Karen Valby
May 06, 2011 AT 08:47 PM EDT

Another day, another pair of lucky unknowns cast as tributes in the movie adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games. Today’s honor goes to newcomers Imanol Vepez-Frias and Annie Thurman, who will suit up as the unnamed boy and girl plucked from District 9. That leaves just two more Districts, most notably District 2’s dreaded Careers Cato and Clove, remaining to be cast. Filming on the Gary Ross movie begins in North Carolina in a matter of weeks.

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