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It’s fair to say that, these days, television is considered film’s equal thanks to a number of high calibre directors and acting talent being lured to the small screen over the past few years. Perhaps this is why the ailing Divergent franchise is jumping ship. Variety has learned that Lionsgate is planning to bypass a cinema release for final outing Ascendant in favour of a TV movie. An insider has also noted how the film – which will wrap up the adaptations of Veronica Roth’s young-adult novels – will be made with the intention of setting up a spin-off series set in the same world with a complete new set of characters. Divergent and its sequel Insurgent found box office success following their respective releases in and However, the latest instalment, Allegiant , tanked upon its March release leading to initial budget cuts for the upcoming film which was originally slated for a June release. Perhaps it was its placement against World War Z 2 and Universal’s high-profile reboot of The Mummy that inspired Lionsgate’s decision, but – despite seeming to herald the end of cinema’s infatuation with young adult novel adaptations – there’s no denying the small screen move is a savvy one: the Divergent franchise will most likely benefit from the change. The series, set in a futuristic world where citizens are split into factions based on personalities, stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Ansel Elgort in the lead roles; their appearance in Ascendant is unconfirmed. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here.

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The Divergent Series: Ascendant was supposed to wrap up the sci-fi saga but was eventually abandoned, and here’s why that cancellation occurred. This included The Maze Runner trilogy and The Divergent Series , with the latter set in a futuristic society where people are divided into factions based on their virtues. After the financial disappointment of The Divergent Series: Allegiant, there were plans made to wrap up the saga with TV movie The Divergent Series: Ascendant , in lieu of a theatrical conclusion.

Those plans didn’t come to fruition, and it’s worth exploring why this final movie was canceled. Prior to the release of The Divergent Series: Allegiant , there were already signs interest in the franchise was waning.

We understand that these are made-up characters in a made-up movie and nothing untoward is actually happening, but still: This is a strange.

Pamuk and totally messed things up for everyone in perhaps the most scandalous episode of Downton Abbey. I finally saw the Divergent movie on Tuesday, and overall I really enjoyed it. The film follows the book pretty closely. Of course some things were edited out for time, but there are no major departures that I noticed from the text.

This means I still have a whole lot of Tris and Four and the world they live in on the brain. Since we did some of the male characters for marry, date or dump last week , I thought it would be fun to see what people answer when given the female characters as choices. So let me know in the comments, when it comes to Tris, Christina, and Tori who would you marry, who would you date and who would you dump?

Is anyone else on pins and needles waiting for the Divergent movie to come out this week. Let me know your answers in the comments and let me know if you are excited about seeing the movie. Which, frankly, is a pretty scary place to be. Let me know in the comments who you would marry, who you would date, and who you would dump. Okay so I want to start out by saying, just in case you missed my shouty capitals in the title, that this review has spoilers.

This post could very well spoil everything. I hate hate hate when I accidentally read spoilers and I usually try to keep them out of my reviews.

Theo James, Shailene Woodley Dating: ‘Divergent’ Stars Spotted Kissing Behind The Cameras?

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“Theo James who plays the love interest in my film is 28, in the book his character is 18, but in the movie we’re making him about 24/

JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. It’s funny that we don’t see a lot of the big bosses in this book. Jeanine shows up once to be both logical and evil “I want to find out what happens when someone drowns, so I’ll drown this Tris girl” ; and Max shows up in his role of leader of the Dauntless to watch the initiates go through their fear landscapes which is what you do if you don’t have TV.

But other than that, we don’t see him much at all. We do hear that he’s made some bad changes to Dauntless. For instance, he made the initiation ritual more competitive and brutal And though he’s not a direct threat to Tris not the way Peter and Eric are , that doesn’t mean he isn’t dangerous, since he’s working willingly with Jeanine on destroying Abnegation. We don’t see a lot of Marcus, Four’s abusive dad.

In fact, the first time we see him, it’s in Four’s fear landscape, where Tris protects Four from him. And then when we see him in person, it’s not much better: Tris notices how cold his eyes are But Marcus isn’t just the bad dad; he’s also one of the leaders of Abnegation. Unlike Erudite, which has one leader, Abnegation is led by a ruling council, and we don’t have proof that all of the councilors are bad parents.

‘Divergent’ Movie Co-Stars Dating? Theo James’ Girlfriend Worried About Shailene Woodley [Rumors]

There are rumors, however, that the film is not going to stay true to the book’s plot. There are indications that the lead characters Tris and Four — played by Shailene Woodley and Theo James — are to be going their separate ways in the second film. A new character, Edgar, to be played by Johnny Weston looks to form the complete love triangle. This new character is likely to create some problems for Tris and Four which would lead to their breakup.

The separation is not expected to last as fans won’t be happy to see their favorite characters split up. The film’s straying from the book’s plot is worrying to some but James has spoken about it and feels confident with the new direction.

