam just hours later. These two events combined with an amazing (or so we hear…) trailer (only one week til we see it!) helped to push the final film in The Hunger Games franchise past the likes of Star Wars and Batman vs Superman to take the tweet crown for the weekend. Continue Reading »
Comic-Con has already winded down from the weekend but a few soundbites rolled out this week. ScreenSlam talked to Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, and Francis Lawrence about their last Comic-Con, wrapping the franchise, and what the series means to them.
Side note: Check out Nina in the background of Francis’ interview! She’s really getting into it.
Collider interviewed Josh Hutcherson, Willow Shields, and producer Nina Jacobson at Comic Con. Check out what Josh said about preparing for his “hijacked” role, how Willow feels Prim is a little underrated, and whether Nina thinks the story will continue after Mockingjay.
In honor of Mockingjay Part 1‘s debut on EPIX on July 25th, the streaming service is holding a premiere giveaway for the final film. The Grand Prize includes round trip airfare for 2, hotel accomadations, 2 tickets to a Hollywood Studio Tour and 2 tickets to the red carpet premire of Mockingjay Part 2. For your chance to win all you need to do is head over to the EPIX Official Facebook page and click on the Mockingjay Part 2 Sweepstakes tab, fill out the form click submit and you’re entered!
UPDATE 7/20/15: Despite teasing us on Friday, that the Mockingjay Part 2 Trailer would be released in “One Week” making the entire fandom draw a big heart around Friday, July 24th on their calendar, we have learned today, that’s not quite the day Lionsgate had in mind. This morning, Nina Jacobson and the Official Twitter and Facebook started us out on a 3 day countdown, meaning we’ll see the trailer on Thursday of this week, NOT Friday!
Jennifer Lawrence`s new film Joy, has just released some new stills and teaser for the film, which reunites her with Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro and David O. Russell’s the director of Silver Linings Playbook and AmericanHustle.
Here is the synopsis for Joy
Joy is the wild story of a family across four generations centered on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty and becomes a matriarch in her own right. Betrayal, treachery, the loss of innocence and the scars of love, pave the road in this intense emotional and human comedy about becoming a true boss of family and enterprise facing a world of unforgiving commerce. Allies become adversaries and adversaries become allies, both inside and outside the family, as Joy’s inner life and fierce imagination carry her through the storm she faces.