A Good Day to Die Hard’s Jai Courtney has signed on to play Eric in the upcoming film adaptation of Veronica Roth’s Divergent, opposite Shailene Woodley. From Variety:
The cast continues to grow for Summit’s “Divergent” as “A Good Day To Die Hard” star Jai Courtney has joined the cast.
Pic stars Shailene Woodley and Kate Winslet and has a “Hunger Games”-like teen-on-teen violence setting and follows 16-year-old Beatrice Prior, whom Woodley is set to play. Courtney will play Eric who is a leader of the Dauntless faction.
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