December 2013, deciding in April 2014 to split the divergent series pdf download novel into a two-part film adaptation. I get hung up on the toughness of the movie but of equal importance is the love story between Tris and Four. It’s inherently and inextricably linked to Tris’ character journey.
There will be plenty of sexual tension and chemistry, but it’s important that all of that stuff doesn’t just feel like it’s thrown in, but that it all helps Tris grow as a character. Daugherty further added, “It’s tricky because the book is a very packed read with a lot of big ideas. So, distilling that into a cool, faithful two-hour movie is challenging. Not only do you have to establish five factions, but you have to acknowledge that there’s a sixth entity, which is the divergent, and you also have the factionless. Reading a script is a really interesting experience.
I’d never read a script before. I was really impressed by how closely it stuck to the general plot line of the book. Brian Duffield originally chosen to write the script for the film. Patrick Wachsberger said in a statement that, “Veronica Roth brings her captivating story to a masterful conclusion in ‘Allegiant,’ a rich, action-packed book with material that is ideally suited to two strong and fulfilling movies.
LA Premiere on March 18, 2014. Though James was 10 years older than the character when cast, Roth praised his casting “I was sure within seconds: this was ‘Four’, no question. Theo is able to capture ‘Four’s’ authority and strength, as well as his depth and sensitivity. She also mentions the chemistry between him and Shailene: “He is a perfect match for Shailene’s incredibly strong presence as Tris.
The producers said about his casting: “We took our time to find the right actor to fill the role of Four, and Theo is definitely the perfect fit. Veronica has crafted a truly iconic character in Four and we cannot wait to begin production and bring him and this story to life for millions of fans around the world. Filming for the franchise began on April 16, 2013. Pouya Shabazian have been producers for all four films in the series.
Summit Entertainment and Lionsgate collaborated on all four films. December 2013 it was announced that Burger would not return, due to him still working on post-production work for the first film. Speaking on the subject the director stated, “There was no breathing room. They were like, ‘We’re holding to a March 2015 release date, and we have to start no later than May 2014.
It was a recipe for failure, at least with me on board. I wouldn’t be able to do either thing right. I reluctantly let it go”. Stevenson and Courtney joined the cast as Marcus Eaton and Eric, respectively. The studio’s announcement included a bit of casting news: Mekhi Phifer will play Dauntless leader Max.
Later it was confirmed that she would portray Jeanine Matthews. Talking about playing the negative character for the first time, Winslet said, “I’m no idiot. The idea went through my head that I have never played a baddie before, I was almost kind of surprised. Since Winslet joined the filming late, she used that distance from her co-stars to appear aloof on the first day of her shoot. I wanted to break it and say, ‘It’s OK, I’m really fun.
But I thought, just for today, I’d let them think that I am a complete bitch. Will, and Christian Madsen as Al. Natalie and Andrew Prior, Beatrice’s parents. In 2014, the cast for the second film was announced.