Quote: "Of course we text each other! I'm so proud of this movie... so of course I invited them to come (to premieres). The thing is, my castmates are spread all over the world now... so it's a bit like a Pokemon game - I'm trying to run around the world and catch 'em all! Tom (Felton) and Matt (Lewis) came to the screening in L.A., and Evanna (Lynch) and Bonnie (Wright) came to the one in London, so it's been very nice." Emma Watson has been enjoying catching up with her old Harry Potter pals while promoting her new live-action Beauty and the Beast movie.
Quote: “It’s an action movie with huge amounts of stunts, wolf-fighting, horse-riding, guns and sword fights. It’s also a romantic drama. And there’s music and dance on top of that. It’s a comedy too." Emma Watson can't wait for fans to see her new Disney movie Beauty & the Beast.
Fact: The first teaser trailer for Disney's live-action Beauty at the Beast has shattered records by garnering 91.8 million views since its release on Monday (23May16). The previous record holder was the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which raked in 88 million views in its first 24 hours online. The upcoming film stars Emma Watson and Dan Stevens as the titular characters, along with Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Ewan MCGregor, Sir Ian MCKellen, Emma Thompson and others. Beauty and the Beast hits cinemas on 17 March, 2017.
Tweet: "Can't wait to see Noma Dumezweni as Hermione on stage this year." Emma Watson likes the casting of Swaziland-born Noma Dumezweni as the adult Hermione Granger in the upcoming play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, amid fan objections because the actress is black. Watson played Hermione in all eight Harry Potter films.
Tweet: "The 21st of August must be an auspicious day for me 15 yrs ago I began my journey as Hermione15 yrs later I wrap on my 1st musical as Belle." Actress Emma Watson discovers August 21 is a special day after wrapping her new movie Beauty & the Beast on Friday.
Quote: "When I was younger, I just did it. I just acted. It was just there. So now when I receive recognition for my acting, I feel incredibly uncomfortable. I tend to turn in on myself. I feel like an imposter... It was just something I did." HARRY POTTER star Emma Watson isn't a fan of acting accolades.
Quote: "Part of me relaxed after I took on that position, it gave me a sense of belonging and purpose. Everything clicked in to place, in a way that it hadn't before. I understood what I'm here to do and knew where to channel all this energy that has been coming at me. I now feel this sense of peace. People say that I'm different since I did it." Actress Emma Watson feels changed after launching the HeForShe campaign at the United Nations last year (14) with a moving speech about women's rights.
Quote: "I sing, so that’s really unexpected. I’ve never had to do that for a film before, and I think people will be interested to see me do something very different like that. It gives me a different challenge, really. That’s terrifying in and of itself." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is hoping to hit the high notes in her new film Beauty & the Beast.
Fact: Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens is set to play the Beast in the forthcoming live-action adaptation of Beauty And The Beast. Fellow Brit Emma Watson has already been confirmed to play Belle in the fairy tale.
Quote: "I was very nervous. It wasn’t an easy thing for me to do. It felt like, 'Am I going to have lunch with these people, or am I going to be eaten? Am I the lunch?'" Actress Emma Watson on delivering her empowering new-feminism address speech at the HeForShe campaign against gender inequality launch in New York last month (Sep14).
Quote: "I'm egalitarian for everything... I have been asked so many times... I mean, it's odd that men are assumed to be not feminist until they are... It's a good thing, obviously, that it's being talked about, but yeah, I'm for equality for everyone, regardless of anything." Daniel Radcliffe insists he stands behind his Harry Potter co-star Emma Watson, who rallied feminists all over the world with her stirring commentary on women's rights and equal pay at the HeForShe campaign against gender inequality launch in New York last month (Sep14).
Fact: Harry Potter star Emma Watson and Hunger Games actress Jennifer Lawrence showed off their playful sides at the Dior Fashion Show in Paris, France on Monday (07Jul14) by acting silly in front of photographers. The pair laughed as Lawrence pretended to swipe Watson in the face at the stylish event.
