March 28, 2014 |
After news reports surfaced last week that Sofia Coppola is in talks to direct a live-action adaptation of "The Little Mermaid," media outlets and fans quickly began speculating that Emma Watson, who worked with Coppola on "The Bling Ring," would be an ideal candidate for the title role. Now Watson, who is making the rounds promoting the biblical epic "Noah," has addressed the casting rumors. At the "Noah" premiere in New York on Thursday, the 23-year-old actress told Variety she's a longtime fan of the 1989 Disney animated version of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale.
April 3, 2014 |
Sometime between "Harry Potter" and her current film "Noah," actress Emma Watson, 23, found time to qualify as a meditation and yoga instructor, she tells Elle Australia . The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has mounted a new exhibition extolling Italian style, “The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945-2014.” The opening-night cocktail party and dinner Tuesday included guests Rita Ora, Elizabeth McGovern, Tom Ford ...
September 10, 2012 |
Be careful with that link promising provocative photos of actress Emma Watson -- it could be a lure for digitally transmitted diseases. The actress best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the "Harry Potter" film series replaced supermodel Heidi Klum atop McAfee's 2012 list of "most dangerous celebrities" to search online. Fans who query "Emma Watson and nude pictures" or "Emma Watson and busted" run a 1-in-8 chance of landing on a site that has tested positive for viruses and other malicious software, according to the security technology company.
April 15, 2013 |
Emma Watson seemed poised and looked elegant as she accepted the Trailblazer award at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards Sunday in Culver City. She stood out at an event where, as my colleague Glenn Whipp writes, many of the stars seemed to use the Macklemore song "Thrift Shop" as a dressing inspiration. That seemed especially true of the men. (Taylor Lautner seemed to be bursting out of his too-small shirt as he accepted for Best Shirtless Performance -- but that was probably on purpose, of course.
April 2, 2013 |
Emma Watson's British GQ cover shows the "Harry Potter" star as a bad girl, vamped up as her "The Bling Ring" character, Nicki. Dressed in skimpy clothes and baring her midriff, sporting a spotted tattoo near her hip, Watson represents the pole-dancing "Valley vixen" of the notorious Hollywood Bling Ring, the youths who authorities say burglarized celebrity homes in 2008 and 2009. A Vanity Fair article about the ring serves as the true-story source material for director Sofia Coppola's film.
August 2, 2013 |
You may have noticed that "Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has taken un-Hermione Granger-like roles as of late. That's after the 23-year-old stopped acting altogether for a bit and briefly enrolled at Brown University in 2009, then dropped out before completing a degree. Post-"Potter," the child star, who skyrocketed to fame in the big screen-adaptations of J.K. Rowling's series about a boy wizard, took on a small role in "My Week With Marilyn" in 2011, fully returned to acting in "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" and made serious fun of herself in the self-deprecating raunch-com "This Is the End. " But Watson said that she, and even her agent, were "surprised" by her return to acting after the juggernaut that was "Harry Potter" and the eight feature films.