‘Divergent’ sequel film ‘Insurgent’ casting calls

The major feature film sequel to Divergent is currently in production and extras are currently needed.

Red Wagon and Mandeville are in production on the feature film Insurgent, filming in Atlanta through mid-September, 2014. Additional filming will take place in Chicago and Los Angeles. Submission details and current casting needs are now posted below.  Cast members will be required to have all necessary work permits. Note: The working title of this film is being called ‘Mineral’.

Insurgent continues the story of Tris Prior, who, together with her mentor turned boyfriend, the mysterious Four, must fight to find justice – and answers – after the death of her parents and the apparent destruction of the faction system. Haunted by her actions, Tris continues her quest for revenge against the tyrannical Jeanine Matthews. Golden Globe Award nominee Shailene Woodley returns as Tris. Also returning are Academy Award winner Kate Winslet, two-time MTV Movie Awards nominee Miles Teller, Jai Courtney, Theo James, and Zoë Kravitz.

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards nominee  Robert Schwentke is directing Insurgent from an adapted screenplay written by Brian Duffield with revisions by Academy Award winner Akiva Goldman, based on the novel by Veronica Roth. Producers are Academy Award winner Douglas Wick, BAFTA Awards nominee Lucy Fisher, and Pouya Shabazian. Academy Award nominees Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman are executive producers, along with Barry Waldman. Insurgent is slated for a March 20, 2015 theatrical release.

Insurgent Casting Call Details 8-16-2014

The feature film ‘Insurgent’ is seeking experienced soldiers, police, and ROTC members to portray soldiers on August 25th in Atlanta, GA. Casting is open for both males and females between the ages of 18 and 45, and they are looking for all ethnicities. Men must be 5’10 or taller and women must be 5’8 or taller. Ideal candidates will be in top physical shape. A select few will be asked to return on August 26th and August 27th.

All talent must be legally eligible to work in Atlanta, GA and the United States.

The 2014 Atlanta Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in the State of Georgia and the United States:

All 2014 Actors Resource Guide eBooks are available here.

To apply, please email three current pictures of yourself, plus your experience and training, as well as your age, height, weight, and phone number to Mineral.Brave@gmail.com. In your submission, please include your availability for August 25th, 26th, and 27th.

If selected, a required fitting will be sometime between August 19th and August 22nd.

Principal Actor Casting

See the post titled Headshot and Resume Information regarding how to submit to casting directors for acting roles.

No phone calls or personal drop-offs.

Los Angeles:

Mary Vernieu
Venus Kanani
Betty Mae Inc.
13375 Beach Avenue
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292


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The casting directors address should be written in all capital letters on the solid side of the envelope, with the name of the project you are submitting for written directly above the casting directors name. IF the role that you are submitting for is available, it should also be written above the casting directors name.


“Project Name”
“Role of _______”

Crew Members


Experienced film crew members and production staff available to work in Atlanta, GA can email resumes to:


In the subject line of your email, please indicate that it is a Crew resume and the department you are seeking to work in. For example, “Crew – Camera Department”. Also make sure to state your location in the body of your email.

Production Companies:

Do NOT send photos and resumes to the production companies, as they will most likely end up being thrown away. They do not cast the films, rather they hire casting directors who sort through the thousands of submissions.

Insurgent Production Office 1
3110 Maple Drive NE
3rd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30305

Insurgent Production Office 2
1144 Mailing Avenue SE
Atlanta, GA 30315

Red Wagon
10202 W. Washington Blvd.
Hepburn Bldg.
Culver City, CA 90232

500 S. Buena Vista Street
Animation Bldg.
2G Burbank, CA 91521

Executive Producers:

Todd Lieberman
David Hoberman
Barry Waldman


Doug Wick
Lucy Fisher
Pouya Shabazian


Brian Duffield
Akiva Goldman (revisions)
Veronica Roth (novel)


Robert Schwentke


Shailene Woodley
Theo James
Kate Winslet
Jai Courtney
Zoë Kravitz
Miles Teller
Ansel Elgort


One choice can transform you—or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves—and herself—while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love. Tris’s initiation day should have been marked by celebration and victory with her chosen faction; instead, the day ended with unspeakable horrors. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows. And in times of war, sides must be chosen, secrets will emerge, and choices will become even more irrevocable — and even more powerful. Transformed by her own decisions but also by haunting grief and guilt, radical new discoveries, and shifting relationships, Tris must fully embrace her Divergence, even if she does not know what she may lose by doing so.


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