Acting career[ edit ] Elgort's first professional acting appearance was a few months before graduating high school, just days after his eighteenth birthday, when he premiered a lead role in an Off-Broadway production of Regrets in March His first highly publicized role was in Divergent as Caleb Prior, the brother of the lead character. The film, directed by Josh Boone , was released on June 6, Insurgent , the second film of the book series Divergent, which was released March 20, , and in the third film, The Divergent Series: Allegiant , which was released on March 18, In , Elgort was on a shortlist of actors for the role of Han Solo in Solo:
Ansel Elgort - Wikipedia
And it seems the year-old actor enjoyed kissing his co-star so much that he offered to sub for her new love interest, Theo James, as they filmed their forthcoming flick, Insurgent. Scroll down for video Ansel to the rescue! Ansel Elgort said he asked to sub for Theo James while filming kissing scenes with Shailene Woodley in Insurgent pictured at the Insurgent Press Conference in LA on Friday 'I said, "Listen, I've done it before," and guys that do the visual effects in this movie are good, so they could have easily changed our bodies and it would have been cool,' he jokingly added. Ansel stars as Shailene's brother in the Divergent series.
The year-old actress - who starred opposite year-old Ansel in The Fault In Our Stars - has insisted that the pair have no intentions to start dating and their friendship is entirely platonic. They play two teens who have different cancer conditions and fall in love after meeting at a cancer support group. However, the duo first co-starred as siblings Beatrice and Caleb Prior in the sci-fi flick Divergent, released in March.