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Character profile for Cinna from The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) (page 1)
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All rights reserved. Ladies and gentleman, a brief statement of the facts: Katniss Everdeen is a teenage girl who lives in District 12, an impoverished coal-mining region in the country of Panem. She's a volunteer trib When Peeta Mellark is selected as the tribute for District 12, all we really know about him is that he's a baker's son, a little bit emotional 3. Gale is Katniss's hunting partner and closest friend from District As Katniss tells us, he's "good-looking, he's strong enough to handle the work in the mines, and he can hunt" 1. The two
by Suzanne Collins
List of The Hunger Games characters, including pictures when available. These characters from The Hunger Games are ordered by their significance to the film, so main characters are featured at the top while minor characters and cameos are further down on the list. - The Hunger Games are over, but the revolution has only just begun! Back in , the first Hunger Games movie went a long way towards turning Jennifer Lawrence into a superstar and it became one of the most successful YA adaptations of all time.
Jump to navigation. When we first meet Katniss she is years-old. In the books she is described as slight and small for her age, with long black hair that she wears in a braid. But in the movie she is played by Jennifer Lawrence, who is a lot healthier looking than could be expected of someone who is meant to be close to starvation. She lost her father in a mining accident when she was younger, and because her mother suffers from depression, Katniss has stepped in as a mother figure for her younger sister Primrose. Katniss struggles each day to find enough food for her mother, Primrose and herself. With her bow and arrow, Katniss hunts for food in the restricted area outside of District 12, where she lives, along with Gale Hawthorne, her fellow hunter and friend.
The 16 year old narrator and protagonist of the novel. Katniss is an outsider to her country of Panem. As a member of the poorest class in the poorest District District 12 , Katniss is forced to scrounge and hunt for her family's survival. She takes care of her younger sister Prim and her mother by hunting with Gale, her closest friend. She is a professional hunter with great survival skills, and her best weapon is her bow and arrow. In order to stay successful, Katniss has developed a tough stoic attitude to life, which comes in handy once she is chosen to compete as District 12 representative in the Hunger Games. Deep down, Katniss has a deep compassion for others, and thrives on taking care of the helpless.
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