We Used AI To Show What "Hunger Games" Characters Would Look Like In Real Life Based On The Books, And Finnick Is Too Stunning

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We recently used AI to create Twilight characters based on their book descriptions, and you all let us know in the comments which book characters you wanted to see next: The Hunger Games!

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To make these portraits, we used Artbreeder to take some existing faces, morph them together, and add all the features described in the books. Here are the results:

1.Here's Katniss Everdeen based on how she's described in the books:

Katniss Everdeen

How she's described in the books: "Straight black hair" in a braid, "olive skin," "gray eyes," and "thin." Her hair, skin, and eye color are all shared by people from the Seam, the poor, coal-mining part of District 12.

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Here's Katniss played by Jennifer Lawrence:

Katniss Everdeen
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Side by side:

Katniss Everdeen
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2.Peeta Mellark:

Peeta Mellark

How he's described in the books: "Medium height. stocky build, ashy blond hair that falls in waves over his forehead," and "blue eyes" with long eyelashes.

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Peeta played by Josh Hutcherson:

Peeta with darker hair played by Josh
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Side by side:

Peeta Mellark
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3.Gale Hawthorne:

Gale Hawthorne

How he's described in the books: "Straight black hair, olive skin," "gray eyes," "handsome."

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Gale played by Liam Hemsworth:

Gale Hawthorne
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Side by side:

Gale Hawthorne
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4.President Coriolanus Snow:

Coriolanus Snow

How he's described in the books: "Small, thin," "paper-white hair," "snakelike eyes," and "overly full [lips], the skin stretched too tight."

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Snow played by Donald Sutherland:

Coriolanus Snow
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Side by side:

Coriolanus Snow
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5.Effie Trinket:

Effie Trinket

How she's described in the books: Wearing a curly wig of "pinkish hair" when she's first introduced, with a "scary white grin." Not much else is described other than her Capitol wigs and fashions.

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Effie played by Elizabeth Banks:

Effie Trinket
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Side by side:

Effie Trinket
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6.Haymitch Abernathy:

Haymitch Abernathy

How he's described in the books: "Paunchy, middle-aged," "hair dark and curly," "gray Seam eyes," and presumably olive skin because he's from the Seam.

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Haymitch played by Woody Harrelson:

Haymitch Abernathy
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Side by side:

Haymitch Abernathy
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7.Primrose Everdeen:

Primrose Everdeen

How she's described in the books: "Fresh as a raindrop," with "light hair," and "blue eyes." She has the same features as her mother, who's from the merchant section of District 12.

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Primrose played by Willow Shields:

Primrose Everdeen
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Side by side:

Primrose Everdeen
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8.Cinna:

Cinna

How he's described in the books: Surprisingly "normal," with "close-cropped hair" in "its natural shade of brown," "gold eyeliner," and "green eyes."

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Cinna played by Lenny Kravitz:

Cinna
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Side by side:

Cinna
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9.Finnick Odair:

Finnick Odair

How he's described in the books: "Handsome, bronze-haired," "sea green eyes," and "golden skin."

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Finnick played by Sam Claflin:

Finnick Odair
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Side by side:

Finnick Odair
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10.President Alma Coin:

Alma Coin

How she's described in the books: "Fifty or so, with gray hair that falls in an unbroken sheet to her shoulders," and "[pale] gray eyes".

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Coin played by Julianne Moore:

Alma Coin
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Side by side:

Alma Coin
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11.Johanna Mason:

Johanna Mason

How she's described in the books: "Spiky hair," with "wide-set brown eyes."

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Johanna played by Jena Malone:

Johanna Mason
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Side by side:

Johanna Mason
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12.Rue:

Rue

How she's described in the books: "Bright, dark eyes and satiny brown skin," with "dark, thick hair."

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Rue played by Amandla Stenberg:

Rue
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Side by side:

Rue
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13.Glimmer:

Glimmer

How she's described in the books: "Flowing blonde hair, emerald green eyes," and easily taking the "sexy" angle during her interview.

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Glimmer played by Leven Rambin:

Glimmer
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Glimmer
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14.Foxface:

Foxface

How she's described in the books: "Fox-faced girl with sleek red hair" and "amber eyes."

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Foxface played by Jacqueline Emerson:

Foxface
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Side by side:

Foxface
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15.And as a bonus, here's Katniss grown up at the end of the series:

Katniss Everdeen
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Here's her grown up in the movie:

Katniss Everdeen
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And side by side:

Katniss Everdeen
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Are there any other characters that you want to see brought to life? Comment below!