Chill Elegance and Babely Dudes At the Insurgent Premiere

Insurgent premiered in New York City last night—or sorry, rather: The Divergent Series: Insurgent: Shailene Woodley Vehicle: And Cool Opportunity to Flex Our Colons: You Ain't About This Life—and the stars were out to partay on this occasion of the release of a blockbuster sci-fi film! » 3/17/15 1:00pm 3/17/15 1:00pm

Shailene Woodley’s Pixie Cut Stars in New Full Insurgent Trailer

The full trailer for the Divergent follow-up, Insurgent is here, and it has some of my favorite things: female badassery, implausible action sequences, Theo James, and Theo James' jawline. » 12/13/14 2:20pm 12/13/14 2:20pm

Gifts for the Teen Who Loves Tumblr

Even Kim Kardashian knows that teens who have cool Tumblrs are the only ones worth knowing. It's best to take a tip from America's most something celebrity and follow the teens. And what better way to get on the good side of America's bright future than giving them a fantastic and teen appropriate gift? There's no… » 12/05/14 8:30pm 12/05/14 8:30pm

Shailene Woodley Climbs the Walls in the Divergent: Insurgent Trailer

Here's the first teaser for Insurgent, the sequel to last winter's dystopic underwhelmer Divergent. In the trailer, we see our heroine Tris (Shailene Woodley) and her Aaron Carter haircut chase her mother around a crumbling and Inception-like Chicago. (Divergent spoilers to follow.) » 11/12/14 7:40pm 11/12/14 7:40pm

10 Lessons From Real-Life Revolutions That Fictional Dystopias Ignore

Today's genre books are full of future dystopias, which only have one weakness: teenagers. And everybody knows that most dystopias are kind of contrived. But here are 10 lessons from real-life rebellions against repressive regimes, that we wish the creators of fictional dystopias would pay attention to. » 9/15/14 3:41pm 9/15/14 3:41pm

Divergent Opens with a Cool $56 Million, Will Get the Franchise Works

Looks like Hollywood has found its newest YA franchise, though it didn't hit the $70 million expectation. Compared to the $70 million dollar opening for Twilight in 2008, and the $153 million dollar opening (these numbers are insane to me) for The Hunger Games in 2012, Divergent's opening seems modest. Still,… » 3/23/14 6:05pm 3/23/14 6:05pm

J-Law to Shailene Woodley: Don't Do Drugs or Make a Sex Tape

Shailene Woodley, star of Divergent, isn't shying away from comparisons to the OTHER young adult book-to-movie star, Jennifer Lawrence. Instead, she's tackling the obvious head on and explaining how she reached out to the galaxy's Queen of Movie Promotion for advice. » 3/21/14 10:20am 3/21/14 10:20am

Here's Your Totally Underwhelming Divergent Makeup Collection

Do a happy dance makeup-obsessed Divergent fans (or Divergent-obsessed makeup fans)! There's a new makeup line, courtesy of Sephora for those of you who believe buying movie-themed makeup is a vitally important thing to do. » 3/20/14 10:00am 3/20/14 10:00am

Goddess Gowns and a Whole Lotta Thigh at the Divergent Premiere

The latest film-based-on-a-YA-novel Divergent premiered last night in Los Angeles, and elegant woodsprite Shailene Woodley was there with all of her merry forest friends. » 3/19/14 1:00pm 3/19/14 1:00pm

Get ready to fall in love with Veronica Mars all over again

Veronica Mars was a teen sleuth whose superpower was storytelling. She was adroit at making up clever lies and crafting fake identities, but it was always in the service of piecing together the truth — which was another story she constructed. Now she's starring in a big crowd-funded movie, which turns out to be about… » 3/14/14 2:20pm 3/14/14 2:20pm

Divergent Star Shailene Woodley Isn't Looking for a Katniss Catfight

Shailene Woodley, star of the upcoming movie Divergent was recently asked the kind of question you only get asked when you're the face of a YA franchise that's poised to be the Next Big Thing in the Universe. » 3/06/14 1:30pm 3/06/14 1:30pm

New Divergent Teaser Is All Death Threats and Post-Apocalyptic Chicago

Here's the final theatrical trailer for Divergent, the sexy, action-packed, teen romp that follows young Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) as she fights for her survival (and looooove) in future/post-apocalyptic Chicago. » 2/04/14 1:50pm 2/04/14 1:50pm

New Divergent Clip Proves It Will Be Sexier Than The Hunger Games

Yes, Four looks about 30 years old here and yes, Shailene Woodley is perhaps too pretty to play a character constantly described as homely but whatever: this movie is going to be damn hot and Lionsgate wants to make sure horny grown women teens everywhere should get the memo. » 12/19/13 1:30pm 12/19/13 1:30pm

Shailene Woodley Says No to Status Quo in the Trailer for Divergent

I haven't read Divergent, the best selling YA novel by Veronica Roth (who is only 25 YEARS OLD), but I'm starting to think I should. It hits all of marks of what makes a good book: it takes place in a dystopian future, it's written for teenagers and it's been made it into a movie, which means that you never actually… » 8/26/13 7:15pm 8/26/13 7:15pm