Fact: Actor Miles Teller is in talks to reteam with his Whiplash director Damien Chazelle for the La La Land musical. Harry Potter star Emma Watson is also in negotiations to take on the female lead in the movie, about two aspiring artists who fall in love in Los Angeles while trying to find fame.
Tweet: "Thank You @DrMayaAngelou. We will savour your life and words forever. We love you deeply." Harry Potter star Emma Watson remembers one of her favourite authors/poets, who passed away on Wednesday (28May14).
Fact: Emma Watson stayed safe at her university graduation ceremony on Sunday (25May14) by keeping her undercover female bodyguard by her side. Watson's security chief dressed as a fellow student in a cap and gown.
Quote: "On the first day, I walked into the canteen and everyone went completely silent and turned around to look at me. I had to say to myself, 'It's Ok, you can do this'. You have to take a deep breath and gather your courage. I have moments where I walk into a bar and it will take me making a joke to put people at ease, to realise I am just a girl." Emma Watson on how her fame affected her studies at Brown University.
Quote: "It was right in the middle of our shoot actually that Hurricane Sandy hit and it was just incredibly surreal to be pretending that there was a big flood coming and then a big flood came. It was a bit confusing." Actress Emma Watson found it ironic that Hurricane Sandy hit New York in 2012 while she was filming Biblical epic Noah.
Quote: "I guess everyone in their Freshman year is kind of nervous and figuring it all out. I think people kind of took pity on me. Like, 'She's English, she doesn't really know where she's going'... Brown kids were actually weirdly protective of me, in situations around Providence (Rhode Island). They kind of saw it as their role to help me have that experience somehow. They kind of got it." Harry Potter star Emma Watson on her fellow classmates at Brown University in America. The actress graduates in May (14).
Quote: "I got back to my hotel room to change, took the dress off, got into someone's coat and ended up falling asleep in the coat... so I just ate pizza and fell asleep." Actress Emma Watson nodded off before she could get dressed for the star-studded Vanity Fair party after the Academy Awards earlier this month (02Mar14).
Quote: "I feel like I've been given a lot of credit where it isn't due that I don't like to party. The truth is that I'm genuinely a shy, socially awkward, introverted person. At a big party, I'm like Bambie in the headlights. It's too much stimulation for me, which is why I end up going to the bathroom! I need time outs! I get anxious. I'm terrible at small talk and I have a ridiculously short attention span." Harry Potter actress Emma Watson reveals why she isn't keen on going to parties.
Fact: Twilight star Jamie Campbell Bower is the latest British actor to front a Burberry campaign. The 25 year old appears in the brand's Spring/Summer 2014 advertising drive, following in the footsteps of Sienna Miller, Tom Sturridge and Emma Watson.
Quote: "A lot of people say I would love it but I just love filming and I love my job and it would mean taking time out of that. There may come a time when I don't like my job as much but I can't see that happening." Daniel Radcliffe is adamant he will not be following his Harry Potter co-star Emma Watson's lead by taking time out to attend university.
Fact: Emma Watson is re-teaming with The Perks Of Being A Wallflower director Stephen Chbosky for a film adaptation of another popular novel, While We’re Young. Based on the book by Adena Halpern, the film will be penned by (500) Days Of Summer writers Michael H. Weber and Scott Neustadter.
Quote: "It was just like, oh God, cringe! It was stuff like, 'Hi guys. I hope you're having a great weekend. I hope the weather's great!' Just so boring. I thought, 'Oh my God, everyone knows this isn't me - and if they don't, that's even worse!' So I said, 'Ok, everyone stop! I'll take it over instead.'" Former Harry Potter star Emma Watson took over her Twitter.com page because she was sick of her team's tedious tweets.
Tweet: "People chatting loudly in the cinema I am in. If you don't stop talking very soon I will start pelting you with Maltesers (chocolates)." Actress Emma Watson is angered by chatty movie-goers.
