‘Insurgent’ Casts Australian Actor Keiynan Lonsdale as Uriah

Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise.

Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, and also Divergent.

“Insurgent” stars Woodley, Theo James,and Kate Winslet and is directed by Robert Schwentke from a screenplay by Brian Duffield and Akiva Goldsman. The film opens March 20, 2015.

Lonsdale’s credits include a series regular role on “Dance Academy.” Lonsdale is represented by Silver Lining Entertainment and Morrissey Management Australia.

More Film

  • No Merchandising. Editorial Use Only. No

    Box Office: 'Equalizer 2' Narrowly Edges Past 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' to Land at No. 1

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

  • Durban FilmMart Celebrates Women as Industry

    Durban FilmMart Celebrates Women as Industry Still Struggles With Transformation

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

  • MayFair, directed by Sara Blecher

    Sara Blecher’s ‘Mayfair’ Brings Feminine Gaze to Gangster Tale

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

  • Todd Brown, XYZ Films

    African Finance Under Spotlight at Durban FilmMart  

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

  • Ryan Reynolds'Deadpool' panel, Comic-Con International, San

    Ryan Reynolds Wants to Explore Deadpool's Bisexuality in Future Films

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

  • Mandatory Credit: Photo by Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock (9243328q)From

    Jonathan Gold, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Restaurant Critic, Dies at 57

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

  • Johnny Depp Amber Heard

    Johnny Depp, Amber Heard Appear Moments Apart at WB's Comic-Con Panel

    Keiynan Lonsdale has joined the cast of “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” the second installment of the Lionsgate franchise. Lonsdale will portray Uriah in the film, currently in production in Atlanta. In the Veronica Roth trilogy, the character is a Dauntless-born initiate who became a good friend of Tris, portrayed in the film by Shailene Woodley, […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content