Keiynan Lonsdale Joins Insurgent Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 06.10.2014
Another for the Divergent sequel...
Lionsgate has announced that Keiynan Lonsdale (Dance Academy) has joined the sequel to Divergent. The actor will play Urijah in The Divergent Series: Insurgent which is currently filming in Atlanta. Lonsdale signs onto a cast that includes Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet, Octavia Spencer, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Maggie Q, Suki Waterhouse, Jonny Weston, Naomi Watts and Mekhi Phifer. The film will release on March 20th, 2015. The final two films in the series will release on March 18th, 2016 and March 24th, 2017.
Insurgent raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the dystopian ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Woodley) and Four (James) are now fugitives on the run, hunted by Jeanine (Winslet), the leader of the power-hungry Erudite elite. Racing against time, they must find out what Tris's family sacrificed their lives to protect, and why the Erudite leaders will do anything to stop them. Haunted by her past choices but desperate to protect the ones she loves, Tris, with Four at her side, faces one impossible challenge after another as they unlock the truth about the past and ultimately the future of their world.