Tweet: "Nearly got out my scissors this morning after seeing @Beyonce's pixie cut. I only just managed to restrain myself. Close call though." Harry Potter star Emma Watson felt an urge to return to her short crop after the pop superstar showed off her new look in a photo she posted on Instagram.com.
Quote: "What's quite funny is that I have tonnes of products at home. I've always loved make-up and I'm fascinated by how much it can transform people. But I don't actually wear much of it. It's so ironic - but I just love products!" Actress Emma Watson loves collecting cosmetics, but not necessarily wearing them.
Quote: "It was when I was seven or eight. I wanted to be Emma Bunton. She was so, so cute. I had a friend called Ellie and we would fight because she had blonde hair. So she thought she should get to be Emma and I said my name was Emma. This went on for months." Harry Potter star Emma Watson was a huge fan of the Spice Girls as a child.
Quote: "Someone stole, like, a million pounds' worth of Chopard jewellery from Cannes? I promise it wasn't me! It's crazy. That's really, really weird... I promise I'm innocent! I promise I had nothing to do with it! I went nowhere near the suites. I can have someone vouch for my whereabouts at the time of the robbery!" Harry Potter star Emma Watson, the star of new heist movie The Bling Ring, insists she had nothing to do with the Chopard jewellery theft at the Cannes Film Festival.
Fact: Kristen Stewart has seen off competition from Emma Watson to be named Best Dressed Woman by readers of Britain's Glamour magazine. Watson was this year's (13) runner-up, while pregnant British royal Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge bagged third place.
Quote: "I look back at the work I've done over the last 14 years and many things come to mind. Most importantly how bad my hair was in the first Harry Potter film." Emma Watson regrets her look in The Sorcerer's Stone.
Quote: "I'm a young person and there are expensive things I can buy but a lot of them are for older women. If I'm 20 year old wearing (Italian brand) Salvatore Ferragamo from head to toe, I look pretty odd. So I still buy a lot of high street clothes, not because I choose to buy something cheap but because I want to look like a young person... My friends are all at university right? So it instantly makes me different if I trot up with a (designer item)." Harry Potter star Emma Watson avoids designer labels so she can blend in with her friends.
Quote: "The fun thing for me was that I showed my audition tape to my friends. Half of them has their (sic) jaw drop, and the rest were just hysterical, laughing, because it was so different." Emma Watson's friends were split on her latest role as a fame hungry jewellery thief in latest movie THE BLING RING.
Quote: "The worse date I've ever been on was a guy who told me he couldn't be friends with fat people or anyone who was unattractive. I realised pretty quickly he was a nutter (crazy)." British actress Emma Watson reveals her worst first date experience.
Tweet: "Girls, Baked Beans on toast and the Golden Globes. Happy happy happy." Emma Watson enjoyed the Golden Globes from the comfort of her home with a plate of British favourite, beans on toast.
Quote: "I always have the same New Year's resolution: to speak French fluently." British actress Emma Watson, who was born in Paris, is determined to grasp the language in 2013.
Quote: "I used to fancy Emma a great deal when I was a kid. But I wouldn't say we had a 'thing'. I don't know where Rupert's got that from." British actor Matthew Lewis plays down Harry Potter co-star Rupert Grint's claims he enjoyed a fling with actress Emma Watson during their time filming the wizard franchise.
Fact: Actor Benedict Cumberbatch, Harry Potter star Emma Watson and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's sister Pippa Middleton are among the famous faces who have been included on Tatler magazine's Little Black Book List, a rundown of the most eligible celebrities.
Quote: "I couldn't have made life harder for myself if I had tried... First of all people were like, 'You're gonna go to college...?' and then I decided to move countries as well and I was just immersed in this culture I knew nothing about; I don't know anything about American history or presidents, I don't know what tailgating is, I've never been to an Olive Garden (restaurant), I moved into this room with a girl I'd never met. It was terrifying, but it was so liberating." British actress Emma Watson on turning her back on her film career and relocating to Rhode Island to study at Brown University.
