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Hunger Games Prequel Movie Is Happening, Book Is Coming First in 2020

Hunger Games Prequel Movie Is Happening, Book Is Coming First in 2020

A new era for The Hunger Games has begun, as Lionsgate is gearing up for a Hunger Games Prequel movie set within the wildly popular Ya franchise. This comes as it has been revealed that Suzanne Collins, author of the original series of books, is planning to release a prequel novel sometime next year. Once the book hits shelves, Lionsgate will be at the ready to adapt it into a new movie in order to keep the dystopian money train moving in the right direction.

According to a new report, Scholastic Books intends to release the new book, which hasn't had its titled revealed yet, in 2020. While work on the movie surely won't start properly until the book has actually hit shelves, Lionsgate has already been working with Suzanne Collins during the writing process, which means they're eager to get this project going. Here's what Joe Drake, chairman of Lionsgate,

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