Meet Hunger Games Director Gary Ross at Barnes and Noble in LA on Nov 17th!

By |November 10th, 2012|

Meet Hunger Games director Gary Ross at the Barnes and Noble at The Grove at Farmers Market in Los Angeles, CA when he discusses and signs his first children’s book, Bartholomew Biddle and the Very Big Wind.
Saturday November 17, 2012 2:00 PM
The Grove at Farmers Market
189 The Grove Drive Suite K 30, Los Angeles, CA […]

Gary Ross Talks About His First Children’s Book and Leaving the Hunger Games Franchise

By |November 10th, 2012|

EW recently caught up with Director Gary Ross to talk about his first children’s book, Bartholomew Biddle and the Very Big Wind.

He also explained his decision about not returning to direct the Hunger Games sequel.

”I didn’t feel that I would have the time for the way that I work to do the movie justice,” he […]

Video: The Hunger Games Casting Featurette

By |September 3rd, 2012|

In celeberation of the release of The Hunger Games on DVD and Blu-Ray in the UK, Yahoo! Movies UK posted an exclusive video of  The Hunger Games casting featurette.

In the video, Gary Ross revealed that Jennifer Lawrence is his only choice to play the role of Katniss Everdeen.

There was no second choice for me. If […]

Donald Sutherland’s Letter to Hunger Games Director Gary Ross

By |August 20th, 2012|

After reading the Hunger Games trilogy, Donald Sutherland wrote a letter to director Gary Ross sharing his insight about President Snow, the character he played in the movie.

Dear Gary Ross: 
Power. That’s what this is about? Yes? Power and the forces that are manipulated by the powerful men and bureaucracies trying to maintain control and possession of that power? 
Power perpetrates war and oppression to maintain itself until it finally topples over with the bureaucratic weight of itself and sinks into the pages of history (except in Texas), leaving lessons that need to be learned unlearned.  
Power corrupts, and, in many cases, absolute power makes you really horny. Clinton, Chirac, Mao, Mitterrand.  Continue reading “Donald Sutherland’s Letter to Hunger Games Director Gary Ross” »

Video: Gary Ross Talks Hunger Games with Time Warner Cable

By |August 19th, 2012|

Time Warner Cable had an exclusive interview with director Gary Ross about The Hunger Games. He talked about writing the movie script with author Suzanne Collins and working with the cast members.

Video: USA Today Exclusive Interview with Elizabeth Banks and Gary Ross

By |August 18th, 2012|

USA Today revealed an ‘exclusive interview’ clip with Hunger Games actress Elizabeth Banks and director Gary Ross.

MSN Releases Exclusive Clip From The Hunger Games DVD

By |August 15th, 2012|

In this exclusive clip released by MSN, Hunger Games director Gary Ross talks about the music used in the film. This clip is included in the bonus features of The Hunger Games DVD which will be released on August 18th.

Hunger Games Director Gary Ross Discusses His New Book For Kids

By |June 8th, 2012|

We previously reported that Hunger Games director Gary Ross’ book  ‘Bartholomew Biddle and the Very Big Wind’ will be released in November.
So, what inspired him to write a book for kids?

“[Actress] Elisabeth Shue read it in the movie,” Ross recalls. Ever since the movie’s release 15 years ago, fans have inquired in various forums how they could purchase the book from which Shue read. Continue reading “Hunger Games Director Gary Ross Discusses His New Book For Kids” »