The Divergent movies — based on Veronica Roth’s trilogy — were And worst of all, in Allegiant, Roth kills her lead character, Tris, in a.

But now that the coronavirus has upended everything, the year-old Woodley has sheltered at home for the last few weeks, social distancing with no company besides her dog. Much of the film is improvised, which posed a unique challenge for Woodley and her co-stars. She also spoke about her new outlook on her career and health problems in her early 20s. Here are edited excerpts from the conversation. Daphne is one color of me that I got to explore, but I was speaking as Shailene, from a place within my own heart.

When I was 18, I moved into a cabin in the middle of the woods with no cellphone, no Wi-Fi. Luckily, our intimate scenes came toward the end of the shoot, so there was a great level of trust with the actors. In one scene, Sebastian picked me up and took me across the room as the camera followed us, and it was a completely different sex scene than what ended up in the movie. Was there an intimacy coordinator? What are your boundaries? But there has to be a level of responsibility in any relationship dynamic, and that responsibility is simply honesty and communication and trust.

And this situation is not necessarily about Daphne trying to figure out which guy she likes more. Daphne spends much of the movie trying to unpack her past.

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We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, show personalized content and targeted ads, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audiences come from. To learn more or opt-out, read our Cookie Policy. Author Veronica Roth was still in college when she sold the story of a dystopian Chicago and a girl finding her place in a world that tried to tell her who she was.

Roth penned a trilogy that wove together civil war, heartbreak, and questions of identity into the wildly popular Divergent series. Divergent has a massive fanbase and an ongoing three-movie adaptation starring Shailene Woodley as hero Beatrice “Tris” Prior.

“Divergent” fans everywhere have a long checklist of scenes they’re looking forward to seeing on the big screen in March — the characters.

News and Interviews. In just a few short months she went from being Veronica Roth, a senior at Northwestern University who spent ten hours a day working on a book about a dystopian world, to Veronica Roth , author of Divergent , the bestseller that won the Favorite Book of Goodreads Choice Award. The roller coaster ride for this YA writer, now 25, has only gotten more intense with the massively successful follow-up, Insurgent , and the divisive conclusion to the trilogy, Allegiant —not to mention the release of a Hollywood feature starring go-to YA heroine Shailene Woodley as the heroine, Tris.

It’s not over yet! This month we get a spin-off told from the perspective of Tris’s romantic interest, Tobias, aka Four. You asked Veronica about getting into Four’s head, her tips for aspiring writers, and how she feels about the fan response to the ending of Allegiant. Signing copies of Four! Veronica on the set of Divergent. Jul 18, AM. Tris’s death had been planned since Divergent.

Now I can stop asking myself “what could have been if this or that had been done differently” because Tris really was supposed to die. Jul 19, AM. This interview is interestng,we can see that a book is actually really hard to write! It looks like a lot of work, and every character is worked, and Veronica Roth did everything to make him and his behaviour look alive and true.

Everything you need to know about the Divergent series

Okay, if you have read the novels you would know that the relationship that develops between Tris and Tobias is so important, in the development of both characters. And not only in Divergent but Insurgent and Allegiant as well. It’s a major factor in their thoughts and decisions. It also determines some of the other characters’ actions.

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Now that Allegiant is in theaters, it’s time to look forward to the next movie, Ascendant. The fourth and final film in the Divergent series won’t be released until , so that leaves plenty of time to wonder about the specifics. There are lot of things that could potentially be different in the movie as compared to the book, but the one thing that everyone wants to know is whether or not Tris will die in Ascendant.

If you’ve been following the series, you may already know that there are some pretty strong opinions on this topic. Many fans have called for a different ending to Ascendant , but it seems unlikely to have an effect as, after all, Veronica Roth herself defended having Tris die at the end of the series. But with the release of Allegiant , it appears there may hope for our heroin to have a different fate.

Shailene Woodley Finally Knows What She Wants Again

The year-old actor’s relationship is reportedly on the brink of a break up as James’ girlfriend, Ruth Kearney, has been frantic with jealously after the actor admitted to having a thing for Woodley’s long legs. Recalling an earlier report by the Belfast Telegraph, The “London Fields” actor admitted that a woman’s legs turns him on. I have a thing for pretty legs,” he admitted. It’s probably because I grew up with four strong women – my mother, grandmother and two sisters,” explained the actor.

While it may seen innocent, Movie News Guide added that “the ‘Allegiant’ movie star gushed that his co-star, Woodley, possesses all of the things that turn him on. The news follows last week’s report by The Sun-Times via Media Mass that the Hollywood celebrity and his lady-love were spotted shopping for engagement rings.

Characters. Beatice Prior(Tris): Tris is the main character in Divergent and she’s not quite sure who She’s dating Will and she does not become factionless.

Watch the video. Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side. After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four beyond the wall that encircles Chicago, to finally discover the shocking truth of the world around them. Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they’re all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.

Katniss Everdeen is in District 13 after she shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.

Divergent Then and Now 2016 (Divergent the movie)