Emma Watson BiographyEmma Watson had that overnight success when she was 11 years old, after the premiere of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone", the first of the eight Potterian series.
Popularity and wealth do not prevent Emma Watson from taking care of contemporary social problems. She is the United Nations a Goodwill Ambassador and opposes gender inequality. In 2015, she was named the Campaigner of the year at the Observer Ethical Awards.
ChildhoodEmma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born on April 15, 1990 in Paris. Her parents are Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson. The girl was named either after his father’s mother or after a good friend of the family.
Emma Watson and «Harry Potter»The teachers of the Stagecoach school sent Emma's portfolio to the manager who selected the actors for the adaptation of the best-seller "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" by British writer J. K. Rowling.
The premiere of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" expected of by the millions of fans of Rowling's books took place on November 4, 2001. On the very first day, the film broke all the records in terms of the number of the viewers and was later recognized as the top box office movie of 2001.
EducationThe shooting of the first and the following parts took almost the whole year round, so Emma had to transfer to the Headington School for girls where she had the opportunity to study part-time or on the distance. Even when the filming process was well under way, Watson and her colleagues did their school assignments five hours a day. In 2006, between the fourth and the fifth part of "Potterian," the girl received a school-leaving certificate. She had eight "A+" and two "A" in her school transcript.
Further career"Is there a life after Hermione?" - many actress’s fans wondered when the second part of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" was released in 2011. Now we can answer: yes, definitely there was.
In spring 2014, she was approved for the role of Ila, the adopted daughter of the biblical Noah in Darren Aronofsky’s "Noah."
Social activityInitiative and energetic Emma realized a long time ago that her high social position in society gives her a chance to speak on the part of those who cannot speak about their problems openly.
She is most concerned about the problems of inequality between men and women. This was the topic that she dedicated her speech to at the United Nations headquarters. The actress has launched HeForShe campaign fighting against the oppression of women.
At the same time, Emma Watson's name appeared on the covers of yellow press for the reasons not associated with her acting talents. In March 2017, a group of hackers broke into Emma’s computer and published some of her “naked” photos. Those photos actually turned out to be quite innocent though – Emma simply poses in her friend’s swimsuits.
The Personal Life of Emma WatsonThe actress doesn’t like to enlarge upon her personal life trying to prevent her boyfriends to be scared away by media. Nevertheless, some information about her boyfriends leaked into the press.
Emma Watson admitted that at the age of 10 she was in love with her colleague Tom Felton (also known as Draco Malfoy).
In 2011-2012, Emma Watson dated Adamowicz, a graduate student at the University of Oxford. The couple broke up because of Emma’s tight schedule. Their feelings did not stand the distance.