'Divergent' TV Movie & Series Based On 'Ascendant' In Talks At Starz

'Divergent' TV Movie & Series Based On 'Ascendant' In Talks At Starz

Last year, news broke that the final film in the Divergent film series, Ascendant, would be skipping the big screen and going straight to a TV movie instead.

The TV movie, which formerly starred Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ansel Elgort, would set it up for a spinoff series as well.

Now, Deadline reports that Starz is in negotiations for this with Lionsgate.

However, don’t expect Shailene, Theo or Miles Teller (Peter) to return for it. They’ve all said, several times, that they weren’t interested in making a TV movie.

So far, there are no details about the TV adaptions right now, just that there is talk.

Based on Veronica Roth’s best-selling books, the Divergent series was set in a futuristic society where people are broken up into social and personality-related factions. authored the best-selling series that inspired the movies.

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