DIVERGENT is an upcoming science fiction adventure film directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist, Limitless), based on the novel of the same name by Veronica Roth. It stars Shailene Woodley (The Descendants, The Spectacular Now), Theo James, Zoe Kravitz, Ansel Elgort, Maggie Q, Jai Courtney, and Kate Winslet. The story takes place in a dystopian post-apocalyptic version of Chicago.
In a futuristic Chicago where people are divided into five factions based on their personalities, a teenage girl (Woodley) learns that she is Divergent — a person who does not fit into any one faction -- and soon discovers a sinister plot brewing in her seemingly perfect society.
- via MTV