In Love, Rosie, Lily Collins (The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones) and Sam Claflin (theHunger Games series) play Rosie and Alex, the closest of childhood friends.
Elizabeth Banks' Effie is getting an expanded role in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1.
For franchise newcomer Sam Claflin, his preparation for the role of handsome, chiseled District 4 Victor Finnick Odair required plenty of strength training, conditioning … and a little manscaping. "I shaved my chest,” Claflin told Yahoo Movies during a recent interview about the potentially painful procedures he endured during filming. "I shaved [and didn’t wax] yeah, partly because I don’t know why, they said it would be less painful." Interestingly enough, when Claflin went through with the hair removal, he didn’t perform the task solo; Let’s just keep it on the DL.’" Despite the potentially “dodgy” chest-hair removal, Claflin admitted he enjoyed the final results.