‘Divergent’ Release Date Revealed
The book adaption of Divergent from young author Veronica Roth has been given an official release date. Lionsgate and Summit have dropped the news that the motion picture will open in theaters on March 21st 2014 with Deadline confirming the details behind the premiere date. Director Neil Burger is set to shepherd the exciting production. He is best known for his work in the Bradley Cooper thriller ‘Limitless’ and ‘The Illusionist’.
For those unaware, ‘Divergent’ follows a young girl by the name of Beatrice Prior and her life in Chicago. Set in the future, the city is divided into factions with each 16-year-old set to choose what mini society they will become a part of for the rest of their lives. In the unique story Prior will be torn over her feelings of where she belongs, having to make a life altering choice. The novel was released back in May of 2011 through publishers Katherine Tegen Books and HarperCollins Publishers
‘Divergent’, that is slated to be penned by screenplay writer Evan Daugherty, will be produced by both Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher of Red Wagon Entertainment and Pouya Shahbazian. Are you ready to see the New York Times Best Seller open in theaters in 2014?