Quote: "I didn't really even know what it was like to audition for a movie until recently because the first thing I ever auditioned for I got (Harry Potter). And then it went for 10 years. So it's really weird because I think people assume that I'm very experienced but I'm actually... terrified going into auditions... I don't know that much about this industry really. I don't know that much about Hollywood." Emma Watson is not a fan of the audition process.
Quote: "I think the line between what being a celebrity is has gotten so fuzzy that people don't even know what we do anymore. Models are actresses and actresses are models and actresses are designing sofas, and it's crazy... I'm going to try to do this the right way." HARRY POTTER star Emma Watson has no intention of becoming anything but an actress after dabbling in the modelling world.
Quote: "I seem to have passed over the Harry Potter craze. Nobody shouts that out to me anymore. When they see me now, they just call out, 'Hey... Emma...'" Actress Emma Watson is no longer just associated with her boy wizard character Hermione Granger.
Quote: "This came as no surprise to me because Russell bikes to set, he walks six miles to set, if he catapulted onto set in a jet pack, I'd probably wouldn't blink." Actress Emma Watson wasn't shocked to learn her adventurous new movie co-star Russell Crowe had to be rescued by the U.S. Coast Guard patrol after a recent kayaking trip-gone-wrong in New York.
Tweet: "Apparently I'm 'dangerous!' I can't do anything to stop these people, so please take care and only go to official sources". Harry Potter star Emma Watson reacts to reports she has become a top target for Internet pranksters. A new poll by online security company MCAfee Inc. suggests fans checking out details and stories about her online Internet are most likely to pick up computer viruses.
Quote: Emma Watson scored a career first on Monday (10Sep12) when she conducted a radio interview on a plane bound for the Los Angeles premiere of her new film The Perks of Being a Wallflower. The young actress and co-star Nina Dobrev chatted to DJ Ryan Seacrest from mid-air.
Quote: "Finding our 'Harry Potter' films un-Christian, people think I need to be guided and send me copies of the Bible. I have a collection of 20." Harry Potter star Emma Watson has received some unusual gifts thanks to her lead role in the boy wizard series.
Tweet: "My kids are flipping out that I'm going to work with Hermoine (sic)." Action man Russell Crowe has impressed his kids by signing up to work with Harry Potter star Emma Watson in upcoming drama Noah, which is based on the biblical Noah's Ark tale.
Fact: Harry Potter star Emma Watson stunned passers-by in London on Friday (22Jun12) as she walked her dog - which had had its hair dyed bright pink. According to Britain's Mail on Sunday, the actress' bichon frise had undergone a $144 (£90) dye-job at the U.K. capital's Groom Dog City to turn it a bubblegum pink colour.
Quote: "Marilyn was just human. She was made out to be this larger-than-life person but in reality she was just a girl who wanted to be loved. She was desperately trying to find her feet in the circus that went on around her. I think this industry is a bit mad and I can definitely relate to trying to find some sort of anchoring in it." My Week With Marilyn star Emma Watson identifies with tragic Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe.
Quote: "I'm not that much of a lightweight. My dad's great hobby is wine so it's always been part of our family life. For someone so little I don't get drunk very easily. It's quite a good talent. I'm not challenging anyone to a drinking competition though!" British actress Emma Watson can handle her booze.
Quote: "I met Matt Damon and it was ridiculous. I've met people more famous than he is and been fine. But with him I got all giggly and went red with embarrassment." Harry Potter actress Emma Watson was star-struck when she met Matt Damon.
Quote: "Why the f**k are you wearing a curtain to the final premiere of your movie - the final premiere? The final Harry Potter movie and this is what you're going to wear?" Kelly Osbourne isn't a fan of Emma Watson's dress sense.
