Jesse Williams Confirms He’s Not Finnick

If you are following the Finnick Odair casting rumor craze, you probably know that Jesse Williams is one of the fan favorites. Now, for those who are in favor of Jessie as Finnick, you might want to get ready to accept this disappointment. In his tweet, Jesse said that the ship for the Finnick Odair thing has already sailed.

Glee’s Grant Gustin Auditioned for Finnick Odair in “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Grant Gustin from hit TV series Glee has already told the world how interested he is in playing Finnick Odair in the Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire. Now, he confirmed that he officially auditioned for Finnick but according to him Lionsgate producers still don’t have the idea on what type of actor they are looking for to play the most coveted part. Here is his statement:

“I have officially auditioned for the role of Finnick Odair,” said Gustin in the interview. “I don’t think [the ‘Catching Fire’ movie producers] know what they are looking for yet, but yes, I did audition for the part.”
Grant Gustin

Source: ET Canada via The Examiner

Confirmed: Trevor Donovan Will Not Play Finnick in “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”

Trevor Donovan from 90210 was very vocal on his passion to play Finnick in Catching Fire. In fact, a special site has been created for his campaign, however, the odds are not in his favor. Recently, he announced in his official Facebook page that his journey in getting his dream role is no longer attainable. Here is his statement:

It’s been a fun ride, but the Finnick Odair journey is over for me, the honor of playing him will go to another, well deserved individual, I’m sure… I’m still, and will always be a true blue Hunger Games FAN, that will never change… xo

Trevor Donovan