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'Smash' Star Megan Hilty Says She Got Katharine McPhee Into 'The Hunger Games'

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Mar. 26 2012, Updated 8:19 a.m. ET

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The Hunger Games was number one this weekend at the box office and not only did the movie rake in $155 million but it has attracted many celebrity fans to boot. One of those fans is Smash star Megan Hilty, who is such a major HG book fan that she even got co-star Katharine McPhee to read it as well.

Megan opened up on her obsession to OK! at the Duracell Go For The Gold event in NYC. "Someone had to get her into it," Megan revealed.

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"It’s amazing. The books keep getting better and better. I am so excited for the movie."

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"I think Kat and I are actually going to go see it together."

She also told OK! she thinks the casting was "perfect."

"I’m not one of those people that goes into the movies that are based off of books going ‘I know what this is really about.’ I want to go and have a good time. I want it to be good. So I hope it is." 

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OK! also challenged her with the biggest question of all- Team Gale or Teem Peeta? "I go back and forth constantly. Gale knows who she is at her core, but Peeta really loves her. I don’t know! Who am I to say?" she said laughing, "It changes constantly."

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