Jack Quaid (Marvel), Dayo Okeniyi (Thresh), Amandla Stenberg (Rue), and Jackie Emerson (Foxface) had a mini reunion last night. Check out this adorable and hilarious video that Jack posted on his Vine!
I love seeing how they have all formed long lasting friendships from the movie!
Congratulations are in order for our Rue, Amandla Stenberg, as THR has reported that she’ll be starring in an upcoming Craig Robinson comedy!
Hunger Games standout Amandla Stenberg, who played Rue, will co-star in NBC’s half-hour single-camera comedy starring Craig Robinson, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
From executive producers Owen Ellickson and Greg Daniels, the untitled comedy pilot centers on Craig (Robinson), a talented musician who adjusts to his new life as a middle school music teacher, where he maneuvers precocious kids, teacher politics and the temptation of single moms.
Stenberg will play Irene, a spunky, fearless and smart eighth grader who is desperate to learn to sing despite her terribly off-key voice and Craig’s reluctance to teach her.
Since it’s the end of the year we’re seeing a lot of ‘best of 2012’ lists popping up, EW has a number of them and a certain scene with Katniss and Rue made it as one of the best crying scenes of the year.
Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) and Rue (Amandla Stenberg), The Hunger Games
Spoiler alert! Rue’s death scene is this blockbuster’s most poignant, heartbreaking moment – and it reaches its apex when a teary Katniss sniffles her way through a lullaby, comforting her fallen friend until Rue stops breathing. We’re getting misty just thinking about it.
Last night was the Los Angeles premier of Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2 and a few of our Hunger Games cast members were present. Check out how adorable Jacqueline Emerson (Foxface), Willow Shields (Prim), and Amandla Stenberg (Rue) look!
And check out Trevor Donovan’s choice of attire. The 90210 star was in the running to be cast as Finnick Odair before Sam Claflin was officially cast.
Rue – The Hunger Games (2012)
Competing in a televised fight to the death doesn’t leave much room for making friends, but steely heroine Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) gets a temporary break from her lonely journey after meeting sweet, plucky fellow contender Rue (Amandla Stenberg).
She’s in great company too, as Ron Weasley, Hermione Granger and Chewbacca also appear on the list, way to go Rue!