‘Game of Thrones’ Actress Natalie Dormer Joins Hunger Games

August 23, 2013 | By | Reply More

Aug 23, – Dormer, who plays Margaery Tyrell on HBO’s hit series, will take on the role of Cressida, a director who joins the rebellion, in the third and fourth films in the hot YA franchise, Lionsgate announced Thursday.

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Directed by Francis Lawrence and based on the novel Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins, the films will follow Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) as she leads a rebellion against the tyrannical and corrupt Capitol in the futuristic land of Panem.

The second installment in the series, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, will open wide on Nov. 22, 2013.

Mockingjay: Part 1 will open wide on November 21, 2014 and Mockingjay: Part 2 will open on November 20, 2015.

Dormer will next be seen in Ron Howard’s racing pic Rush this September, as well as Ridley Scott’s The Counselor in October. She’s repped by UTA, Untitled Entertainment and United Agents.

Press writer for HRO media – contributed to this report.

 

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