Bill Skarsgard in negotiations to join “Allegiant”

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Hemlock Grove’s Bill Skarsgard is in negotiations to join Allegiant.  Based on a snippet from the article saying that Skarsgard is expected to share scenes with Jeff Daniels, I’m assuming he will play Matthew.

Read the full article here on The Wrap


Jeff Daniels cast as David in Allegiant pt. 1 and 2


It appears that Jeff Daniels has signed on the play the role of David in Allegiant pt. 1 and 2.  The story came out yesterday courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter (read full report here).

David plays the leader of the Bureau of Genetic Welfare…a very prominent hated character in the last novel of the Divergent series.

Allegiant pt. 1 starts filming on May 18 in Atlanta. We should be getting more casting updates as filming draws closer.