Divergent Wiki

Jack Kang is the representative/leader of Candor, the faction of honesty. According to Chapter Eleven of Insurgent, he is the youngest of the faction leaders, apart from Eric.

Physical Appearance[]

Jack Kang is a handsome man, with short black hair, warm, slanted eyes like Tori's, and high cheekbones. He has a deep voice.



He briefly housed members of the Dauntless faction, who were not allied with the Erudite. He arranged for a meeting with Erudite and one of the corrupt Dauntless leaders, Max, was sent by Jeanine Matthews to give Candor their terms, endangering the safety of the Divergent. Lynn, Uriah Pedrad, Shauna, Tobias Eaton and Tris Prior witness their meeting, Lynn shoots Max in the chest. The five run back to Candor headquarters and organize a meeting for the Dauntless. The Dauntless decide to give Eric a short trial for crimes against his faction which ended in him being executed by Four. Tori states that a Candor child was murdered by Eric. The Dauntless members abandon Candor headquarters to go back to their own headquarters. It is unknown whether Jack was placed under simulation or not during the battle.


In The Divergent Series: Insurgent and The Divergent Series: Allegiant, Jack Kang was portrayed by Daniel Dae Kim. He was the one who tested Tris Prior with Truth Serum.