Mockingjay Development: Katniss Has a New Crew, and We've Got Photos

"Make new friends, but keep the old."

If you thought Katniss Everdeen would go dark after the events of Catching Fire, you don't know her at all.

Since beating the Capitol at its own game in the prequel to Nov. 21's Mockingjay: Part 1 (opens in new tab), Jennifer Lawrence's character has picked up a whole new set of extracurricular activities, including starring in subversive PSAs and hatching antidisestablishmentarian plots with a merry band of guerrillas. But like a good Girl Scout, Katniss hasn't dropped her old friends to hang with a different crowd: Gale, Haymitch, and Effie (opens in new tab) have also joined the stealth-black-colored resistance.

Acquaint yourself with District 13's resident badasses below, and keep scrolling for more Hunger Games material.

Messalla (Evan Ross)

Pollux (Elden Henson)

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Castor (Wes Chatham)

Cressida (Natalie Dormer)

Boggs (Mahershala Ali)

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