The Odyssey

‘Hunger Games’ Team Developing Franchise Based on Homer’s ‘The Odyssey’

by Britt Hayes May 23, 2015 @ 12:41 PM
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Director Francis Lawrence and producer Nina Jacobson have proven themselves to as an excellent team — Lawrence directed The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, along with both parts of Mockingjay, with Jacobson producing for Lionsgate. And now the pair are teaming up again for another possible hit franchise, this time based on a classic piece of literature: The Odyssey.