Divergent: Ascendant Gets New Director
After mid-July, Robert Schwentke resign the director’s chair The Divergent Series: Ascendant, to replace this position, Lionsgate moved quickly to find a new director. Now, Lee Toland Kriegerfilm director The Age of Adaline, currently in negotiations to work on a fourth film franchise this movie.
By directing The Divergent Series: Ascendant, then this will be Krieger’s fifth feature-length film. He himself is a big director at world film festivals. The Vicious Kindthe film he wrote and directed, screened at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Thanks to the film, Lee was also nominated Independent Spirit Awards.
Film The film itself will start its first filming in the middle of this year and is scheduled to be released in July 2022. The film is the second part of the novel Allegiant creation Veronica Roth. As for the first part of the film, The Divergent Series: Allegiant, will be released this July.
This fourth film will star Shailene Woodley, Zoe Kravitz, Theo James, Naomi Watts, Ansel Elgort and Nadia Hiker. The story will be the end of Tris’ struggle (Shailene Woodley) and his friends in exposing the big crime behind the government’s efforts to divide society based on his personality.
franchise film Divergent is one of the highlights of Lionsgate after its end Twilllight and The Hunger Games. The first two films Divergent already collected income box office about 586 million US dollars of global circulation.