With just four days until “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” premieres in theaters, U.S. fans will have get a glimpse of the film’s stars at the film's red carpet premiere in Los Angeles Monday night.
Wrapping up the franchise's weeklong, worldwide premiere tour, the stars of the second “Hunger Games” installment, actors Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth, will make an appearance at the Nokia Theater L.A. Live Monday night. Yahoo! Movies will be streaming the red carpet premiere live starting at 6 p.m. PST (9 p.m. EST).
According to the Nokia Theatre’s official website, the event is listed as “private” and no tickets are currently available for the general public. “Cameras and cell phones will not be permitted and must be checked in prior to entering the venue,” said the report, adding, “There will be no public viewing of the Red Carpet.”
The cast kicked off the international premiere tour in Leicester Square in London on Nov. 11, an event also live-streamed by Yahoo! Movies. (Check out the footage from the London red carpet here). The cast, which has premiered the action adventure drama in four cities this month, most recently made a stop in Rome to attend a screening of the film at the Rome Film Festival Thursday.
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" follows the story of post-apocalyptic America and one citizen, Katniss Everdeen (Lawrence), as she battles in the nation's annual, televised fight to the death for the second time alongside her friend and supposed lover Peeta Mellark (Hutcherson). The series, based off of the best-selling, young-adult novels of the same name by Suzanne Collins, raked in over $691 million at the box office worldwide with its first feature adaption “The Hunger Games” in 2012.
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” will be released in theaters and IMAX on Friday.