Peeta Mellark

"The Boy with the Bread"

Hunger Games

In the Hunger Games film series, Josh Hutcherson is a main character who plays a baker's boy with the name Peeta Mellark. The beginning of the first movie shows Peeta outside his parent's bakery throwing bread to this pigs and then eventually to Katniss Everdeen. This scene began the epithet "the boy with the bread."

Also goes by "The Baker's Son"

Throughout the rest of the film series, fans have created countless images that depict Peeta and his connection to bread.

Epic Simile

As majestic as the shining sun, Peeta remains defiant like the great Trojan soldier, Hector, as he battles the incessant attacks by President Snow.