Catching Fire Casting News: All the Details!

Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jena Malone
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Philip Seymour Hoffman has joined the cast of Catching Fire, the sequel to The Hunger Games! The Oscar-winning actor will play head gamemaker Plutarch Heavensbee, who—no spoilers here!—replaces the previous gamemaker, Seneca Crane. Meanwhile, Jena Malone is in talks to play ax-wielding tribute Johanna Mason, although, according to THR, she hasn't accepted Lionsgate's offer just yet. Tell us, what do you think of Catching Fire's newest casting decisions?

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