the hunger games

Robert Pattinson Is Not Playing Finnick in The Hunger Games Sequel

Robert Pattinson==World Premiere of THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN-PART 1==Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, Los Angeles, CA==November 14, 2011==©Patrick McMullan==Photo - ANDREAS BRANCH/

Several days ago, Movie Fanatic circulated a rumor that the Twilight star might play the part of steely-abbed Finnick Odair, the trident-wielding District 4 mentor-turned-tribute from the next installment in The Hunger Games trilogy, Catching Fire,. So when Pattinson woke up yesterday, he called his agent about what he was reading online. “[My agent] was like no one’s going to offer you that part,” Pattinson told USA Today. “I was like, thanks for the reassurance.” Maybe his YA days are finally behind him?

Robert Pattinson Is Not Catching Fire’s Finnick