The most notable contributor, however, has been her role as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, the first film adaptation of Suzanne Collins bestselling literary series. It's pretty hard to imagine anyone BUT Jennifer Lawrence playing the role of Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games franchise, but before she was cast, lots of other young stars were considered.
That's right, back in 2011 it was announced Jen had won the highly coveted role, but there were at least 11 other actresses who had a chance at Nov 18, 2015 24 Actors Who Were Almost in The Hunger Games Welcome to a Hunger Games Halloween! by Becky Workouts Healthy Living Tips Weight Loss Fitness Video Power Your Happy Just Press Play Workout Role: Katniss Everdeen Quite a few actresses read for the part of Katniss and were considered, but untimately didnt get it, but went onto to star in a different series.
After Shailene lost out on this part, she later became the face of the Divergent series. 3. Gwyneth Paltrow was almost Rose in Titanic. Ok So this one is kinda hard to imagine but Gwyneth Paltrow nearly played Rose in Titanic! She was one of the final two actresses to be up for the role (were guessing the other actress was Kate Winslet) but ultimately turned it down.
Jun 10, 2012 Check out 15 actresses that were up for the part, but just didnt make the cut. Emma Roberts was almost Katniss in The Hunger Games! Lindsay Lohan was almost Lizzie McGuire The Irish actress, who had made a name for herself with 2007's 'Atonement' (which got her an Oscar nod) and 2009's 'The Lovely Bones, ' actually was 16 Katniss Everdeen's age in 'The Hunger Games' at the time of casting.
Casting the Irish Ronan to play the American heroine Katniss might not have been well received by hardcore fans of the Suzanne Collins 10 Cool Facts About The Hunger Games and Its Cast!
The Hunger Games movies were so popular and with good reason! Katniss was a great role model for young women. 17 thoughts on 10 Actresses They Could Have Cast as Snow White Andrea Cefalo on at 11: 23 pm said: I have recently written Snow White retelling called The Fairytale Keeper and I always envisioned a raven 10.
During one scene in the arena, Jennifer Lawrence, who will be reprising her role as Katniss, hit herself with her bow while she was sprinting and fell into the pool of jets. Lawrence was deaf in one ear as a result for almost six days. Sep 27, 2014 Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Up next 7 Things You Didn't Know About Jennifer Lawrence Duration: 6: 07.