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Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) are back in the world of “Divergent,” and in the first trailer released for sequel “Insurgent,” they are fighting back. In sequences that seem to differ greatly from source material, Four and Tris are up against Kate Winslet’s Jeanine again, but this time she’s holding some sort of mystery box that “tests” the hidden Divergent nature of the population in this futuristic dystopian Chicago, and for some reason not yet revealed, Tris is the “perfect subject.” It’s not necessarily a bad change fromRead More
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The first still of “Divergent” sequel “Insurgent” has been released. In the photo we see Tris (Shailene Woodley), her brother Caleb (Ansel Elgort) and Four (Theo James) running through a field with their weapons ready. With our characters left on the run with no where to go at the end of “Divergent,” it seems the sequel will pick up right where we left off. Now factionless after fighting against Jeanine (Kate Winslet) and ruining her plans to use Dauntless to kill off the Abnegation faction, Tris and her companions mustRead More
shailene-woodley
Shailene Woodley has been picky about what role to take to transition out of playing teenage roles, and it looks like she’s found the one. THR reports the “Divergent” actress has signed on to play the female lead in Oliver Stone’s untitled biopic about NSA leaker Edward Snowden, a role that will be played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the film. The film is based on Luke Harding’s book “The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World’s Most Wanted Man” and Snowden’s Russian lawyer Anatoly Kucherena’s upcoming novel “Time ofRead More
keiynan lonsdale
After leaving the character out of the first film, Keiynan Lonsdale has been cast in the “Divergent” sequel “Insurgent” as fan-favorite Uriah. Uriah, as most fans probably already know, is a Dauntless-born initiate that can usually be seen with Lynn (Rosa Salazar) and Marlene (Suki Waterhouse). With his casting having been announced, it seems as though all the major players for the sequel are set. The sequel picks up where the last film left off, with Tris (Shailene Woodley), Four (Theo James), Peter (Miles Teller), and Caleb (Ansel Elgort) on theRead More
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Tris’ merry band of Dauntless friends are starting to come together. After the character left out of the first film, up and coming actress Rosa Salazar has now joined “Divergent” sequel “Insurgent” to play Lynn, joining Shailene Woodley reprising her role as Tris, as well as fellow newbie Suki Waterhouse as Marlene, who made up a trio of close friends in the faction taking Tris under their wing. Uriah is the last remaining of the fan-favorite trio still left to be cast. Woodley and Theo James play the young loversRead More
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Shailene Woodley has hinted that her role as Hazel Grace Lancaster in Josh Boone‘s “The Fault in Our Stars” may just be her last turn in a young adult-centric film. The 22-year-old actress — who received her breakout role in 2008 at the age of 16 as the star of ABC Family’s teen drama “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” — revealed to Parade Magazine about her latest role in “Fault”: “I knew that world very well. It was bittersweet when I saw the movie, because it’s probably theRead More
suki and jonny
“Insurgent,” the second installment of the massive YA “Divergent” franchise has begun shooting in Atlanta, Georgia and is filling out its cast. THR has announced that Suki Waterhouse and Jonny Weston are the newest additions to the film and will star alongside returning cast members Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Jai Courtney and Joe Kravitz with Octavia Spencer premiering as Johanna. Based on Veronica Roth’s best seller, “Insurgent” picks up immediately after the events of “Divergent,” with Tris (Woodley) and Four (James) going on the run from Jeanine (Winslet), the leader of theRead More
Shailene Woodley in "Divergent"
Just a few months after breaking the “YA curse,” filming is set to begin on Summit/Lionsgate’s “Insurgent,” the second film in the series based on Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” novels. Ansel Elgort, who plays Caleb Prior, shared a tweet revealing that he’d be heading down to Atlanta this week to prep for filming. “Insurgent” picks up where “Divergent” left off, with Tris (Shailene Woodley), Four (Theo James), Marcus (Ray Stevenson), Caleb (Elgort), and Peter (Miles Teller) on the run from Jeanine (Kate Winslet). The film’s official synopsis is as follows: “BeatriceRead More
octavia-spencer
YA franchise “Divergent” has added another Oscar winner to its roster, with the announcement today that Octavia Spencer has joined the cast of the first sequel “Insurgent” opposite Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet. The first film took home $56 million opening weekend and “Insurgent” was quickly greenlit to begin production later this month. Additionally, it’s been announced that the third book in the Veronica Roth trilogy, “Allegiant,” will be split into two films, following in the footsteps of “Harry Potter” and “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games.” Woodley’s TrisRead More
Shailene Woodley in "Divergent"
At this point it’s not a surprise anymore but today it’s been made official: The final installment of the Shailene Woodley-led “Divergent” franchise, titled “Allegiant,” will be split into two films, following in the footsteps of “Harry Potter,” “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games.” The first film opened on March 24th and promptly broke the YA franchise curse suffered by so many other hopefuls in the past couple of years, taking in $55 million its opening weekend and hitting $100 million less than three weeks in. The first sequel, “Insurgent,” wasRead More