Summit Entertainment recently announced that they have officially found a director for the second movie in the Divergent series. Just as with the book series, the sequel will be called Insurgent.
The studio has decided that director Robert Schwentke will helm the next instalment. Production on Insurgent has been pushed ahead and it is already set to be released on March 20, 2015. Due to this tight scheduling, the studio, unfortunately, is not able bring back director Neil Burger, as postproduction on the first film will be conflicting with preproduction for the sequel.
Schwentke and Akiva Goldsman will be working on the script based off of a draft that was previously written by Brian Duffield. Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher will also be producing Insurgent and representing Red Wagon Entertainment.
Divergent will be hitting theaters March 21, 2014 and stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Kate Winslet, Maggie Q, Miles Teller, Zoe Kravitz, Ashley Judd, Ray Stevenson, Tony Goldwyn, and Jai Courtney.
The Divergent movie adaptation is a mere ten weeks away from officially hitting theaters. Of course, this means that Summit Entertainment will be busy doing final promotions to get fans and other audiences excited about the film.
The studio recently released exclusive images online and through the recent issue of Entertainment Weekly. Several of these new stills feature Shailene Woodley as Tris and Theo James as Four. There are a few new stills of Woodley alone as well.
Divergent was directed by Neil Burger and also stars Ansel Elgort, Kate Winslet, Maggie Q, Miles Teller, Zoe Kravitz, Ashley Judd, Ray Stevenson, Tony Goldwyn, and Jai Courtney. Are you a fan of the Divergent series? Are you looking forward to seeing the movie when it hits theaters on March 21, 2014?
Take a look at the rest of the exclusive new still below. Check back in for more exclusives from the Divergent film as we get closer to the release date!
Summit Entertainment recently released some beautiful new character portraits and short character bios for the Divergent adaptation. These portraits and bios will help those new to the franchise learn more about some of the major characters. Plus, it might also remind fans of the novel of character details that they may have forgotten.
The portraits feature some of the main characters, such as Tris (Shailene Woodley), and some of the important secondary characters, such as Eric (Jai Courtney). The bios all share important details about the character and some of their personality traits. Take a look at Tris’s portrait and bio below:
Divergent is directed by Neil Burger and also stars Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Maggie Q, Kate Winslet, Ashley Judd, Tony Goldwyn, Zoe Kravitz, Miles Teller, Mekhi Phifer, Ray Stevenson, Christian Madsen, Amy Newbold, and Ben Lloyd-Hughes. Be sure to take a look at all of the character portraits and bios in the gallery below!
Are you excited for the Divergent movie? What do you think of the cast behind this project? What do you think of these new portraits?
The film adaptation of Veronica Roth’s Divergent is not set to hit theaters until this March, but Summit Entertainment is busy promoting the film. The studio has been sharing new character posters and recently released an exhilarating full-length trailer for the film. They also released a stunning new poster featuring Tris (Shailene Woodley) and Four (Theo James) standing in front of the Chicago skyline.
This new trailer takes us even deeper into the Divergent world and gives us our first glimpse of many exciting scenes. Some of the new footage includes more from the aptitude tests, fear simulations, initiation, and the faction dynamics. Watch this amazing new trailer and check out some photos below:
Fans of the character Tobias “Four” Eaton (James) will be happy with this new trailer as well because we get to see more of him as well. Divergent was directed by Neil Burger and also stars Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Kate Winslet, Maggie Q, Miles Teller, Zoe Kravitz, Ashley Judd, Ray Stevenson, Tony Goldwyn, and Jai Courtney.
What do you think of all of these new posters? Did you enjoy the new trailer or do you think they gave away too much?
Fans of Veronica Roth’s Divergent series have probably been following the exciting character poster reveals that Summit Entertainment has been doing all week. The production company has been slowly revealing new posters for the highly awaited adaptation, and TrulyLuminary has had exclusive coverage of these reveals!
The final poster to be revealed features Miles Teller as Dauntless initiate Peter Hayes. For those unfamiliar with the story, Peter constantly taunts and antagonizes Tris (Shailene Woodley), which causes a great deal of conflict between them.
If you have not seen any of the other six posters, take a look at them in the gallery below. These are definitely an exclusive you don’t want to miss if you are an Divergent fan! Plus, Fandago has an exclusive behind-the-scenes featurette.
What do you think of all of these character posters? What do you think of the new featurette Fandago shared? Which faction do you think you would belong to? Divergent is directed by Neil Burger and will be hitting theaters on March 21, 2014.
Fans may be excited to hear that the next two character posters from this set feature Jai Courtney as Dauntless leader Eric and Zoe Kravitz as Dauntless initiate Christina. For those unfamiliar with the story, Eric is one of the central villains who is quite ruthless when training the new Dauntless initiates and Christina becomes one of Tris’s best friends during the initiation process.
These new posters give us closer looks at the Dauntless characters and their unique tattoos. In being a part of the Dauntless faction, you typically get tattoos to represent fears that you have overcome. Of course, each character has their own fears, hence the unique nature of the tattoos.
What do you think of all of these posters? Who is your favorite character from the Divergent series? Which faction would you want to join?
Summit Entertainment has shared another character poster for the upcoming Divergent movie adaptation. Yesterday production company released a poster featuring Maggie Q as her character Tori Wu. If you haven’t already, be sure to check that one out.
This new poster features actor Mekhi Phifer as his character Max, who is one of the main leaders of the Dauntless faction. Stay tuned for more posters as Summit will be releasing more over throughout the week!
What do you think of this new poster? Does Phifer seem right for the role of Max? Which faction do you think you would belong to? Divergent is directed by Neil Burger and will be theatrically released on March 21, 2014.