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Friday 22 November, 2013

Exclusive: Interview with Francis Lawrence at Tennessee Screening

On behalf of Hunger Games Fireside Chat, Hunter Phillips attended the Tennessee Benefit Screening of Catching Fire and interviewed Francis Lawrence. Check out his thoughts and video!


Monday 04 November, 2013

Fan Site Exclusive: Interview with Sam Claflin and Jena Malone

Along with several other fan sites, we recently had the opportunity to interview Sam Claflin and Jena Malone about their involvement in the Hunger Games franchise. We talked emotional Catching Fire scenes, cast friendships, and more!


Sunday 19 August, 2012

Fan Site Interview with Amandla Stenberg

Along with several other fan sites, we interviewed Amandla Stenberg (Rue) before her DVD signing appearance at Toys ‘R’ Us yesterday. In addition to the movie and DVD, we talked about Catching Fire, Tumblr, YA books, and Amandla’s Danish side of the family!


Sunday 15 April, 2012

#54 Fireside Chat: New Direction

We chat about Gary Ross’s departure, discuss potential new directors, and interview the author of Guide to The Hunger Games.


Saturday 17 March, 2012

Our Interview with Josh Hutcherson

Along with several other fan sites, we recently had the opportunity to interview Peeta himself, Josh Hutcherson! He told us about the craziest stunt in the film, what reality TV show he’d want to be on, what Capitol fashion trend he’d start, and more!


Thursday 08 December, 2011

#36 Fireside Chat: Highlights

Highlights from Episode 36, including a Mags-related Crackpot Theory, an interview with the creators of The Katniss Chronicles, and discussions on the proposed Lionsgate/Summit merger and the breaking news that James Newton Howard will be replacing Danny Elfman as the film’s composer.


Sunday 04 December, 2011

#36 Fireside Chat: The Chronicles of Katnia

We discuss the proposed Lionsgate/Summit merger and the breaking news that James Newton Howard will replace Danny Elfman as the film’s composer. We also interview the creators of The Katniss Chronicles and go Crackpot.


Friday 25 November, 2011

Adam and Savanna Interviewed by MTV

Adam and Savanna were interviewed by MTV back in May and July (respectively) for two of Hollywood Crush’s fan reaction videos.


Thursday 24 November, 2011

#34 Fireside Chat: Highlights

Highlights from Episode 34, including a non-fan’s trailer reaction, interviews with the authors of The Hunger But Mainly Death Games and The Younger Games, and a discussion about Twilight versus The Hunger Games.


Sunday 20 November, 2011

#34 Fireside Chat: Twilight and Parody

We discuss the Twilight phenomenon as it relates to The Hunger Games and interview the authors of two recently published Hunger Games parodies.


Friday 11 November, 2011

#32 Fireside Chat: Highlights

Highlights from Episode 32, featuring a sneak preview of Panem World, discussions about Vanity Fair and Woody Harrelson’s Haymitch, and an interview with Emily Ansara Baines about her Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook.


Sunday 06 November, 2011

#32 Fireside Chat: The Hungry Games

Vanity Fair and Woody Harrelson, an interview with the author of The Unofficial Hunger Games Cookbook, an intro to Panem World, and The Lottery.


Friday 04 November, 2011

#31 Fireside Chat: Highlights

Highlights from Episode 31, featuring an interview with Kristen Zimmer about her Hunger Games Electronica Project, “real life” Hunger Games, and Pick a Page.


Tuesday 01 November, 2011

#31 Fireside Chat: Are You Not Entertained!?

The latest book and movie-related news, an interview with Kristen Zimmer of the Hunger Games Electronica Project, real Hunger Games, and Pick a Page.


Thursday 29 September, 2011

#26 Fireside Chat: Highlights

Highlights from Episode 26, featuring pick-up lines, Thresh’s death, Haymitch’s drunkenness, and the beginning of our interview with Gamemaker Rowan.


Wednesday 21 September, 2011

#26 Fireside Chat: Meet the Gamemaker

Pick-up lines, another Haymitch-related Crackpot Theory, Pick a Page, and an exclusive interview with the Head Gamemaker of Panem October.


Friday 16 September, 2011

#24 Fireside Chat: Highlights

Highlights from Episode 24, featuring conversations about 9/11, Trexler Hoverhound theories, and interviews with Rockingjay artists Hello, the Future! and Rebekah Hawker.


Monday 05 September, 2011

#23 Fireside Chat: Romeo and Rue-liet

We thoroughly analyze a certain whistle, weigh in on the Gary Ross videos, and learn from Mrs. Orman.


Monday 27 June, 2011

#13 Fireside Chat: Keep It Secret, Keep It Saph

We interview two Hunger Games composers, talk to the girl with the world’s best Twitter, and contemplate whether a zombie apocalypse happened.


Monday 20 June, 2011

#12 Fireside Chat: T. Bones and Big Fish

We chat about a popular fandom ship — “Gadge” — and weigh in on T. Bone Burnett and Danny Elfman’s rumored involvement with the film’s soundtrack/score.


Monday 06 June, 2011

#10 Fireside Chat: Music Night

Our first ever Music Night features interviews with and songs by District 13, Kaysy Ostrom, Steph Anderson, Alex Boyd, Rachel Macwhirter, Alex Carpenter, and Sam Cushion.


Friday 27 May, 2011

#9 Fireside Chat: The Global Arena

Fireside Chat goes global as we talk to Hunger Games fan site admins and fans from France, Germany, Canada, Australia, the Philippines, England, and Argentina!


Monday 23 May, 2011

#8 Fireside Chat: It's Kind of a Dystopian Story - Part 2

The infamous “Cinna Episode,” featuring lots of screaming when Lionsgate announces during the show that Lenny Kravitz will be playing Cinna. We also talk to author Ned Vizzini about his contribution to The Girl Who Was on Fire.


Monday 02 May, 2011

#5 Fireside Chat: When This Bird Sings...

Is Osama bin Laden’s death equivalent to Coin’s desire for more Hunger Games? We attempt to answer that question and also chat with Leah Wilson (editor of The Girl Who Was on Fire) and famed librarian/blogger Betsy Bird.


Monday 18 April, 2011

#3 Fireside Chat: Decadence, Before Its Inevitable Decline

Author Adrienne Kress explains why decadence will always face an inevitable decline, and extra hopefuls Deitre, Cathy, and Caitlyn share their open casting call experiences.