by (@katespencer)

Very VH1: Veronica Roth Joins Us To Talk Allegiant, Divergent And Answer Your Questions!

Are you ready to fangirl with us? Bestselling author Veronica Roth will be joining us for our Very VH1 spreecast this Thursday at 8:30PM/7:30C, to discuss her new book Allegiant, the upcoming Divergent movie and to answer your questions! We’re huge fans of the Divergent series around here and we could not be more excited. *deep breaths*

If you haven’t participated in one of our live video chats before, it’s simple: Come to this page on Thursday at 8:30PM EST, and if you want to chat with fellow fans AND ask Veronica questions yourself, just click on those talk balloons and sign in. If you’re feeling Dauntless you can even join us on video to ask a question. And just a heads up – while we will be discussing all things Allegiant, we’re going to try to keep the spoilers to a minimum out of respect for those who may not have yet finished the book.

Remember: Allegiant is out tomorrow, so grab a copy, binge read it, and join us here on Thursday to chat live with Veronica!

by (@shalapitcher)

Divergent First Look: Does Theo James Get Everyone’s Approval?


Whether or not you were already a fan of Divergent, we suspect the first look at the 2014 dystopian movie that aired during the VMA preshow made you take notice. Kate Winslet! Maggie Q! Shailene Woodley jumping off of buildings. And … who is that guy teaching her martial arts and kissing her? Oh, world. We hope you’re really ready for Theo James.
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by (@shalapitcher)

Divergent Star, Author Didn’t Realize You’d Love Them


“I wrote the first draft in my rubber ducky pajamas in my parents’ house, which is where I lived,” Veronica Roth says of her best-selling book Divergent‘s adorably humble beginnings. She can be forgiven for never imagining that the first look at footage of its film adaptation would be one of the hottest tickets at San Diego Comic-Con. On Thursday, Hall H attendees were treated to glimpses of Four, Tris and the other characters in a dystopian version of what was once Chicago.

In this mecca of fandom, we asked Roth and the movie’s stars, Shailene Woodley and Theo James, to tell us about the first time they realized they even had fans.
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by (@shalapitcher)

Divergent Stars, Director Get The Comic-Con Giggles


Right after they debuted the first footage from their movie over in Hall H, we were super excited to talk to Divergent stars Shailene Woodley and Theo James, along with director Neil Burger and author Veronica Roth. Little did we know they were delightfully punch drunk after a big day at Comic-Con. A simple question about the fandom wound up in Burger being reduced to tears. “They call themselves Initiates,” Roth began as the laughter continued. We’ll give you more of the real answer in the morning, but this was too cute to wait on.
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