Actress Willow Shields — who you may know as Prim in “The Hunger Games,” Katniss’s doe-eyed little sister — idolizes Meryl Streep and Angelina Jolie; two actors who, like Willow, started their acting careers at a very young age. Willow Shields, who plays Primrose Everdeen in “The Hunger … That's thanks, in part, to how she was raised. Although Katniss was unsure if the goat would survive, Prim loved animals and was soon able to heal Lady with her mother's help. on 'Hunger Games' Cast Then And Now: See The Pics Three years after the first "Hunger Games" movie came out, all of its stars are now grown up superstars. Shields may be best known for her acting, specifically as Prim in The Hunger Games, but she's actually quite talented in another area: photography. The Hunger Games has never used shocking material for the sake of it–doing that would be the very antithesis of the entire series! The Hunger Games; Willow Shields Cast as Prim in The Hunger Games The Hunger Games Casts Katniss's Sister Prim. Heat Vision breakdown. Prim died to drive home the worldly truths and themes. Katniss Everdeen : It's okay, Prim. Willow Shields (born June 1, 2000) is an American actress. A lot of them. Watch Queue Queue Based on the best-selling novel, The Hunger Games kicked off one of the most popular movie franchises of the last decade. She has a twin sister, actress Autumn Shields, and an older brother, actor River Shields. This is because the 13-year-old, better known as Primrose Everdeen, will be seen alongside Academy Award winner Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth this Friday in the second installment of The Hunger Games trilogy, CatchingRead More » "The Hunger Games": A look at the cast and key players in Panem Lionsgate Panem. April 20, 2011 by Shannon Vestal Robson. She portrayed Lisa Rogan a.k.a. Willow Shields was born on June 1, 2000 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Primrose "Prim" Everdeen was Katniss Everdeen's younger sister. And she’s following closely in their footsteps already. [6], "Willow Shields Joins Cast of Hunger Games", "Willow Shields and filming Catching Fire", "Willow Shields Is Ready For Post-'Hunger Games' Life", "Willow Shields Eliminated Off 'Dancing With The Stars, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Willow_Shields&oldid=996196908, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Artemis Women in Action Film Festival – Best Actress –, Lady Filmmakers Film Festival – Best Supporting Actress in a Feature Film –, This page was last edited on 25 December 2020, at 02:22. Of all the heartbreaking story lines in the Hunger Games trilogy, the most truly wrenching is Katniss's sister Prim's death immediately prior to the fall of the Capitol. 2:00 PM PST Willow Shields Cast as Prim in 'The Hunger Games' Young actress Willow Shields has been cast as Primrose Everdeen - sister of protagonist Katniss Everdeen - in director Gary Ross' upcoming adaptation of Suzanne Collins' novel 'The Hunger Games'. In this Kidzworld interview, actress Willow Shields, who played Prim in The Hunger Games films, looks back on fun on set, bonding with Jennifer, the release of the films on Blu-ray/DVD and much more! She played Primrose Everdeen in The Hunger Games film series, Grace in Beyond the Blackboard, Rachel in Into the Rainbow, Lorian in Woodstuck or Bust, and starred as Serena in the Netflix-original series Spinning Out. 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The dystopian adventure introduced a dark and fascinating world filled with interesting characters and a complex history. The Hunger Games Cast - Prim Everdeen "Fresh as a rain drop, as lovely as the primrose for which she was named" is a beautiful picture Collins paints of Prim, Katniss only love and sister. In the years since she auditioned for the role of Primrose Everdeen at the age of 10, mere months after first reading the series, Shields has experienced the phenomena of The Hunger Games … In The Games, … She has a cat named Buttercup. With blonde hair and blue eyes—rare in their area of District 12—Prim is young, innocent, and not as strong or independent as Katniss. Watch Queue Queue. Unlike her sister in many ways, Prim was the opposite of Katniss in both looks and character; having blonde hair like their mother, a gentle personality (unlike Katniss' prickly one) and a talent for healing, as opposed to Katniss' talent for hunting. [5] At age 14, she is the youngest competitor to ever appear on the show (taking the record from Zendaya, who was 16 when she competed on Season 16). Directed by Gary Ross. Primrose … She has a twin sister, actress, Sat, Jan 09 It also helped to make young Jennifer Lawrence a household name. Willow Shields was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the daughter of Carrie and Rob Shields, an art teacher. She has a twin sister, Autumn, and an older brother, River, both of whom are also actors.[1]. With Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Stanley Tucci. Like Mrs. Everdeen, Prim has taken an interest in healing and helped cure Gale Hawthorne's wounds when he was lashed by the new head Peacekeeper for District 12. This video is unavailable. Later, after Katniss escaped from the Qu… It's your first year, Prim. The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Katniss is fiercely protective of her. Actors get a lot of different things out of a role: work, experience, money, fame, attention. ... Katniss and Prim’s mother has been cast in Lionsgate’s Hunger Games movie adaptation. Located on what once was North America, Panem is the post-apocalyptic country where "The Hunger Games" takes place. Primrose ("Prim") Everdeen is Katniss's younger sister. They're not going to pick you. [4], On February 24, 2015, Shields was announced as one of the celebrities to compete on season 20 of Dancing with the Stars. Your name's only been in there once. Against the odds, Prim’s name is picked at her first reaping when she’s twelve years old. 'Hunger Games' Taps 'Caprica' Actress as Katniss and Prim's Mother. Tiffany StewartRue Prim and Mags on ALEXANDER LUDWIG Pranks ANNASOPHIA ROBB + WILLOW SHIELDS Talks HUNGER GAMES with PIPER REESE! Crystal Bell crystalbell 11/18/2015 Now that the reaping has ended, see what the cast of the iconic dystopian franchise is up to now. Primrose Everdeen, mainly known as "Prim", is Katniss Everdeen's little sister. Willow Shields was born on June 1, 2000 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There are currently many, many girls who would gladly trade places with Willow Shields, at least for a day. The Hunger Games (2012) Willow Shields as Primrose Everdeen. Prim is Katniss’s little sister. In the television movie, Shields portrayed a homeless child named Grace. Lisa Royal in a 2009 episode of the USA Network drama In Plain Sight, entitled "In My Humboldt Opinion", and the voice of a girl watching a gun fight in the 7-minute 2008 Western short film Las Vegas New Mexico 1875. Her professional partner was Mark Ballas. FREFRM (066), Sat, Jan 09 The Hunger Games was the revolution that shook the globe. [2] She reprised her role in the sequels, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2. Lionsgate has announced casting for Primrose Everdeen, little sister to Katniss Everdeen and the fourth character cast in the Hunger franchise. [3] It was announced in 2015 that Shields would star in the films The Wonder (released in 2017 under the title Into the Rainbow), directed by Norman Stone, and A Fall From Grace, directed by Jennifer Lynch. She played Primrose Everdeen in The Hunger Games film series, Grace in Beyond the Blackboard, Rachel in Into the Rainbow, Lorian in Woodstuck or Bust, and starred as Serena in the Netflix-original series Spinning Out. The 16-year-old District 12 resident volunteers to compete in the Games after her younger sister, Prim, is selected as a tribute. 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