Emma Watson is a British actress and a model. She became famous at a young age after playing the role of Hermione Granger in the popular fantasy films adapted on the Harry Potter novels.
Emma Watson was born Emma Charlotte Duero Watson on April 15, 1990, in Paris. Her parents got a divorce when she was 5, and she moved from France to England with her mother. She went to see her dad on the weekends. Watson aimed to become an actress at the age of six. She studied at the Oxford branch of the Stagecoach Theater Arts and learned acting there.
At the age of 9, she signed her first acting assignment. She became a household name after playing the character of Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films. She made her acting debut with the Harry Potter movies, and before that she had never been on a film set before.
The success of the Harry Potter movies made her into an overnight stay. She made it to the sixth spot on Forbes‘s list of “Most Valuable Young Stars” and was also ranked as Hollywood’s highest-paid female star, in 2009.
Emma Watson has a net worth of $80 million. At a young age, Emma has earned so much success and money all thanks to her character in the Harry Potter series. She earned $4 million for “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”. Emma is a successful actress and model and her net worth comes from her career in the entertainment industry.
After starring in the final Harry Potter film she has starred in a number of motion pictures that include:
- My Week with Marilyn (2011)
- The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
- The Bling Ring(2013)
- This Is the End(2013)
- Beauty and the Beast(2017)
- The Circle(2017
- Little Women(2019)
Awards and Achievements
Watson has won the following major awards during her career so far:
- Young Artist Award in 2002
- People’s Choice Awards in 2012 and 2013
- British Artist of the Year by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts
- Teen Choice Awards
- Woman of the Year by British GQ
Watson juggled between acting and her education career. She enrolled in Brown University and Oxford’s Worcester College and earned her degree from Brown in English literature. Watson is an advocate for women’s rights and was appointed as the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador in New York City. Watson made a place for herself at #26 100 lists of the world’s most influential people on the TIME magazine. She has also been passionately working for women rights and has voiced her support for women that have experienced sexual harassment at work. There are no rumours or linkups of Emma Watson and according to reports in the media, the actress is single. She associated the phrase—”self-partnered with herself and indicated that she is single.