Veronica Roth’s series is about a society is divided into five factions dedicated to a particular virtue: bravery, selflessness, honesty, peacefulness, and intelligence. When Tris Prior choses to join Dauntless, the faction of the brave, her decision has consequences she could never have seen coming.
The movie will be produced by Lionsgate, with the idea to wrap up current storyline and then introduce a new story with new characters. Hopes are that the new story will continue as a standalone television show.
Lee Toland Krieger will direct. The Divergent series is available now.