Viola Davis joins The Hunger Games spin-off

Getty Images/Frazer Harrison

Getty Images/Frazer Harrison

This week, actress Viola Davis was cast in “The Song of Birds and Serpents”, the origin film of the “Hunger Games” saga (2012). She will play Dr. Volumnia Gaul, responsible for the 10th edition of the Hunger Games.

In a statement, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group President Nathan Kahane highlighted that The Hunger Games has always had an exceptional cast and they are thrilled to continue that tradition with Davis.

The film takes place 64 years before the original story and follows Coriolanus Snow (Tom Blyth) as a young man; when he mentors District 12’s Lucy Gray Baird (Rachel Zegler) in the competition.

“Viola has been our dream for Dr. Gaul from the beginning because of the intelligence and emotion she brings to each role,” added producer Nina Jacobson. Davis’ character is central to Snow’s development.

Today (16) also came out the 1st official image of the feature with the protagonists, Zegler and Blyth, check it out:

In addition, the cast includes names like Hunter Schafe (Euphoria), Josh Andrés Rivera (Love, Sublime Amor) and Peter Dinklage (Game Of Thrones).

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