The Hunger Games: Wes Bentley and four more actors join the cast

Thu May 5, 2011 Return to Film News

  • Wes Bentley has been cast in the role of Seneca Crane in "The Hunger Games".

  • Seneca Crane is the "Head Gamemaker" of the 74th Hunger Games, in which heroine Katniss Everdeen and childhood acquaintance Peeta Mellark are forced to compete against one another and 22 other young people in a life-threatening survival setting after Katniss bravely volunteers herself to enter the arena in the place of her younger sister.

  • Additionally, four more actors have signed on to play tributes in the film. Samuel Tan and Mackenzie Lintz will play District 8 tributes, while Sam Ly and Leigha Hancock have been cast as District 7 tributes.

Source: Lionsgate, Heat Vision
Related Titles: The Hunger Games