"I have to say Shailene is one of the most gorgeous women I have ever met and she's a very dear, sweet, humble person, and she's really gentle and grounded and I think she's going to be okay," Winslet said in a statement.
The Oscar-winning actress is also happy to see the way Hollywood is accepting newcomers.
"I like that there's a lot of newcomers playing some of the roles in 'Divergent'. It's just great. You know, when I did 'Titanic,' I still wasn't really that very well known..