The character also will appear in the final movie, "Mockingjay," the entertainment trade industry newspaper said.
Shooting on "Catching Fire" is expected to begin in September.
Malone recently starred in the History channel's miniseries "Hatfields & McCoys." Her big-screen credits include "Pride and Prejudice" and "Sucker Punch."
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