Certain Hunger Games cast members will attend Wal-Mart midnight release parties starting at 11 p.m. on Friday, August 17! In addition to the midnight party release fun, fans will also be able to access never-before-seen interviews and behind-the-scenes footage on Walmart’s Facebook page: www.facebook.com/walmart.
Check out what fans can find at the parties:
o Leven Rambin in Dallas, TX (1521 N Cockrell Hill Rd, Dallas, TX)
o Alexander Ludwig in Miami, FL (1425 NE 163rd St, North Miami Beach, FL)
o Willow Shields in Phoenix, AZ (1825 W Bell Rd, Phoenix, AZ)
o Dayo Okeniyi and Jack Quaid in Santa Clarita, CA (26471 Carl Boyer Dr, Santa Clarita, CA)
o Ian Nelson (D3) and Ethan Jamieson, (D4) Atlanta, GA (2795 Chastain Meadows Pkwy. Marietta, GA) via Shockya and The Hob
For specific store locations and event activities, please visit: http://instoresnow.walmart.
And for even more fun, celebrity party-planning expert Hostess with the Mostess has partnered with Walmart to host a live #DistrictParty Twitter party at 4:00 p.m. ET Thursday, August 16. Fans can follow @Walmart and use the hashtag #DistrictParty to join the conversation and get tips and ideas about hosting their own The Hunger Games themed viewing party to celebrate the DVD release.
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We’ve seen a lot of great interviews with the cast of The Hunger Games at Comic Con. Now Time Warner Cable has released two more for us to enjoy! Check them out below.
Video #1 Alexander Ludwig, Dayo Okeniyi and Jack Quaid talk about the excitement of the project, the atmosphere on set, and Jackie and Amandla’s famous pranks.
Video #2 Amandla Stenberg and Willow Shields discuss their characters, their favorite parts of filming and more.
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Lionsgate has placed an autographed exclusive Comic Con Hunger Games DVD/Blu-ray poster up for auction on ebay. 100% of the proceeds of the sale of the poster signed by cast members Dayo Okeniyi, Amandla Stenberg, Willow Shields, Jack Quaid and Alexander Ludwig go to support the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.
LIONSGATE is auctioning off a final poster from THE HUNGER GAMES signed at San Diego Comic Con 2012 by Alexander Ludwig, Dayo Okeniyi, Amandla Stenberg, Jack Quaid, and Willow Shields and a San Diego Comic Con 2011 Hunger Games Mockingjay pin benefiting The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation. The winning bidder will receive the studio certified poster and pin with a signed letter from Erika Schimik, SVP, Theatrical Marketing verifying their authenticity. Auctions begin today and will end July 25th, 2012 . Interested fans and collectors should be aware there are only a limited amount of posters available. Please note that 100% of the proceeds, including $9.99 shipping costs goes to The Elizabeth Glaeser Pediatric Aids Foundation. Lionsgate is responsible for poster shipping. Please note: Posters may have some signs of minor wear and tear due to talent handling/signing.
You can check out the auction (which ends on July 26th) here.
Earlier this week, we posted a great interview Perri Nemiroff of Movies.com had with members of The Hunger Games Cast at SDCC. Now as a bonus she has shared more tidbits from the tributes and Prim, as they talk more about thier Comic Con experience, costumes they saw and who they would dress up as.
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At Comic Con, Perri from Movies.Com had the opportunity to sit down and chat with the members of The Hunger Games cast. During their time, they discussed the film, fans, what they will take away from this experience, the future of the series, and even gave their own picks for Finnick Odair.
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We posted a video earlier with ClevverTV interviewing Jack Quaid and Dayo Okeniyi at the Walking Dead Party at Comic Con, now we have an additional 2 part interview with Willow, Amandla, Jack, Dayo and Alexander.
Are you ready for more interview goodness with The Hunger Games cast from Comic Con? Below we have collected three more with Fandango, ClevverTV & Access Hollywood interviewing the tributes.
Access Hollywood talks with Jack Quaid, Alexander Ludwig and Dayo Okeniyi about the Comic Con experience, meeting Hunger Games fans, the DVD and more, About mid way through the interview (3:30) Jack hints there might be events the cast will be attending in relation to the release of the DVD, but he doesn’t give much more. Perhaps signings or appearances at midnight release events? We’ll definitely keep our eyes and ears peeled for more information on this.
Fandango talks with Jack Quaid, Dayo Okeniyi and Amandla Stenberg. They discuss their Comic Con experiences, The Hunger Games and more.
ClevverTV talks to Jack Quaid and Dayo Okeniyi at The Walking Dead Party on Friday and discussed their time at SDCC.read more
Check out this collection of pics of Amandla Stenberg (Rue), Jack Quaid (Marvel), Dayo Okeniy (Thresh), Willow Shields (Prim) and Alexander Ludwig (Cato) from Comic Con. Looks like they had a fantastic time!
While attending Comic Con, Amandla Stenberg, Willow Shields, Jack Quaid, Alexander Ludwig and Dayo Okeniyi had a chance to sit down and talk Hunger Games with Entertainment Weekly. In addition to discussing their favorite scenes from the film, they talk bonding, Willow answers questions about Catching Fire and the cast discusses their chances in a zombie apocalypse.
Unfortunately the video of the interview is not embeddable, but click here to check it out.