‘Scandal’s’ Tony Goldwyn Boards ‘Divergent’

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Would play Shailene Woodley's father in pic

Scandal” star Tony Goldwyn has joined the cast of Summit’s “Divergent,” starring Shailene Woodley.

Cast also includes Kate Winslet, Theo James and Jai Courtney, with Neil Burger helming.

Story has a “Hunger Games”-like teen-on-teen violence setting and follows 16-year-old Beatrice Prior (Woodley). Goldwyn will play Woodley’s father in pic.

Neil Burger will helm, with Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher producing through their Red Wagon banner. Vanessa Taylor is rewriting the script that Evan Daugherty penned and Burger helped develop.

Pic is set to bow March 21, 2014.

Goldwyn is repped by CAA and Untitled Entertainment.

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