Comic-Con: First Divergent Footage to be Presented on Thursday, July 18
July 1, 2013
Summit Entertainment will showcase the film adaption of the #1 New York Times best-selling novel Divergent at the San Diego Comic-Con.
The studio's panel on Thursday, July 18th in Hall H will feature the first footage ever seen of the futuristic thriller and a Q&A with the Divergent filmmakers and cast, including novelist Veronica Roth, director Neil Burger, and cast members Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Miles Teller, Maggie Q, Ansel Elgort, Mekhi Phifer, Ben Lamb, Ben Lloyd-Hughes and Christian Madsen.
Also, Summit Entertainment's booth located within the Grand Hall will highlight Divergent. Exclusive premium promotional items will be distributed to the attendees walking the convention floor and cast members will sign autographs for booth visitors.
Opening in theaters on March 21, 2014, Divergent is a thrilling action adventure set in a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities. Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) is warned she is "divergent" and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all divergents, she must find out what makes being different so dangerous before it's too late.