Hunger Games: Characters

Hunger Games: Characters


Katniss:  The Tribute who becomes a heroine when she volunteers to take her sister’s place in the Hunger Games


Gale:  Katniss’ fellow hunter, rebel and
best friend, who is heartbroken when she volunteers and departs for the Games


Peeta:  The male Tribute from District 12,
who has long harbored secret feelings for Katniss


Katniss’ Hunger Games Team:


Haymitch: Victor of the 50th Hunger Games, now the
rarely sober mentor for Katniss and Peeta


Effie:  Katniss’ elaborately-coiffed
escort and PR handler for the Games


Cinna:  Katniss’ personal Stylist for the
Games who becomes her unexpected confidante and supporter


Portia:  Peeta’s
Stylist for the Games


Venia, Flavius and Octavia:
Katniss’ Prep Team for the Games


Key Tributes:


Marvel and Glimmer:  The
ruthless, dangerously skilled Career Tributes from District 1


Cato and Clove:  Hailing from
District 2, the two most fearsome Career Tributes in the Games


Foxface:  The female
Tribute from District 5, whose smarts lead her to favor strategy over force


Rue:  The Games’ youngest Tribute from
District 11, who becomes Katniss’ closest ally


Thresh:  The male
Tribute from District 11



The Capitol Powers:


President Snow:  The dictator
of Panem who rules with his own brand of laid-back brutality


Seneca Crane:  The head
Gamemaker, who created the 74th Hunger Games


Caesar Flickerman: The official television interviewer for the Games


Claudius Templesmith: The infamous TV announcer of the Hunger Games