Francis Lawrence returns to “The hunger games”


Now, the company has signed Francis Lawrence, responsible for the first delivery to direct a prequel. Adapt The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakesthe new book by the creator of the series, Suzanne Collins, which goes on sale may 19 in the british market.

It is known that the book recounts the events leading to what has been seen in the past. It has as its protagonist the president Coronarius Snow, a role embodied in the franchise by Donald Sutherlandbut in his youth, when he had not yet reached the office. Belonging to a family once powerful but doldrums, you have the opportunity to change the situation by becoming a mentor to a participant in the hunger games. But against his wishes, he was assigned as a pupil to a tribute from District 12, one of the poorest.