'Hunger Games': Natalie Dormer cast as Cressida

05:00 AM, Aug 22, 2013

LONDON: Natalie Dormer attends the Aston Martin centenary event at Freemasons Hall on July 20, 2013 Mike Marsland WireImage/


Written By by Bryan Alexander, USA TODAY

Game of Thrones stunner Natalie Dormer has joined the cast of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2.

Dormer will portray Cressida, a director from the Capitol who joins the heroine Katniss in the uprising.

Dormer is one of the hottest actresses on the scene right now. She portrays Margaery Tyrell in HBO’s Game of Thrones and will be seen in Ron Howard’s Rush this September as well as in Ridley Scott’s The Counselor in October.

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 & 2 make up the third and fourth installments of heroine Katniss Everdeen’s (Jennifer Lawrence) journey as she leads the districts of Panem in a rebellion against the tyrannical and corrupt Capitol.

The second film, Catching Fire, opens worldwide on November 22, 2013. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 will be released worldwide on November 21, 2014; Mockingjay — Part 2 opens November 20, 2015.