Currently filming in Chicago, the futuristic action adventure is based on young adult novelist Veronica Roth’s New York Times bestseller and directed by Neil Burger from a script by Vanessa Taylor. Tony Goldwyn will portray Andrew, Tris’ father. He currently stars as President Fitzgerald Grant on ABC’s Scandal. Goldwyn is represented by CAA, Untitled, and Schreck, Rose, Dapello and Adams. Lionsgate’s Summit film will be released on March 21, 2014 and stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet.
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