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Matthew McConaughey Brings His Southern Charm to the ‘Free State of Jones’ Photo Call 

The Oscar-winner mugged with his co-stars to promote the new Civil War drama.

Scott Baumgartner |

Jennifer Lawrence Cast in ‘East of Eden’

Children born this year will be very excited in 2028 to watch Jennifer Lawrence in the big screen adaptation of John Steinbeck’s East of Eden in their sophomore year English class on their contact lens televisions or whatever Google has planned for us by then. …

Robert Kessler |

‘Hunger Games’ Star Dayo Okeniyi Shares Picks For New ‘Catching Fire’ Director (EXCLUSIVE)

While millions of fans are still reeling from the news that Gary Ross won’t be directing The Hunger Games’ sequel, Catching Fire, Celebuzz caught up with Dayo Okeniyi at Nylon Magazine’s anniversary party at Smashbox Studios on Tuesday night to get his thoughts on the situation.

Dayo, who plays Thresh, the District 11 tribute in…

Amanda Hasaka |

‘Hunger Games’ Actress Jackie Emerson ‘So Upset’ Gary Ross Not Directing Sequel (EXCLUSIVE)

After a few days of negotiation, and a bit of back and forth, it was confirmed that The Hunger Games director Gary Ross will not be returning to direct the highly anticipated sequel, Catching Fire.

While millions of fans were upset at the news, the cast of the film is no doubt feeling the…

Amanda Hasaka |

Gary Ross Confirms: I Am Not Directing ‘Hunger Games’ Sequel ‘Catching Fire’

In what will likely read like a twist straight out of a Suzanne Collins novel, Gary Ross confirmed late Tuesday evening that he will not direct Catching Fire, the sequel to the mega-blockbuster movie The Hunger Games.

In a statement obtained by Deadline, Ross expressed his condolences, citing the sequel’s “fixed and tight…


Gary Ross Not Officially Out as ‘Catching Fire’ Director: Source

Breathe (a little) easier Hunger Games fans!

While many have expressed their devastation at the news that director Gary Ross would not be returning to direct The Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire, a source close to the situation tells Celebuzz that “nothing is official.”

After some lengthy negotiations, many are citing Gary’s film-making…

Amanda Hasaka |

‘Hunger Games’ Director Gary Ross Gives Insight to Film’s Point of View (VIDEO)

If you’ve read The Hunger Games, you know that the book is told from heroine Katniss Everdeen’s point of view, but the film’s director recently dished about how exactly that would be tackled on the big screen.

The man at the helm of this film, Gary Ross, sat down and chatted with MTV…

Amanda Hasaka |