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Bradley Cooper's Girlfriend Suki Waterhouse Joins Insurgent Cast

Bradley Cooper's Girlfriend Suki Waterhouse Cast in Divergent Sequel

Originally posted 05/30/2014 10:00AM

Suki Waterhouse has been cast in the film Insurgent, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Divergent Author Veronica Roth Explains How Anxiety Inspired Her Books

Veronica Roth Tells How Anxiety Inspired Divergent

Originally posted 03/21/2014 08:20AM

Veronica Roth, author of the wildly successful Divergent and its sequels, may have made quite a name for herself in the world of young-adult fiction, but writing the action trilogy required tapping into a very personal struggle – her ongoing battle with anxiety.

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See Shailene Woodley in First Divergent Trailer

Divergent Trailer Premieres at MTV Video Music Awards

Originally posted 08/25/2013 09:15PM

Just before the VMAs on Sunday, MTV premiered the an exclusive clip for Divergent, the Neil Burger-directed adaptation of Veronica Roth's young adult novel, starring Shailene Woodley.

The fast-paced trailer gave fans glimpses of tattoos, death-defying leaps, flying knives and gun-toting soldiers.

As Beatrice "Tris" Prior, the book and film's 16-year-old protagonist and narrator, Woodley lives in a futuristic dystopian Chicago, where society is broken into five factions, each dedicated to a different virtue. Abnegation (where Beatrice was raised) is for the selfless, Dauntless is for the brave, Amity is for the peaceful, Candor is for the honest and Erudite is for the intelligent.

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