The caption read on August 22: “It’s official! Please welcome Natalie Dormer as Cressida to the cast of @TheHungerGames: Mockingjay Parts 1&2”.
According to The Hollywood Reporter – her character will take on the role of Cressida, a director who joins the rebellion. Directed by Francis Lawrence and based on the novel Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins – the films will follow Katniss Everdeen as she leads a rebellion against the tyrannical and corrupt Capitol in the futuristic land of Panem.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire hits theaters on Nov. 22, 2013. Mockingjay: Part 1 will open on Nov. 21, 2014 and Part 2 will open Nov. 20, 2015.
Later this year Dormer will also be seen in the upcoming Ron Howard movie Rush and in Ridley Scott’s The Counselor.