We’ll it’s not Tim Riggins…..and it’s not Garrett Hedlund but we have our Finnick.

Lionsgate announced today that the coveted role will be played by relative newcomer, Sam Claflin. The 24-year old British actor recently stared along side Chris Hemsworth in Snow White and the Huntsman and also appreed in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

According to producers, Claflin has been the front-runner for the role since mid-July. Do you think Claflin can bring to life the suave and resourceful Finnick Odair?

The film, the second in the Hunger Games series is due to start shooting this fall with a release date of November 22, 2013.

What do you think of Sam being cast?

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