Emma Watson

Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson (born 15 April 1990) is a British actress and activist. She was born in Paris and brought up in Oxfordshire, Watson attended the Dragon School as a child and trained as an actress at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts. She is promienently known for playing the role of Hermione Granger in Harry Potter film franchise from 2001 to 2011. She also worked in films like The Bling Ring, Noah, My Week With Marilyn, The Perks of Being a Wallflower. She lended her voice to The Tale of Despereaux and appearing in the television adaptation of the novel Ballet Shoes. She completed her studies at Brown University and Worcester College with a bachelor's degree in English literature in May 2014. She was honoured by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 2014, winning for British Artist of the Year. It was in the same year she was appointed as s a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador and helped launch the UN Women campaign HeForShe, which calls for men to advocate gender equality. Watson has promoted education for girls, visiting Bangladesh and Zambia to do so.In July 2014, she was appointed as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador.In September that year, an admittedly nervous Watson delivered an address at UN Headquarters in New York City to launch the UN Women campaign HeForShe, which calls for men to advocate for gender equality. In that speech she said she began questioning gender-based assumptions at age eight when she was called "bossy" (a trait she has attributed to her being a "perfectionist") whilst boys were not, and at 14 when she was "sexualised by certain elements of the media". Watson's speech also called feminism "the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities" and declared that the perception of "man-hating" is something that "has to stop".
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Emma Watson may star in Greta Gerwig’s Little Women

Louisa May Alcott’s classic Little Women is getting adapted for the big screen and it is being helmed by Oscar-nominated Greta Gerwig. Emma Watson is going to play a pivotal role in the period drama, according to a report by Variety.

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On JK Rowling’s birthday, revisiting Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

On the occasion of JK Rowling’s birthday, here’s looking back at the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

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Birthday Special: Why The Perks of Being a Wallflower is one of Emma Watson’s best performances

As actor Emma Watson turns 28 years old today, it is the perfect time to revisit her performance as Sam in the 2012 film The Perks of Being a Wallflower.

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Emma Watson is looking for a fake tattoo PROOFREADER; here’s why

Emma Watson attended the Oscars after-party and showed her support by sporting a ‘Times Up’ tattoo, albeit a fake one. Well, it is not a grammatical error on our part. This is precisely what Watson’s tattoo reads. And people on social media have not taken this error too kindly.

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BAFTA 2018: Emma Watson brings Time’s Up campaign to the UK, watch video

Led by Emma Watson, Time’s Up campaign has been launched in the UK and the show of black at the BAFTA was a powerful representation of it.  A separate fund has been created for it and Watson herself has donated £1 million.

Would you wear a dress made from the threads of silkworms injected with genes from jellyfish?

Titled ‘Fashioned from Nature’ this exhibition will showcase 300 items and will examine the ways designer houses can curate outfits inspired from nature.

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Emma Watson beats Beyonce to become most inspiring celebrity

Emma Watson inspires and influences teenagers. She was last seen in Beauty and the Beast. The girls and boys selected her out of 43 actors musicians, fitness personalities. Watson gained power and fame from the Harry Potter series and uses them to speak about important issues like feminism.

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Here is a time turner for you to revisit Harry Potter and his friends in Hogwarts. See photos

On Sunday, JK Rowling’s Harry Potter completed 20 years. It’s been over two decades and the yearn for more magic has still not left us. Take a look at some of the pictures when all these famous wizards had their behind the scene muggle moments that we missed.

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20 years of Harry Potter: Here’s what Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Tom Felton look like now and what they are up to

It’s been over 20 years, and even now when JK Rowling makes a statement about anything related to the world of magic, she creates a storm. Much the hungry street dog searching for crumbs on the roads, we lingered on to websites like Pottermore, to add more magic to our otherwise mundane life.

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Emma Watson is a book fairy now, and has hidden 100 books around Paris

Emma Watson is working with a group named The Book Fairies and has hidden 100 copies of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid Tale.

Is that Hermoine Granger? Emma Watson has a doppelgänger and her pictures will blow your mind

Kari Lewis, a 27-year-old woman from Indianapolis has many pictures where she is dressed as Hermoine from Harry Potter and people can’t get enough of the uncanny resemblance.

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Beauty and the Beast’s behind-the-scene photos are so ridiculous that Twitterati is roaring with laughter

A few pictures from the sets of Beauty and the Beast were leaked on social media, and have left onlookers in a double whammy.

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MTV Movie and TV Awards 2017: Beauty and the Beast is Movie of the Year, Emma Watson wins Best Actor

The film, Beauty and the Beast’s, lead star Emma Watson won the new combined-gender Best Actor Award in a Movie.

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Emma Watson stays away from social media for sanity

Emma Watson says she tries to stay away from social media as much as possible to keep herself from going insane.

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Emma Watson may get Rs 100 crores for Beauty and the Beast

Emma Watson was reportedly offered USD three million ( Rs 20 crore approx) upfront, but her profits will likely end up being considerably larger upon the film’s total gross.