Flavius, I mean, Nelson Ascencio, has spilled the beans of the upcoming DVD/Bluray special features of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. On his Facebook page, he said:
Today i was interviewed for the DVD/BluRay Special Features for “Catching Fire”. Call me dorky but i was very excited about it. Thanks to all the cool fans of the films who said “hello”. Can’t wait to see it myself.
Our friends at thehob.org were able to conduct an interview with Nelson Ascencio, the actor who played Flavius in “The Hunger Games.” By the way, Flavius was part of the Katniss’ prep team, of course, they are being led by Cinna. Here’s a round down of the topics in the interview:
0:00 – What attracted Nelson to the role, the secrecy around casting, his audition
1:57 – Memorable moments on set, behind-the-scenes details of the Tribute parade, the amazing cast
3:23 – The hair and makeup process, changes from the book description
5:10 – Filming a scene vs. the final cut
5:30 – How the franchise has impacted his personal life / career