The main stars of "The Hunger Games" were Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Josh Hutcherson and Elizabeth Banks. Other stars of the movie were Donald Sutherland, Stanley Tucci, Lenny Kravitz, Willow Shields and Paula Malcomson. The movie was based on the novel by Suzanne Collins.
Jennifer Lawrence played the role of Katniss Everdeen, who is the main character in the movie. Jennifer Larence won the Saturn Award for Best Actress and the Empire Award for Best Actress for her perfomance in the movie. Lawrence has also acted in movies such as "Silver Linings Playbook" and "American Hustle." Liam Hemsworth played the role of Gale Hawthorne, who is Katniss's best friend in the movie. Liam Hemsworth has also acted in movies such as "The Last Song" and "The Expendables 2." Woody Harrelson plays the role of Haymitch Abernathy, who is a former Hunger games victor and mentor of Katniss and Peeta.
Josh Hutcherson plays the role of Peeta Mellark, who is Katniss Everdeen's partner in the Hunger games. Elizabeth Banks plays the role of Effie Trinket, who is the escort of the District 12 tributes to the Hunger Games. "The Hunger Games" was released in 2012, and it was followed by "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1" and "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 2."