The Official Facebook Page for Divergent has just given us the news that Jai Courtney has been casted as Eric, the ruthless leader of the Dauntless in Divergent. Here is an article from Hypable regarding the role:
Australian actor Jai Courtney has joined the Divergent movie as Dauntless leader Eric.
Courtney is the sixth actor to sign on to the book to film adaptation of Veronica Roth’s film. Shailene Woodley has taken the lead role of Tris. Maggie Q will play Tori (the tattoo artist), Zoe Kravitz will play Christina (Tris’ eventual friend), and Ansel Elgort will play Caleb (Tris’ brother). Kate Winslet has also joined the film, but her character has not been unveiled.
What do you think initiates? Is Jai our Eric? Check out these other pictures of him looking Dauntless: