Casting calls and auditions for ‘Divergent’ based on Veronica Roth’s novel

The announcement has been made for casting calls and auditions for this latest YA-novel-turned-movie.

From the production company that brought you “The Twilight Saga” films, and the studio that brings you “The Hunger Games” films, comes the first film in a new young adult feature film trilogy, “Divergent”. Auditions are now underway for the starring roles in the film, which will begin shooting March, 2013 in Chicago. “Divergent” is based on author Veronica Roth’s novel of the same name about a teen in a futuristic society who breaks free from her “faction,” attempting to prevent a government coup and dictatorship. The film will be produced and distributed by Lionsgate Studios and Summit Entertainment, who also have purchased the rights to the next two film’s in the trilogy. The film sequel will be titled “Insurgent”.

Right now the only actor confirmed to be in the movie is Shailene Woodley, who’ll be playing the lead role of Beatrice “Tris” Prior. They’re scheduled to start filming in March 2013 in Los Angeles and Chicago. For more information on the casting calls and auditions, please go to Acting Auditions.




By Nat, the Geek Girl

Southern California native who likes movies, books (Shadowhunter Chronicles, NA, YA fantasy, Red Rising series), TV shows (The Sandman), and San Diego Comic-Con. I also like to write, but don't get to do much of that aside from on here. I fell into the BTS rabbit hole, and I refuse to leave.

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