1. Shailene Woodley
Woodley is a phenomenal young actress, who portrays Hazel Grace Lancaster, the beloved main character, so genuinely and heartfelt. She is witty and strong and innocent and intelligent – exactly as Hazel should be. Woodley truly and fully understood the character and this shows in a remarkable and unbelievably honest performance.
The actress has been a fan of John Green’s novel ever since it was released and long before the first rumors of the book being adapted circled around the internet, Woodley was passionate about The Fault In Our Stars becoming a film. Apparently, she wrote a long email to the author, on why his novel should be adapted to the big screen. “I didn’t say I needed to be Hazel,” the actress said at the film’s New York premiere, as stated on CNN. “I said I needed this move to get made. Because I knew it would change the lives of millions of people.”Continue Reading Issue #13