10 Fast Facts About The Divergent Series: Allegiant

10 March 2016
Check out these ten fast facts about The Divergent Series: Allegiant.
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March is an awesome month for movies, because M-Net Movies and Ster-Kinekor are hosting two Silver Screenings. First up is the third film in The Divergent Series, Allegiant

Shailene Woodley returns to the sci-fi fold, as do many of her fellow cast members, including Theo James, Octavia Spencer, Ray Stevenson, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Maggie Q, Naomi Watts and Kate Winslet. That's a really cool cast, and we can't wait to see them back in action again.

To get you in the mood for the Silver Screening (not that you need any encouragement), and Allegiant's imminent countrywide release, here are ten fast facts about the film.

Shailene Woodley was the first actress offered the role of Tris, and of course she accepted.
Casting directors practically scoured the globe trying to cast Four. They auditioned in Germany, England and Australia, amongst other countries.
Miles Teller auditioned for the role of Four, turned down the role of Eric, and eventually got the part of Peter.
Robert Schwentke returns as diretor, after Insurgent, but will be replaced by  Lee Toland Krieger for the final film.
Jeff Daniels joins the cast as David.
You'll get to see Four as a little lad.
This is not the end! Although the book series is a trilogy, the last one has been adapted into two movies.
Filming for Allegiant took place in Atlanta and Lindale.
Veronica Roth, author of the Divergent book series upon which the movies are based, is only 27 years old.
The books were initially meant to be written from Four's point of view.
Shailene Woodley was the first actress offered the role of Tris, and of course she accepted.

Follow the Silver Screening action on Twitter, using the hashtag #MMScreening. 

If you missed out this time, try your luck with the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Silver Screening, by clicking here.

The Divergent Series: Allegiant will be in cinemas from Friday 18 March 2016.