Lenny Kravitz 's acting career has blossomed over the past year. After starring in the critically-acclaimed film Precious in 2009, he played Cinna, the stylist of Jennifer Lawrence 's character Katniss, in the 2012 blockbuster The Hunger Games .
Not only will Lenny will return as Cinna in The Hunger Games sequel, Catching Fire , he also appears in the upcoming film Lee Daniels' The Butler .
Lenny tells ABC News Radio that he pursues projects that have interesting and complex characters. He says, "I like artistic movies a lot. I can see myself doing a lot of independent films."
It sounds as if Lenny wants to expand his horizons within the movie business. He says, "I look forward to doing bigger roles and playing characters, you can really get into their character and going deep, and I also look forward to directing."
You can see Lenny in Lee Daniels' The Butler when it opens August 16. Catching Fire hits theaters November 22.
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