The first footage from Neil Burger’s upcoming sci-fi thriller Divergent has been unveiled. Based on Veronica Roth’s best-selling young adult series that I’ve never read, the film is set in a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities. Woodley takes on the lead role of Beatrice “Tris” Prior, a young woman who is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. The full trailer will be unveiled during MTV’s VMA’s on Sunday, August 25th. Theo James, Kate Winslet, Tony Goldwyn, Ashley Judd, Theo James, Ray Stevenson, Mekhi Phifer, Maggie Q, Jai Courtney, Miles Teller, & Zoe Kravitz star. Divergent opens on March 21, 2014.
DIVERGENT is a thrilling adventure set in a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities, Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all Divergents, she must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it’s too late.