‘Catching Fire’: Why Garrett Hedlund Passed On Finnick
Finnick Odair, the dreamiest tribute in Panem, has finally been found, but only after a lengthy search that spanned countless A-list actors and virtual unknowns alike. “Snow White and the Huntsman” and “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” actor Sam Claflin will star as the trident-wielding Finnick in Francis Lawrence’s “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” but once upon a time, there was a very different man in the running for the role: “Tron Legacy” star Garrett Hedlund.
Hedlund confirmed his near miss with “Catching Fire” during a recent interview with MTV News at the Toronto…
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