News that Hunger Games director Gary Ross wouldn't be back for the sequel had Lionsgate execs searching for a replacement; it seems they've found one. The studio hopes Francis Lawrence, who directed I Am Legend and Water for Elephants, will sign on for Catching Fire, the Hollywood Reporter notes. Lionsgate...
Gary Ross has left Panem, but a new face for the rebellion has been selected: none other than filmmaker Francis Lawrence. The "I Am Legend" and "Water for Elephants" director has been tapped by Lionsgate to direct their upcoming "Hu... Read Post
Francis Lawrence has been selected by Lionsgate to direct “Catching Fire,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. He will reportedly be offered the job this afternoon, just over a week after “Hunger Games” director Gary Ross confirmed... Read Post