Tag: Effie Trinket

The Catching Fire Capitol Costume Competition and the incredible Effies!

The Catching Fire Capitol Costume Competition and the incredible Effies!

To celebrate the release of Catching Fire on DVD, The Hunger  Games UK held a fantastic Capitol Costume Competition over the weekend.  They asked fans to turn up at  Marylebone Station dressed in their Capitol finest. They were offering a bunch of prizes including a chance to win two tickets to the premier of The Hunger […]

March 17, 2014 | 2 Comments More
VIDEO: Behind-the-scenes with Effie Trinket

VIDEO: Behind-the-scenes with Effie Trinket

More footage from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire DVD has been released.  This time AOL  has an exclusive clip of what went into creating the butterfly look for Elizabeth Banks playing Effie Trinket. The clip features interviews with Elizabeth Banks, costume designer Trish Summerville as well as make-up supervisor Ve Neill.

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The woman who inspired Effie’s hair on what it was like on the Catching Fire set

The woman who inspired Effie’s hair on what it was like on the Catching Fire set

The Capitol citizens love being over the top – especially their hair. That job went to Linda Flowers, who was in charge of the Hair Department for The Hunger Games and Catching Fire. But she had some inspiration and help from hair veteran Ann Bray. In fact Ann has been in the business for more […]

January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Catching Fire Shortlisted for Oscar for MakeUp and Hairstyling

Catching Fire Shortlisted for Oscar for MakeUp and Hairstyling

It seems that The Hunger Games: Catching Fire has made the list of seven movies that are still in the competition for a nomination for an Oscar in the  Makeup and Hairstyling category. Here’s what the The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences had to say in their press statement: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts […]

December 15, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Trish Summerville’s pictures from the Catching Fire set

Trish Summerville’s pictures from the Catching Fire set

  Trish Summerville is the woman behind the incredible costumes we see in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. She has shared a bunch of photos from behind-the-scenes and an the set of the movie on her Instagram account.  She shares some of Effie’s clothes, jewellery and shoes as well as the outfit Johanna Mason wears […]

December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Your favorite Effie lines are thanks to Elizabeth Banks

Your favorite Effie lines are thanks to Elizabeth Banks

It’s hard to imagine anyone but Elizabeth Banks as Effie Trinket. She has made the role her own.  And not just by being great at it.  It seems she has also managed to get a few of her own lines in The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. We all remember when Effie gasps “that’s mahogany!” after […]

November 26, 2013 | 1 Comment More
Elizabeth Banks and Lenny Kravitz on Good Morning America

Elizabeth Banks and Lenny Kravitz on Good Morning America

It’s been a Catching Fire – filled week on Good Morning America.  Elizabeth Banksk and Lenny Kravitz are the latest stars to join the morning show to talk about the movie. “Effie is a lot of fun. She has a lot of layers and she really grows as a person in this film, I think, […]

November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments More
New Catching Fire Stills of Effie Trinket

New Catching Fire Stills of Effie Trinket

Effie Trinket – the District 12 escort.  She can be infuriating, but ultimately a little endearing. Capitol Couture has released four new images of  Effie from Catching Fire along with an article all about her outrageous looks. For years, Effie Trinket has stood out in the Capitol for her signature style. Like a couture cupcake, this […]

November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments More
VIDEOS: Elizabeth Banks: Who is playing Effie in Catching Fire? And other great bits

VIDEOS: Elizabeth Banks: Who is playing Effie in Catching Fire? And other great bits

There is no better Effie Trinket than Elizabeth Banks. That is all there is to say about that really. However, the point of this post is to share with you some of the ways that Elizabeth has taken Effie to her heart. The other day we shared her Facebook post where she reads a little […]

November 17, 2013 | 0 Comments More
VIDEO: Elizabeth Banks Hunger Games Fireside Chat

VIDEO: Elizabeth Banks Hunger Games Fireside Chat

Elizabeth Banks makes no secret of the fact that she loves her character Effie Trinket.  She was a huge fan of the books before she lobbied to be in the movie. She has posted a video on her Facebook Page reading one of the fan favorites from Effie in The Hunger Games.  How can you […]

November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments More