“The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” is a prequel to “The Hunger Games” series, set 64 years before the events of the first book. The story follows a young Coriolanus Snow, who is a mentor to the tribute from District 12 in the 10th annual Hunger Games. Snow is struggling to maintain his family’s position of power, and sees the Games as an opportunity to regain some of that power.
At this time, there is no official casting news for “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” movie adaptation. However, it has been confirmed that director Francis Lawrence will be returning to helm the film.
In October 2020, it was announced that a “Hunger Games” prequel movie was in development. However, as of March 2023, there is no official teaser or trailer for “The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes” movie.