The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Naomi Watts has been cast as Evenlyn in ‘Insugent’ as well as ‘Allegiant’:
The actress, … is joining the cast of Divergent sequel Insurgent as Evelyn, leader of the Factionless. Watts’ deal calls for to co-star in the futuristic franchise’s two final movies, which are based onVeronica Roth‘s YA novel Allegiant, the final book in the Divergent trilogy.
Fans know Evelyn as Four’s mother and the leader of the Factionless. She’s an important character in the series and this may be the most significant casting announcement we’ll see with ‘Insurgent,’ save the much anticipated casting of Uriah.
She´s such and amazing actress and I think she will bring a lot to the movie. Cant wait to see her as Four´s mother! Are you excited?! We sure are!