Lenny Kravitz as Cinna in 'Hunger Games:' What Fans Think
While one Tweets that it's the "first casting choice I disapprove of," another says he's an "unexpected yet surprisingly good choice."
Fans are mixed about the news that Lenny Kravitz will play Cinna in Hunger Games. (Cinna is the fashion stylist assigned to Katniss Everdeen, played by Jennifer Lawrence, as she prepares to take part in the Hunger Games. His unique designs play an integral role in her performance in the Games, based off an adaptation of Suzanne Collins' best-selling trilogy.)
"Hmm, Lenny Kravitz as Cinna. I never would have guessed that. It's interesting," Tweeted dontmakemeover.
Added superfrayed, "Lenny kravitz as cinna?? For serious? Idk about that, he's not at all close to what I pictured…"
Rileybird95 was less into the decision. "Really? Lenny Kravitz as Cinna? First casting choice I disapprove of. :P expected someone like Duhamel."
Added phonciplebone, "Huh? What? Lenny Kravitz as Cinna in The Hunger Games? First bit of "WTF are they thinking" casting."
hydee was supportive of the decision, Tweeting: "Unexpected yet surprisingly good choice: 'Hunger Games' Casts Lenny Kravitz As Cinna."
Added ASwingin_Trio, "I am 50/50 about this. Everyone deserves the chance to follow their dream, so if Lenny wants to act, he should."
Josh Hutcherson and Liam Hemsworth also star in the movie, which Lionsgate is set to release March 23.