December 03, 2016  

Finnick Teases Katniss in First Official Photo of 'Catching Fire'

January 10, 2013 (1:30 am) GMT
Clad in a 'Hunger Games' Tribute costume, the District 4 heartthrob is seen smiling seductively as he holds the District 12 heroine from her back.

"" finally releases its very first still that provides an official look at and as Katniss Everdeen and Finnick Odair respectively. Making its way out via Entertainment Weekly, the image shows the two in a rather intimate pose with Finnick seemingly hugging Katniss from the back.

In his first ever "" interview, Claflin discusses his experience when filming the iconic sugar cube scene, which sees Finnick teasing Katniss while wearing nothing but netting. The green-eyed British actor describes the shooting as "the scariest moment of my life." He says, "I'm on Twitter and so many people have been like 'Don't mess this up, or we will kill you'."

Apart from the said photo, EW also unleashes two other stills that give new look at Katniss, Peeta Mellark () and Gale Hawthrone (). One of them shows the lead heroine and the baker's son clad in fancy outfits while standing on a podium, while the other one features Gale getting dragged away by the Peacekeepers.

"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" begins as Katniss returns home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a "Victor's Tour" of the districts.

Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) - a competition that could change Panem forever.

The second installment of the "Hunger Games" film series is due to open Stateside on November 22.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Jeremih Allegedly Sends a Body Double to Perform for Him in Houston
  2. Twitter Trolls Respond to Amy Schumer's 'Barbie' Casting With Fat-Shaming Comments
  3. Kylie Jenner Braves the Cold Weather in Racy Bikini in These Pics
  4. Naked Jai Courtney Chased 'Suicide Squad' Director Around on Set. See the NSFW Photo!
  5. Robert Pattinson Is Proud of Kristen Stewart and Is 'Super Impressed' With Her Rolling Stones Video
  6. Lady GaGa Wants Fans to Join Her at Super Bowl Halftime Show
  7. Supergirl to Battle Superman's Villain Mr. Mxyzptlk This Season
  8. J. Cole Disses Fellow Rappers on New Song 'False Prophet'