Seeder The Quell's female victor tribute from District 11. In The Hunger Games, the country is divided into 12 working districts and a ruling district called the Capitol. Then Katniss steals the bow and arrow that is in Glimmer's posession. Haymitch: Katniss and Peeta's Mentor. Other tributes - The remainder of the tributes either remain unnamed or do not play important roles in the book. Thresh is described as huge and incredibly strong, and can be very intimidating. The main characters were cast between March and May 2011.
Their relationship shows Katniss as a nurturing character, even in the middle of all the violence. She is 16 and is a very skilled archer. Executive director of production accounting: Lionsgate. Given that he comes from a family of bread bakers, however, Peeta may simply be an alternate—dystopic, if you will—spelling of pita. Capitol Aristocrat Dancer uncredited Produced by.
As such, he serves as a mentor to his district's tributes. She can climb and jump through trees very well, which becomes her strategy for survival throughout the Games. See 'related links' for more. He resides in District 12 and the two characters, coming from a similar background, have a great deal in common. Atala The Capitol representative who manages the Training Center for the tributes, before they head off to the arena for the Games. The skills and qualities she developed to cope with the everyday challenges of being poor, including her ability to hunt, her toughness, and her resourcefulness, turn out to be what keeps her alive through the Games. Check out the major players in The Hunger Games and vote for the ones you love or loathe the most.
Have your own theories for these or other names? It was one of those things where you just glimpse your whole movie in front of you. Katniss helps and sometimes supports his family. It's not reveled at all, movie or book … I would have t say the nicest person in the games is Peeta Mellark for the fact we was risking his life wit the careers from district 1 and 2 and lead them away from katniss instead of leading them to her and the fact that he took a sword to the leg that almost killed him to protect Katniss. Haymitch is a very big part of Katniss and Peeta's survival. Katniss does it anyway, indicating a rebellious streak in her.
Skiptulip, only slightly more ridiculous-sounding than any of the ones in the book. Comparisons were also made between The Hunger Games premise of children killing each other, and the child soldiers of the led by. Rue inspires Katniss to become fiercer in her fight against the Capitol and to win the Games. Katniss is disoriented from being stung herself; in a hallucination, Peeta returns and tells her to flee. Katniss is an outsider to her country of Panem.
Rue A female tribute from District 11, the second poorest district in Panem. Katniss notices her hiding and darting through the woods, and nicknames her Foxface both for her animalistic features and her ability to stay quiet. The boy was killed and the girl was captured. When her father died, her mother became depressed and she was forced to use the hunting skills her father taught her to feed the family. Instead of Katniss' about the Capitol's machinations, the screenplay expanded the character of Seneca Crane, the Head Gamemaker, to allow several developments to be shown directly to the audience.
He is described as being tall, masculine and very handsome with black hair, olive skin, and gray eyes. Romulus Thread The new Head Peacekeeper in District 12 who mercilessly punishes people for breaking the law. Though he seems genial enough, his anger towards Katniss at the end of the novel suggests an uglier side. His f … amily runs a bakery. Throughout the novel, he becomes good friends with Katniss.
Prim Primrose Everdeen is Katniss's younger sister. Peeta is an extremely kind boy, and once gave Katniss bread when they were much younger, a moment that she considers crucial to her survival in the period after her father's death. Archived from on July 2, 2012. He goes to school with Katniss and earlier, saved her life by giving her bread when she was eleven. He is kind and compassionate, and has a natural charisma and way with words in front of the cameras that Katniss lacks. David Sexton of The Evening Standard compared The Hunger Games unfavourably to 's , as did several other critics; the novel had earlier faced criticism for its similarities to the novel by.
Venia, Flavius, and Octavia Katniss's prep team for the Games, responsible for making her presentable hygiene, make-up, etc. Maybe it's a feminist revision on the sci-fi action blockbuster. Everdeen - Katniss and Prim's mother. Note: there are spoilers ahead for those who have not read the books. Katniss's Mother is a house doctor, who kind of just left Katniss to take care of Prim, little sister, when their father died.