Lionsgate Announces Massive ‘Hunger Games’ Auction – Own a Piece of Katniss’ World!
Nearly 500 original items from the Hunger Games films will be put up for auction this coming May.
Lionsgate has partnered with auction house Profiles in History to hold The World of The Hunger Games Auction on May 20, 2016. For one day only, nearly 500 authentic costumes, props, and set pieces will be available for purchase from each of the franchise’s four films.
“Everyone will have a chance to acquire items from their favorite characters and moments of The Hunger Games series,” said Joe Maddalena, President, Profiles in History. “We’re extremely proud to offer a collection of this caliber for such a beloved studio franchise.”
“The Hunger Games films have captured hearts and minds around the world,” said Kerry Phelan, Executive Vice President, Global Franchise Management & Strategic Partnerships, Lionsgate. “We are excited to bring fans the unique opportunity to own a piece of this global phenomenon.”
The auction will feature genuine costumes worn by the series’ leading cast members, unique props, and recognizable set pieces used throughout the film production process. Highlights include:
• Katniss Everdeen’s wooden District 12 hunting longbow from The Hunger Games
• Katniss Everdeen’s iconic Mockingjay armor from Mockingjay – Part 1
• Peeta Mellark’s tribute combat wetsuit from Catching Fire
• Gale Hawthorne’s District 13 combat ensemble from Mockingjay – Part 1
• Katniss Everdeen’s hunting ensemble with signature leather jacket and stunt hunting longbow from Mockingjay – Part 2
• Katniss Everdeen’s and Peeta Mellark’s iconic Tribute Parade costumes from The Hunger Games
• Katniss Everdeen’s signature silver bow and quiver used at the Training Center and arena sequences during the Quarter Quell in Catching Fire
• District 12 reaping bowl filled with name slips from The Hunger Games
Qualified bidders can participate in the live auction beginning at 11am PDT in the following ways:
· IN PERSON: At the Profiles In History headquarters located at 26662 Agoura Rd., Calabasas, CA 91302
· BY TELEPHONE: By calling 310-859-7701
· ONLINE: Either with absentee bidding or in real-time from anywhere across the globe through the Invaluable Live Auctions platform
More information, including auction registration and a full catalog, is available at the official website of the auction.