Sources claim the studio is very, very close to picking an actor to play Finnick Odair in the Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire. And the names on the short list? Garrett Hedlund, Armie Hammer and Taylor Kitsch.
In Suzanne Collins' books, Catching Fire and Mockingjay, the character of Finnick is described as being extremely handsome, tall, muscular, and athletic, with "tan skin," "bronze-colored hair," and "incredible" sea green eyes. In the post-apocalyptic world of Panem, Finnick is not necessarily white; Collins has said of her characters: