Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson is an English actress, model and activist. Born in Paris and brought up in Oxfordshire, Watson attended the Dragon School and trained as an actress at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts. As a child, she rose to prominence with her first professional acting role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series, having acted only in school plays previously. Watson also appeared in the 2007 television adaptation of the novel Ballet Shoes and lent her voice to The Tale of Despereaux. After the last Harry Potter film, she took on starring and supporting roles in My Week with Marilyn, The Perks of Being a Wallflower and The Bling Ring, made an appearance as an exaggerated version of herself in This Is the End, and portrayed the titular character's adopted daughter in Noah.
|Born:||Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson, April 15, 1990, Paris, France|
|Education:||Brown University (BA)|
|Occupation:||Actress, model, activist|
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About Emma Watson
Rose to fame while playing Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series. She earned praise for her leading role in the 2012 film The Perks of Being a Wallflower, receiving an MTV Movie Award, a Teen Choice Award, and a People's Choice Award. She also stars as Belle in the 2017 feature Beauty and the Beast.
She attended Dragon School in Oxford and Stagecoach Theatre Arts school, where she starred in school plays.
She modeled for Burberry's Autumn and Winter campaign in 2009.
Her parents, Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson, divorced in 1995. While attending the University of Oxford, she was in a relationship with Will Adamowicz. She then dated Oxford rugby player Matthew Janney up until December 2014. She dated Glee actor Chord Overstreet in the summer of 2018. In October 2018, she began dating CEO Brendan Wallace.
J.K. Rowling based the character of Hermione Granger on of a young version of herself.
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