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100 Emma Watson Facts!

Emma Watson Facts

Emma Watson Facts Biographical (1-14)

  • Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson was born on 14 April 1990 in Paris, France.
  • She is named after her grandmother.
  • Was born on a Sunday at 6 pm.
  • She has a three years younger brother called Alex and three half-siblings (two of them are twins). Emma Watsons brother Alex is working as a model. The two were also the faces of a Burberry campaign in 2010.
  • She wanted to become an actress since age 3.
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  • Her dad is one of the top international-communications lawyers in Great Britain.
  • Both her parents are lawyers. They got divorced when she was 5 years old. After that, her family moved from France to England.
  • Emma Watson attended a girls school in Oxford and completed most of hersubjects with an A-grade
  • She is holding a bachelor degree from Brown University, but passed her third year in Worcester College in Oxford. She majored in English Literature in 2014 at age 24.
  • Emma Watson revealed in several interviews, that she would like to add a postgraduate programme.
  • Education was always very important for Emma. She once stated, that she likes to learn. Focusing on school was a way, to help her get through all the media attention in her teen years and keepng in touch with the reality.
  • Chose Brown university because of the different options it offers and the independent study programs.
  • Got always treated like an adult by her parents, which caused a lot of discipline in her. Her father for example always smacked the ball as hard to her as to everybody else on tennis ground. She and her brother were also not allowed to order the kids menu in restaurants.
  • In 2016 it became public, that she used Panama Papers to purchase her property.

Emma Watson Facts Personal (15-45)

  • She is a good table tennis player.
  • She is writing different diaries and also has bunch of boxes filled with stuff from early movies.
  • Emma Watson is a pretty good dancer. You can see one of her performances in a 2013  Jimmy Fallon show:
  • Likes ballett.
  • (As a teenie was) Emma Watson a huge fan of Brad Pitt, Prince Harry and Johnny Depp.
  • Was Women of the Year 2013 (British GQ).
  • She revealed in a Letterman interview from 2011, that she occasionally drinks alcohol and was already drunk (at least once) in her life.
  • Doesnt smoke.
  • Asked for a rubber when she was in USA, which people confused with a condom. A rubber is in British english an eraser.
  • Likes the Song "Roxanne" from the Moulin Rouge.
  • Her favourite actresses are Rene Zellweger, Cate Blanchett, Julia Robert and Natalie Portman.
  • Likes Heinz Tomato Soup.
  • Emma Watson's networth lies around 70 million USD.
  • Is far sighted and wears glasses.
  • Stated in an interview from 2007, that she likes boys, who speak two or three languages.
  • Dated british fiancier Jay Berrymore between 2008 and 2009. He visited her on Harry Potter filmset and their also spend a beach holiday together, followed by paparazzi.
  • Has a a lot of guy friends (Flare Magazine, Canada, 2008)
  • Alleged dated Spanish musician Rafael Cebrian during her time in Brown university.
  • Was in a relationship with her actor Johnny Simmons. The two met while shooting their movie "Perks of Being a Wallflower" in 2011.
  • Loves cooking and baking. Especially pasta dishes and raspberry amaretto cake.
  • Alleged dated British singer George Craig from the band "One Night Only" in 2010. The two have been spotted during a festival. Emma also starred in his music video for the song "Say You Don't Want It". The two met on the shooting for a Burberry campaign in 2009:
  • Dated Will Adamowicz between 2011 and 2013. They met at Oxford-University. Sources wrote, that he is son of a millionaire.
  • Loves chocolate.
  • Describes herself as a cat-person. Her two cats are named Domino and Bubbles.
  • Has a a lot of guy friends (Flare Magazine, Canada, 2008)
  • Dated British rugby-player and Oxford-student Matthew Janney for around one year in 2014.
  • Since 2015 is Emma Watson dating William Knight, a 35 year old tech entrepeneur from US. Knight studied four years in Princeton university, but changed to Columbia University for a business degree. His father is director of a golf club in New York. William Knight also has a twin brother.
  • Was wearing braces when she was 15.
  • Joanne K. Rowling told Emma Watson, that she reminds her of herself.
  • Likes the direct way of American men.
  • Believes in a higher power.

