Emma Watson, an actress famous the world over for her role the Harry Potter series of films, has accomplished much at such a young age. Emma was born in Paris, France in 1990. When she moved to England while still young, her love for the performing arts bloomed and she excelled in academics and athletics, especially field hockey. The manner in which Emma received the coveted role of Hermione is incredible, indeed. The school where Emma attended, The Dragon School, was known to have an outstanding drama department. The casting directors of the Harry Potter film held an audition at Emma’s school. She was chosen to play the role of a lifetime in 1990 and continues to play this role today, even preparing to film additional movies in the Harry Potter series with her co-stars Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint. Emma’s character Hermione is one of the protagonists in the Harry Potter series and is characterized by her wit, intelligence, and friendship with Harry.
The Harry Potter film series is unbelievably successful, breaking multiple box office records across the globe. Emma has played a major role in all of the Potter films to date, including the major hits, “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban” and “Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.” Emma’s roles in the films have earned her many accolades, including AOL Moviegoer’s Award for Best Actress and the Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance by a Youth.
Even while still preparing for more Potter films, Emma managed to make two other films, while still balancing her academic career! Emma played the role of an adopted daughter in the BBC piece, “Ballet Shoes.” Additionally, Emma lended her voice to the animated film, “The Tale of Despereaux” playing Princess Pea as well. This was Emma’s first piece of voice work.
There is no doubt that Emma Watson’s film career is just beginning, and Emma has high hopes for the future. However, in her down time, she enjoys cooking, sports, and fashion. She began a modeling campaign for Burberry in 2009.
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