Role Call: Who Got Hired in Hollywood?
3:00 AM PDT, July 24, 2014
Oscar winner Octavia Spencer has joined the cast of Insurgent, the follow-up to Divergent starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet. Spencer will play Johanna, the leader of the opposing Amity faction, in a story that raises the stakes for the fugitive Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the dystopian ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Based on author Veronica Roth's New York Times best seller, Insurgent is scheduled to hit theaters n March 20, 2015. The third and fourth films in the series, Allegiant Parts 1 & 2, are slated for release on March 18, 2016 and March 24, 2017, respectively.