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.
The foursome have clearly bonded on the set of the movie. So much that Theo really wanted to reunite with his director for the porn version of the novel adaptation.
“I’m doing this movie called Diverge Me,” he said, straightfaced.
“I for one, passed on that,” Burger said. We get the feeling more of this kind of interview is coming over the course of the weekend. Stay tuned, and watch Theo talk about his American accent here: