“The Divergent Series: Insurgent” has launched the official first trailer for viewing pleasure. Shailene Woodley’s Tris is featured taking the fight to the Erudite elite after the events that took place in “Divergent“. The heroine is running from Kate Winslet’s Jeanine and the powers at be to round-up fellow followers of the cause. It is the second film in the series of a four-film adaptation of author Veronica Roth’s dystopian sci-fi books. Woodley and Winslet is joined by Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Jai Courtney, Miles Teller, Daniel Dae Kim, Maggie Q, Ray Stevenson, and Zoe Kravitz. The Divergent Series: Insurgent is set to be released on March 20, 2015.
Official synopsis for The Divergent Series: Insurgent:
“The Divergent Series: Insurgent raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the 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.”