Already an accomplished actress at the age of twenty-one, Emma Watson has starred in twelve films. In the past year she has broadened her impressive body of work, showing her versatility as a performer with her first screen roles following the recent completion of the HARRY POTTER series.
In Simon Curtis’s MY WEEK WITH MARILYN, Emma plays wardrobe assistant Lucy, alongside a stellar cast of Oscar nominees Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe and Kenneth Branagh as Sir Laurence Olivier, in addition to Eddie Redmayne, Dame Judi Dench, Dougray Scott, Zoe Wanamaker, Toby Jones and Dominic Cooper. The film opened to critical acclaim and is tipped for attention in awards season.
Emma recently finished playing the American lead role of Sam on Stephen Chbosky’s adaptation of his coming-of-age novel THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER. Also directed by Chbosky, this independent drama centres around introverted fifteen year old Charlie (played by Logan Lerman) as he is taken under the… read more
I get why girls like her. She seems very down to earth, unassuming. And she's not intimidatingly beautiful (like so many of her young peers) - she could be "one of the girls". But why do guys like her? I don't get it. I don't see it. She's not even a good actress. I mean, she's better than Radcliffe but c'mon who isn't better than Radcliffe?! Did you see "The Woman in Black"? He's punishingly awful! Anyway...back to Emma Watson: She's doing Sofia Coppola's new film, BLING RING. I'm hoping that she will surprise me. So that I will "get it".