Name: Sam Claflin
Birth Name: 
Samuel George Claflin
Birth Date: 
June 27, 1986
Birth Place: 
Ipswich, Suffolk
Relationship Status: 
Married to Laura Haddock
Celebrity Ranking # N/A

Cast Creates "Catching Fire" Fever at Cannes

Posted Saturday May 18, 2013 6:00 PM GMT

Building anticipation for the fall's opening, cast members attended a photocall for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" during the Cannes Film Festival at Nespresso Beach on Saturday (May 18).


The Cast of "Catching Fire" Checks Out "Jimmy P." at Cannes

Posted Saturday May 18, 2013 2:55 PM GMT

Stepping out to catch a movie, Jennifer Lawrence, Liam Hemsworth, and Sam Claflin attended the premiere of “Jimmy P. (Psychotherapy of a Plains Indian)” on Saturday (May 18) at the Cannes Film Festival.


Lily Collins & Sam Claflin: “Love, Rosie” Fun in Toronto

Posted Friday May 17, 2013 5:15 PM GMT

Wrapping up the last day of filming in Toronto, Canada, Lily Collins and Sam Claflin showed up on the set of “Love, Rose” yesterday afternoon (May 16).

The “Mirror, Mirror” sweetie and the “Hunger Games: Chasing Fire” hunk looked to be getting along marvelously, with Cole laughing constantly at Sam’s jokes.


Sam Claflin Talks “Catching Fire” Role in Teen Vogue

Posted Thursday February 7, 2013 3:15 PM GMT

He scored a dream gig on the cast of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” and Sam Claflin is giddy about playing Finnick Odair.

The “Snow White and the Huntsman” hunk chatted with Teen Vogue about his experience working on the movie, now that he’s almost done filming.


Lily Collins & Sam Claflin to Star in “Love, Rosie”

Posted Monday February 4, 2013 11:14 AM GMT

Gearing up for an exciting new project, Sam Claflin and Lily Collins have signed on to star in Constantin Film’s forthcoming feature “Love, Rosie.”

Directed by Christian Ditter and written by Juliette Towhidi, the flick will be based on Cecelia Ahern’s bestselling novel “Where Rainbows End.”


"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Wins MTV Movie Brawl

Posted Tuesday January 29, 2013 12:15 AM GMT

After the huge success of the first film, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" has been named MTV's most anticipated movie of 2013.

Speaking about the honor, cast member Sam Claflin told MTV News, "I'm so happy and proud to say I'm a part of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.' Just want to say a big thank you to all the fans worldwide for voting. I'm thrilled to know they are just as excited as I am for the next chapter."


Sam Claflin Scores “Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Gig

Posted Wednesday August 22, 2012 1:23 PM GMT

It’s one of the most anticipated films in recent memory, and “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” has just added Sam Claflin to the already-illustrious cast.

The “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” stud will play the role of Finnick, a District 4 Hunger Games victor when he was fourteen years old.


Sam Claflin to Join "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" Cast?

Posted Tuesday July 17, 2012 5:59 PM GMT

Several reports are saying "Snow White and the Huntsman" actor Sam Claflin the frontrunner or on the short list to play Finnick in the sequel to "The Hunger Games." Though Lionsgate has not confirmed the rumor, Variety's Jeff Sneider confirmed that Claflin was on the studio's short list.

If cast, the 26-year-old British actor will play Finnick Odair, a former winner of the "Hunger Games" who befriends Katniss at the Quarter Quell.