After Philip Seymour Hoffman’s untimely death earlier this year, several of his scenes in the coming Hunger Games installments remained unshot. The filmmakers, with big money on the line, announced today that they’ve employed Steve Preeg of Digital Domain, a veteran special effects whizz. Even the filmmakers have acknowledged that Preeg’s role could be impossible, creating a synthetic, authentically human version of Hoffman that can be projected onto a double. [Source: PRI]