By Maryann Yin on Galley Cat, February 3, 2012
The article reported that 7.5 million Hunger Games books have been sold since the first trailer’s release back in November 2011.
The article included the news that Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth (the principal actors) have signed on to star in the full four-movie franchise. The trio was joined by director Gary Ross in the cover photo for this month’s issue of the magazine. Follow this link to see more pictures.
The article also noted that Lawrence received a salary of $500,000 (plus bonuses based on the movie’s performance), Slumdog Millionaire screenwriter Simon Beaufoy will write the script for Catching Fire and director Gary Ross has attached himself for the second film.
During the photo shoot Ross disclosed, “I’ll probably get three or four weeks off before the next one [Catching Fire] starts.”