What Will Happen with The Hunger Games?

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    While Hollywood continues to mourn for Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Hunger Games fans question what will happen to the latest installment to the series in which Hoffman was filming a major role.

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    As Hollywood continues to mourn the death of Phillip Seymour Hoffman, there’s a big question hanging in the air.  What about The Hunger Games?

     

    The actor was found dead in his New York City apartment of an apparent drug overdose and it came as a shock to his family and fans.  Now people are wondering what will happen to the various projects he was working on—one of them being the Hunger Games.  Lions Gate, the studio responsible for The Hunger Games, released a statement saying “Phillip Seymour Hoffman was a singular talent and one of the most gifted actors of our generation.  We’re very fortunate that he graced our Hunger Games family.”  Well according to sources, Hoffman had finished the majority of filming for his role and only had seven days left for Mocking Jay Part II.  CBS News is saying that they believe the release dates for both upcoming films won’t be affected. 

     

    Hollywood will continue to mourn the death of the legendary, Academy Award-winning actor.

     

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