Catching Fire Ideal Cast

These are the actors that I immediately thought of when reading catching fire.
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Douglas Booth
Douglas John Booth is an English actor. Booth was born in London, England, the son of Vivien (De Cala), an artist, and Simon Booth, who works in shipping for Citigroup. He has appeared on English television as (Christopher and His Kind, Great Expectations), starred in the film Romeo & Juliet, and played Shem, one of the sons of Noah...
“ Finnick Odair - Has to be be incredibly good looking in almost a sinister way. I think Douglas could also pull off the more emotional seens that will follow in Mockinjay. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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Mila Kunis
Actress, Black Swan
The talented Milena "Mila" Markovna Kunis was born to a Jewish family in Chernivtsi, Ukraine, USSR (now independent Ukraine). Her mother, Elvira, is a physics teacher, her father, Mark Kunis, is a mechanical engineer, and she has an older brother named Michael. After attending one semester of college between gigs...
“ Joanna Mason - Could pull off both innocent and fierce perfectly. Has the potential of looking very young for flashbacks of previous games. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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Andie MacDowell
Actress, Groundhog Day
Andie MacDowell was born Rosalie Anderson MacDowell on April 21, 1958 in Gaffney, South Carolina, to Pauline Johnston (Oswald), a music teacher, and Marion St. Pierre MacDowell, a lumber executive. She was enrolled at Winthrop College located in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Initially discovered by a rep from Wilhelmina Models while on a trip to Los Angeles...
“ Hazel (Gale's Mother) - Amazing actress with a kind and motherly appearance, I'm not sure however, whether having such a famous face would ruin the movie or not. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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Zooey Deschanel
Actress, Elf
Zooey Deschanel was born in 1980 into a showbiz family. Her father, Caleb Deschanel, is an Academy Award-nominated cinematographer (perhaps most notably for The Passion of the Christ) and her mother, Mary Jo Deschanel (née Weir), is an actress who appeared in Twin Peaks. Her paternal grandfather was French, and her other roots include English, German, Scottish, Irish, and Dutch...
“ Annie Cresta - I think Zooey could pull off being slightly unhinged but still irrisitable to Finnick perfectly. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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Ryan Phillippe
Ryan Phillippe was born on September 10, 1974 in New Castle, Delaware, to Susan (Thomas), a nurse, and Richard Phillippe, a chemical technician. He has three sisters, Kirsten, Lindsay, and Katelyn, and attended New Castle Baptist Academy. Ryan's acting career began with the soap opera One Life to Live...
“ Gloss - Gloss is violent and viscous, Ryan would own this role. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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Evan Rachel Wood
Actress, The Wrestler
Evan Rachel Wood was born September 7, 1987, in Raleigh, North Carolina. Her father, Ira David Wood III, is a theatre actor, writer and director, and her mother, Sara Wood, is an actress and acting coach. She has two older brothers--Dana Wood, a musician, and Ira David Wood IV, who has also acted...
“ Cashmere - Sister of Gloss, Equally violent. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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Russell Crowe
Actor, Gladiator
Russell Ira Crowe was born in Wellington, New Zealand, to Jocelyn Yvonne (Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe, both of whom catered movie sets. His maternal grandfather, Stanley Wemyss, was a cinematographer. Crowe's recent ancestry includes Welsh (where his paternal grandfather was born, in Wrexham), English...
“ Beetee - Russell Crowe's obvious intelligence is needed to play Boggs. ” - doggymadkitty
 
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“ Young Haymitch - Joe Cole has the same colouring and fierce blue eyes as Woody Harelson. Having an actor that looks perfect is more important in the role. ” - doggymadkitty