Theo James' brothers watched raunchy shoot

  • Bang Showbiz
  • 30 March 2014
Theo James

Theo James

Theo James found filming a sex scene with 'Divergent' co-star Shailene Woodley "surreal" because his brothers were visiting the set

Theo James' brothers watched him film his sex scene with Shailene Woodley.

The hunky British actor - who is the youngest of five, with two brothers and two sisters - said his male siblings weren't quite prepared for what awaited them when they flew in to see him as he was completing work on 'Divergent'.

He told People magazine: "My sex scene with Shai was the last of the whole shoot, and my brothers had flown in for a trip to [Las] Vegas. Since filming was delayed, they literally walked off the plane and onto the set to see my getting funky. It was surreal.

"I got made fun of for months."

The 29-year-old star - who is dating Irish actress Ruth Kearney - has previously joked about how he kept making Shailene "practise" their kisses.

He has said: "I made her practise the kissing scene as much as possible. I'd say, 'Listen, tonight after dinner, can we just go over it again?' "


  • 2 stars
  • 2014
  • US
  • 2h 19min
  • 12A
  • Directed by: Neil Burger
  • Cast: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet

In a dystopian future where people are assigned to different factions of society based on their talents, Tris (Woodley) discovers that she's dangerously multi-talented. The story seems over-familiar, director Burger takes too long to set things up and despite appealing performances from Woodley and James, there's little…