The third installment of the “Divergent” series hits theaters Friday, March 18, and is expected to dominate the box office during its opening weekend. “The Divergent Series: Allegiant” movie covers the first half of the young adult book of the same name, with the second half to follow in the fourth and final film, “The Divergent Series: Ascendant.”
Find out how well the first two “Divergent” films performed and what’s expected for “Allegiant.” Then, see how much money the series’ lead actors like Kate Winslet and Shailene Woodley have raked in over their careers.
‘The Divergent Series’ Box Office Sales
“Allegiant” projections are behind box office performances for the first two films, “Divergent” and “Insurgent.”
Divergent topped box office charts in 2014, bringing in $289 million worldwide, $151 million domestically and $55 million during its opening weekend. “Insurgent” raked in a similar $52 million its opening weekend but grossed $297 million worldwide. Domestically, “Insurgent” brought in $130 million.
By comparison, “Allegiant” is expected to bring in $42 million its opening weekend and earn distributors Lionsgate and Summit $103 million in cumulative domestic sales, according to predictions from box office database Pro.BoxOffice.com
‘The Divergent Series’ Cast Earnings
Shailene Woodley Net Worth: $9 Million
The 24-year-old actress Shailene Woodley stars as Tris in “Allegiant,” serving double duty as the main protagonist and narrator.
Shailene Woodley allegedly earned between $250,000 and $500,000 for her work in “Divergent,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Jennifer Lawrence, meanwhile, earned an estimated $1 million for “The Hunger Games” and $10 million for “Catching Fire.” If Woodley got a similar raise for “Insurgent” and “Allegiant,” she’d be earning between $2.5 million and $5 million per film.
Shailene Woodley’s net worth is estimated at $9 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Theo James Net Worth: $6 Million
The English actor plays Four in “Allegiant,” serving as Tris’ love interest. James made his acting debut in 2010 and has since gone on to appear in a number of other roles on both the big and small screens, including “The Inbetweeners Movie,” “Underworld: Awakening” and the CBS show “Golden Boy.”
Theo James’ net worth is estimated at $6 million.
Miles Teller Net Worth: $2 Million
Miles Teller returns as Peter in “Allegiant.” The Pennsylvania-born actor has risen to fame over the past few years, starring in a variety of films such as the Oscar winner “Whiplash,” “The Spectacular Now” and 2015’s “Fantastic Four.”
Miles Teller’s net worth is estimated at $2 million.
Ansel Elgort Net Worth: $2 Million
Perhaps best known for playing Woodley’s love interest in 2014’s “The Fault in Our Stars,” Ansel Elgort returns to the series as Tris’ brother Caleb. The 20-year-old actor made his debut as Tommy Ross in 2013’s “Carrie” and also played the role of Tim Mooney in “Men, Women and Children.” Elgort also performs as a DJ under the stage name Ansolo.
His net worth is currently estimated at $2 million.
Naomi Watts Net Worth: $20 Million
The British-Australian actress will reprise her role as Evelyn, Four’s mother, for the next film in the “Divergent” series. In addition to the Academy Award-winning film “Birdman,” Watts has starred in dozens of films like “Mulholland Drive,” “King Kong” and “St. Vincent.”
Naomi Watts’ net worth is estimated at $20 million.
Zoe Kravitz Net Worth: $4 Million
While she might be known to some as daughter of rock star Lenny Kravitz, Zoe Kravitz has earned a spot as a respected actress known for roles in “X-Men: First Class,” “After Earth” and “Mad Max: Fury Road.” In the “Divergent” series she plays Christina, a close friend and ally to Tris.
Zoe Kravitz has a net worth of $4 million.
Maggie Q Net Worth: $6 Million
Playing the role of Tori, a fighter who has been a friend and mentor to Tris since “Divergent,” Maggie Q returns for “Allegiant.” Since her acting debut in 2000, she has worked on a number of film and television projects, including holding the title role in the CW action series “Nikita” from 2010 to 2013.
Maggie Q’s net worth is estimated at $6 million.
Jeff Daniels Net Worth: $45 Million
Jeff Daniels is a new addition to the “Divergent” series cast, introduced in “Allegiant” as David, the leader of a society outside of the walled, dystopian Chicago where the first two films take place. Jeff Daniels might be best known for his role as Harry in the “Dumb and Dumber” films, but the actor has had significant roles in recent years, such as in “The Martian,” “Steve Jobs,” and on the TV series “The Newsroom” for which he won an Emmy.
By far the wealthiest member of the “Allegiant” cast, Jeff Daniels is worth an estimated $45 million.
Kate Winslet Net Worth: $45 Million
Starring as Jeanine Matthews, leader of the intelligent Erudite faction, Kate Winslet played the central antagonist in “Divergent” and “Insurgent.” Since her character died in the second film, Winslet won’t appear in “Allegiant.”
As a famous actor, Winslet has been a box office mainstay for nearly two decades. Some of her most well-known films include “Sense and Sensibility,” “Titanic” and “The Holiday.” Most recently, Winslet nabbed an Oscar nomination for her supporting role in 2015’s biopic “Steve Jobs.”
Kate Winslet is estimated to have a net worth of $45 million.
Ashley Judd Net Worth: $22 Million
Ashley Judd appeared in the first two films of the series, “Divergent” and “Insurgent,” portraying Tris’ mother Natalie Prior. As her character died in the second film, Judd is unlikely to make an appearance in “Allegiant.”
Outside of the “Divergent” series, Judd is a well-known actress with leading roles in thrillers like 1999’s “Double Jeopardy” and, more recently, the TV series “Missing.” Ashley Judd’s net worth is estimated at $22 million.