Hunger Games Casting Rumor: Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket?

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Elizabeth Banks has been rumored for the part of Effie Trinket in the upcoming film adaptation of The Hunger Games, according to new reports.

A buzzed-about cast already features Jennifer Lawrence as lead character Katniss Everdeen, Josh Hutcherson as Peeta and Liam Hemsworth as Gale.

The rumor of Banks as Effie, a flaky bureaucrat who escorts her district's young death-match contestants to their fate, was first reported by Variety.

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Lionsgate would not confirm whether Banks will be joining the film, based on the bestselling young-adult novel (the first in a hit trilogy) by Suzanne Collins.

The Hunger Games takes place in a post-apocalyptic world, one boy and one girl from each district are chosen to fight to the death in a televised event.

Banks has already taken on one huge new role this year: Mom. She and hubby Max Handelman welcomed a son, Felix, by gestational carrier in March.



The Hunger Games books are as good as the Twilight once, so I hope they get good actors. Cause u don't want to mess this one up. So far I'm not so sure about the cast. But look what happend to the actors of Twilight... super famous now.


PERFECT! At least they've got one thing right so far.. but how am I to know, the final result's... result?

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