Allow the (fashion) games begin!
Rachel Zegler, the star of the approaching The Hunger Game titles: The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes movie, experienced a enjoyment run-in with OG franchise star Jennifer Lawrence during the Christian Dior Spring/Summer months 2024 show at Paris Vogue 7 days on Tuesday, September 26.
Zegler, 22, took to social media to doc the come upon. She posted a video to X of the two women laughing and posing for photographers, surrounded by the hectic group of vogue week attendees.
Zegler captioned the video clip: “A mom to quite a few. a mother to Me.” She also posted the same movie to her Instagram story, writing “She’s real mother”.
Lawrence is a literal mother to her son Cy, whom she welcomed with her partner, Cooke Maroney, in spring 2022 and also starred in the thriller film Mom! in 2017. But to Zegler, she’ll usually be Katniss Everdeen.
Zegler’s Hunger Online games spinoff and prequel is owing to be introduced on November 17 and is centered on a e-book of the very same title penned by Suzanne Collins, printed in 2020. The movie follows a teenage Coriolanus Snow, played by Josh Andrés Rivera, in advance of he gets to be the President of Panem, and his mentorship of woman tribute Lucy Grey Baird (Zegler).
The very first of the four motion pictures starring Lawrence, 33, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Hutcherson was introduced in 2012.
On Tuesday, the two actresses sat entrance row and had been joined by various other stars at the function, which includes Charlize Theron, Alexa Chung and Jenna Ortega.
Lawrence has a longstanding romantic relationship with Dior. She landed her very first Dior campaign in 2012, the very same calendar year of her breakout function in the very first Hunger Game titles film. In 2014, Lawrence renewed her brand offer for yet another 3 decades for $15 million and has ongoing to function with them ever considering that.
Zegler has also labored with Dior in new several years. She wore black personalized Dior Haute Couture dress to her initially Oscars overall look in 2022.
Whilst Lawrence doesn’t look in the new Hunger Games motion pictures, she was recently requested regardless of whether she would at any time reprise her purpose. “Oh, my God – completely!” she explained to Wide variety in June, incorporating, “If Katniss ever could at any time appear again into my daily life, 100 %.
In a different Variety tale in December 2022, Lawrence opened up about her struggles starring in the strike franchise and the responsibility she felt to her followers.
“I try to remember the most significant discussion was ‘How much bodyweight are you heading to reduce?’” Lawrence recalled. “Along with me getting youthful and expanding and not in a position to be on a diet program, I really do not know if I want all of the ladies who are likely to costume up as Katniss to experience like they simply cannot simply because they’re not a sure weight. And I cannot allow that seep into my brain both.”
As for the casting of Zegler, Hunger Game titles director Francis Lawrence recently uncovered that the actress at first turned down the role of Lucy. “The plan of likely from six months in London to go further into Europe — into Poland — for another six months of her daily life freaked her out,” Francis, 52, advised Amusement Weekly in September. It wasn’t until her boyfriend, Rivera, 28, was cast in the film that she decided to acquire on the function.