to Illinois. It is the first major Hollywood film for Cinespace Chicago Film Studios.
Directed by Neil Burger and starring Shailene Woodley, "Divergent "is a thrilling adventure set in a future
world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities. Tris Prior (Woodley) is
warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all
Divergents, she must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it's too late. Red Wagon
Entertainment’s Douglas Wick and Lucy Fisher are producing. The film will be released theatrically in North
America on Friday, March 21, 2014.
Cinespace, which opened in May 2011, was constructed with $5 million from Governor Quinn’s Illinois
Jobs Now! capital construction program and tens of millions of dollars in private investment from Torontobased
studio owner Nick Mirkopoulos. The studio is currently home to TV series "Chicago Fire."