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Why is Tara Reid dressed up like Effie Trinket from 'The Hunger Games'?

Elizabeth Banks

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Is Tara Reid trying to steal Elizabeth Banks’ Hunger Games gig?

Yesterday, Reid tweeted a photo of herself wearing a blonde wig and powder makeup and dressed in a shocking pink ensemble, a look that bears resemblance to the character Effie Trinket – the role played by Banks in the big screen adaptation of the book series – in a scene from the first Hunger Games movie. Reid made no mention of Effie or The Hunger Games, captioning the photo with: “Today at work shooting my new untitled film produced by jamie kennedy its gonna be super cool!”

See Tara Reid’s Effie-esque look after the jump. 


Perhaps Reid is ripping off Effie’s signature look for a role in a Not Another Teen Movie-style spoof?

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Originally posted March 28 2013 — 1:19 PM EDT


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