Shailene Slams 'Twilight': It's 'Unhealthy, Toxic'
By ANTOINETTE BUENO
March 12, 2014
Though Twilight has been widely credited as paving the way for more film adaptations of best-selling young adult novels, it's safe to say that Divergent star Shailene Woodley is not a fan.
Woodley, 22, slams the popular franchise in a new interview with Teen Vogue for their April issue.
"Twilight, I'm sorry, is about a very unhealthy, toxic relationship," Woodley tells the magazine via E! News, referring to the central romance between Kristen Stewart's Bella Swan and Robert Pattinson's Edward Cullen. "She falls in love with this guy and the second he leaves her, her life is over and she's going to kill herself! What message are we sending to young people? That is not going to help this world evolve."
And as for her own relationships, Shailene dishes that she hasn't had a boyfriend in five years -- though she teases that she might have hooked up with a co-star!
... Though it's up to you to guess which one.
"I haven't had time to think about a relationship! I literally have not had a boyfriend in almost five years. I've never even hooked up with anybody I've worked on a movie with," she says. "Well, that might have happened on something...."