Emma Watson Facts Movies (46-65)

  • In a 2005 interview with Teenvogue magazine revealed Emma that she feels Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint are like her brothers. Kissing them "[...]would be the most awkward thing to have to do".
  • Her nickname on the Harry Potter set was "One take Watson". Emma usually got her scenes right in the first take.
  • Her first scene in Harry Potter was the one, when she said goodbye to Hagrid.
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  • Got her ears pearced at age 12.
  • She auditioned 8 times until she got the role of Hermione.
  • Didnt want to renew the Harry Potter contract at age 16 except filming schedule would fit her education plan.
  • Had a crush on her co-star Tom Felton when she was around 12.
  • British tv movie Ballett Shoes was her first movie beyond Harry Potter.
  • Synchronised Princess Pea in the movie A Tale of Despereaux.
  • Always described herself as being very close to the Hermione character.
  • After filming Noah (a movie, in which Emma Watson played the pregnant daugther of Noah) revealed Emma, that she has a huge respect for pregnancy.
  • Emma Watson is going to play Belle in the upcoming Disney movie Beauty and the Beast.
  • Enrolled at Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in 2008 for a Shakespeare course.
  • Earned 30 million USD for her last two Harry Potter films.
  • Would like to work with director Guillermo del Toro or Alfonso Cuaron.
  • Sophia Coppola was very impressed about how much Emma Watson could transform herself for the movie The Bling Ring.
  • Emma Watson doesn't like her role in the movie The Bling Ring. She stated in a MTV interview from 2012, that shes not even able to see herself in it.
  • Her favourite Harry Potter book is The Prisoner of Azkaban.
  • The movie Colonia Trignidad is based on true events.
  • Had to master an American accent for the movie Perks of Being a Wallflower.

Emma Watson Facts Style/Fashion (66-80)

  • Attended a lot of fashion shows after graduating from school in 2008.
  • She doesn't like to look too perfekt and rather matches up her outfits.
  • Modelled for Burberry in 2009 and 2010.
  • Launched an ethical clothing line with the fashion brand People Tree in 2009. Her brother Alex was one of the models for the campaign.
  • Karl Lagerfeld send Emma a Chanel fly-fishing rod to her 18th birthday.
  • Joined the Green Carpet Challenge in 2016. Her dress on the 2016 Met Gala was i.a. made out of used plastic bottles.
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  • Had a "fashion malfunction" on the night of her 18th birthday. Paparazzi took photos of her underwear while Emma Watson was about to get into the car. Read more about it here.
  • Was in 2005 the since then youngest ever cover girl on Teen Vogue.
  • Received an Elle Style Icon Award in 2011.
  • Describes her style as very classic and clean, but also a little bit of adventurous.
  • Likes Chanel.
  • Likes the designers Christopher Kane and Mark Fast (Elle, April 2011).
  • Was wearing a lot of her stepmothers clothes when she was young, which were actually too big for her.
  • Went to Bangladesh with People Tree.
  • Spoke out, that fashion is a feminist issue.

Emma Watson Facts Beauty (81-90)

  • Emma Watson's short hair in 2010 got a lot of media attention. She cut them off after finishing shooting the Harry Potter movies. "The short hair was a rebirth for her", so her hairstylist.
  • Emma Watson gets her big eyebrows threaded.
  • She likes wearing lipstick and revealed in a 2012 Glamour magazine interview: "When I was younger, I hated the idea of wearing lipstick. Then, in the past two to three years, I've been wearing lots of different colours - my favourite daytime shade is coral.
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  • She loves french pharmacies and the french less-is-more attitude.
  • Is advertising figurehead for Lancome since 2011. She got critised in 2016 for her Blanc Expert Melanolyser product ad. Blanc Expert Melanolyser is a cream against dark skin spots. Her fans ranted, that Emma Watson is only supporting "white women".
  • Emma Watson got a new medium-length haircut in 2015.
  • Likes to either accentuate her eyes or her lips.
  • She has no tattoo.
  • Some years after cutting her hair short, she started letting them grow again. The reason: It made her more flexible for roles.
  • Short hair made her feel sexier.

Emma Watson Facts Feminism (91-100)

  • Emma Watson claims herself a feminist.
  • She is the UN Women Goodwill Ambassador since July 2014.
  • Was top feminst celebrity of 2014 (Online poll conducted by Cosmoolitan magazine).
  • Started the campaign He for She in September 2014 with a feminism speech in the UN headquarter in New York. He for She is a worldwide appeal to equality for men and women.
  • Interviewed Malala Yousafzai in 2015. She told Emma Watson: "Im a feminist thanks to you".
  • Revelead in 2016, that she is member of a website called OMGYES.com on which people can learn, who to get better in bed.
  • Took a one yer break from acting in 2016 for focusing on gender studies by listing to people and reading a lot of books.
  • Was named one of Times magazine most influential people of 2015.
  • Visited Bangladesh and Zambia for promting education for girls.
  • Started a virtual feminist book club in 2016. First book was Gloria Steiners.
  • "My Life on the Road"
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