Emma Watson is best known for her role as Hermione
Granger, one of the best friends on the Harry Potter series.
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson is an English actress best known for her appearance in the Harry Potter series as Hermione Granger, who starred in eight feature films and related products between 1999 and 2011. Her other film roles include The Tale of Despereaux in 2008 and My Week. with Marilyn in 2011. Besides acting, Watson was involved in design.
She became the youngest female to feature on Teen Vogue magazine’s cover at age 15. She has also posed for Burberry and Lancôme, and worked with People Tree as a ‘creative strategist,’ launching a line of fair trade apparel in 2010. Watson attended Headington College, a private all-girls school in Oxford, as well as on-set tutoring while shooting the Harry Potter films.
In 2009, she enrolled at Brown University in Providence Rhode Island. She is one of the highest paying actors in the world, owing to her role as Hermione. She was 14th on Vanity Fair ‘s list in 2010, winning over the previous year’s record $30 million.
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born in Paris on 15 April 1990. Her parents are Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson and are both British lawyers. Three years later her brother Alex was born. When Watson was 5, her parents divorced and she and her parents and uncle moved back to Oxfordshire, England.
Watson attended the Oxford School of Arts at Stagecoach Theatre. She studied music, acting, dancing, and acted in plays in college. Her innate talent for acting first appeared when she won a poetry competition at age 7 to recite “The Ocean” by James Reeves.