Lionsgate has released the first trailer for The Hunger Games: Mocking Jay – Part 2. It is our first look that the final film for the franchise that has grossed over $1 billion worldwide. Jennifer Lawrence reprises her role as Katniss Everdeen, The Girl On Fire, who has inspired the oppressed nation of Panem to stand up against President Snow’s (Donald Sutherland) tyranny.
This being the second act of the finale, we are going to get some pretty epic action sequences. It looks like director Francis Lawrence will go out for the war aspect of the film.
Check out the trailer below.
Also starring Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone, Stanley Tucci, Julianne Moore, and many more, the movie is directed by Francis Lawrence.
The blockbuster Hunger Games franchise has taken audiences by storm around the world, grossing more than $2.2 billion at the global box office. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â€“ Part 2 now brings the franchise to its powerful final chapter in which Katniss Everdeen [Jennifer Lawrence] realizes the stakes are no longer just for survival â€“ they are for the future.
With the nation of Panem in a full scale war, Katniss confronts President Snow [Donald Sutherland] in the final showdown. Teamed with a group of her closest friends â€“ including Gale [Liam Hemsworth], Finnick [Sam Claflin] and Peeta [Josh Hutcherson] â€“ Katniss goes off on a mission with the unit from District 13 as they risk their lives to liberate the citizens of Panem, and stage an assassination attempt on President Snow who has become increasingly obsessed with destroying her. The mortal traps, enemies, and moral choices that await Katniss will challenge her more than any arena she faced in The Hunger Games.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â€“ Part 2 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Peter Craig and Danny Strong and features an acclaimed cast including Academy AwardÂ®-winner Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Academy AwardÂ®-winner Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Willow Shields, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone with Stanley Tucci and Donald Sutherland reprising their original roles from The Hunger Games and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. The impressive lineup is joined by The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â€“ Part 1 co-stars Academy AwardÂ®-winner Julianne Moore, Mahershala Ali, Natalie Dormer, Wes Chatham, Elden Henson and Evan Ross.
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay â€“ Part 2 opens November 20, 2015.