The casting for the big-screen version of The Hunger Games
, to be directed by Gary Ross
, has been a contentious affair. Hiring the lily-white (and very, very talented) Jennifer Lawrence
for the lead role of Katniss Everdeen drew ire from fans of the novel, who hoped for someone closer to the character as she's described in the books.
Now the producers are closing in on choices for the lead male roles, and it is reportedly down to one ...