Recently, the “Catching Fire” movie folks finally made their decision on who they want to come in and play the “Mags” character in the new flick. Actress Lynn Cohen was the lucky new hire. Character Mags is an 80-year-old woman who was a victor in The Hunger Games from District 4. She isn’t exactly a lead character, but she’s not necessarily insignificant either. She’s also a former mentor to Finnick Odai.
Lynn’s acting resume includes ,showing up in “Munich,” “Sex and the City” movies 1 and 2. So, it sounds like she’ll be able to handle the role just fine. It’s also reported that actor Tony Shaloub is being eyed for the character of Beetee.
As previously reported, filming is expected to start up in late September,and stars: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Lenny Kravitz, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Donald Sutherland, Toby Jones, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amanda Plummer,and Lynn Cohen. It hits theaters on November 22nd,2013. Stay tuned. Follow us on Facebook by Clicking Here. Follow us on Twitter by Clicking Here.