Gary Ross Interview with Fandango
Thanks to one of our readers for sending a link to this new interview from Fandango with director Gary Ross. He talks more about how perfect Jennifer Lawrence is for the role, how the books affected him so much, the point of view of the movie, and the beautiful story arc of Katniss Everdeen. He talks in detail about his collaboration with Suzanne Collins on the script. Here’s a brief transcript of some of the interview:
Fandango: There’s been a lot of three, four, three, four. How many are there going to be?
Gary Ross: Um… You know, I’m not sure.
Fandango: How many have you signed on for?
Gary Ross: I have committed to the next one.
Fandango: Have you started filming it yet?
Gary Ross: I have not started filming yet.
Fandango: But you already have a release date?
Gary Ross: [laughs] Yes, we already have a release date.