The new movie of the Hunger Games series, the first movie of which was released in 2012, consisting of 4 movies and based on the book of the same name, is coming. It will be adapted from The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes.
According to the news made by Collider in the past hours, the shooting for The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, the movie that will take place 64 years before the Hunger Games series, will start in 2022. The planned release date for the movie is the end of 2023 or the beginning of 2024.
Francis Lawrence , who directed the previous Hunger Games movies , will also direct this movie. Cast has not yet been announced, but Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson are returning as executive producers. Michael Arndt, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Little Miss Sunshine, will adapt the script. The story will be adapted from the book of the same name by Suzanne Collins , which came out last year .
The plot of the book and movie is as follows: The morning of the harvest day that will start the Tenth Hunger Games . In the capital, eighteen-year-old Coriolanus Snow is preparing for the Games as his mentor. He wants to be successful and he has only one chance for it. The once glorious Snow family is going through tough times, and their fate depends on Coriolanus as his charm, wit, and moves make his tribute the winner of the Games, outshining other mentors.