Video: Tom Felton confesses to be a Hunger Games fan and to be interested in playing Finnick
Fandoms collide! In a new interview, actor Tom Felton, famous for playing Harry Potter‘s nemesis Draco Malfoy in the popular series, confessed that his girlfriend pushed him to read The Hunger Games and has became a fan since.
The 24-year-old “Harry Potter” star revealed that he’s a big “Hunger Games” fan. “I was there at the Hunger Games premiere,” Tom told me exclusively. “I was very impressed. My girlfriend is an avid reader of the books and told me that I had to go and see this film. It’s awesome. It speaks for itself and the I can’t wait for the next one.”
Besides the great comments he had for the story, Felton confessed he would be willing to play on of Catching Fire‘s role characters: District 4’s Finnick Odair.
So, would he want a part in “Catching Fire”? “For sure,” Tom dished. “I’ve been reading into this Finnick character. He’s a pretty awesome character. You never know! Fingers crossed. One day, you never know.”
Now the question would be if the filmmakers are considering him for the role. Could he be one of the 8 actors reportedly still on the run for the role? We’ll keep you updated!
Thanks to Hypable for the tip.