"In a futuristic Chicago where people are divided into five factions based on their personalities, a teenage girl learns that she is Divergent — a person who does not fit into any one faction -- and soon discovers a sinister plot brewing in her seemingly perfect society.
Summit Entertainment bought the rights to film an adaptation of the novel. Neil Burger will direct, with Shailene Woodley starring as Beatrice Prior. Lionsgate and Summit plan to distribute the film. Jeremy Irvine was the first choice for the male lead role Four but he turned down the role because of his fear of being typecast as a teen idol.The role was eventually given to Theo James after an extensive search that included competition from Alex Pettyfer, Alexander Ludwig, Lucas Till, Jeremy Irvine, Luke Bracey, Brenton Thwaites and Jack Reynor. Lionsgate-Summit’s feature adaptation of the dystopian teen tale, with screenplay by Evan Daugherty, is now in production and is scheduled to release March 21, 2014. The company also holds rights to the author’s sequel, Insurgent. Kate Winslet was cast as Jeanine Matthews. Also among the cast are Maggie Q as Tori, Zoe Kravitz as Christina, Ansel Elgort as Caleb, Miles Teller as Peter, Ashley Judd as Natalie Prior, Tony Goldwyn as Andrew Prior, and Jai Courtney as Eric."
Far too rushed and put together way too quickly -- but, I'm excited!!
Hope the full length trailer will be much better and enticing!
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