Fact: Harry Potter heroine Emma Watson is in talks to revamp the Beauty & The Beast tale for a major movie adaptation. Producer Denise Di Novi let it slip that Watson was the number one choice to play part of Belle in a retelling of the fairytale by cult director Guillermo del Toro during a junket for her new film Crazy Stupid Love.
Quote: "I'm amazing at table tennis. I'm, like, obsessed with table tennis... It's kind of a nerdy thing. I've been keeping it on the down low." Harry Potter star Emma Watson on her love for ping pong.
Quote: "I feel like young girls are told they have to be a princess, and be delicate and fragile, and that's bulls**t. I identify much more with the idea of being a warrior, being a fighter. If I was going to be a princess, I'd be a warrior princess, definitely." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is a proud feminist.
Quote: "It probably won't make a lot of sense, it will seem very young for me to want any of this, but I can't wait to have a family and be a mum. I'd like to have a really nice husband and a nice family and live somewhere nice." Actress Emma Watson, 21, is keen to settle down.
Quote: "I hate having bodyguards. When we were younger, we used to hide from the people trying to keep an eye on us. Occasionally now people stop me, but I'd rather deal with that than not go out at all. That'd be tragic." Emma Watson is happy to interact with her fans when she is out in public.
Quote: "This is sort of the least I could do, considering. I think people have been camped out here for three days, so I thought I’d better make an effort." Harry Potter star Emma Watson on choosing to wear a grey designer Oscar De La Renta ball gown to the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 world premiere in London on Thursday (07Jul11).
Fact: Actress Emma Watson has been pictured trying her hand at line dancing at a bar in Dallas, Texas during a trip to the city at the weekend (18-19Jun11).
Quote: "It was such a relief to speak to someone who is trying to do the same thing I'm doing. I talked to him about juggling studying and making films and going backward and forward. He's not afraid or limited by what he fears people will say about it." Harry Potter star Emma Watson sought advice from Oscar nominee and avid learner James Franco, who has a slew of degrees to his name, after a chance meeting last year (10).
Quote: "I have had no control over my life. I have lived in a complete bubble. They found me and picked me for the part. And now I'm desperately trying to find my way through it." Actress Emma Watson is excited to try new things after spending years on Harry Potter.
Quote: "Sometimes I think I'm the worst person in the world to be in the situation I'm in. I'm shy, I'm sensitive and I'm self-critical. It's a terrible combination." Emma Watson often doubts she's cut out for fame.
Quote: "Even if I was being given a hard time, I wasn't going to wuss out of university because someone said 'Wingardium leviosa' to me in a corridor, or 'Ten points for Gryffindor'. I've been dealing with the media since I was nine. If I can't stand up to a few people giving me a hard time, it's a bit pathetic, really. I've had so much worse." Harry Potter star Emma Watson dismisses reports she was bullied with Harry Potter taunts while studying at Brown University.
Quote: "Poor girl, that must be an incredible amount of pressure. I hope she's enjoying it. Must be intense." Harry Potter star Emma Watson feels for Kate Middleton and the media scrutiny she has faced since announcing her engagement to British royal, Prince William.
Fact: Harry Potter star Emma Watson is set to play another literary heroine on the big screen after signing up to star alongside Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief's Logan Lerman in The Perks of Being a Wallflower. The movie is based on Stephen Chbosky's iconic young adult novel of the same name. Chbosky will also direct. Watson will shoot the film during her summer break from Brown University.
Quote: "Currently at Leavesden filming reshoots with Dan and Rupert. Feels strange to be back!" Emma Watson finds it weird to be back shooting re-takes for the last ever Harry Potter movie after bidding the franchise farewell when filming wrapped in the summer (10).
Quote: "I've had dark times, this voice in my head that makes me pretty hard on myself. I really don't let anything go. I've been learning that I have to try to be a bit kinder and take care of myself a bit better." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is her own worst critic.
Quote: "It's kind of like your baby pictures being posted up around the world on a 20-foot screen. It makes me squirm a bit to be honest. It's funny looking back (at) how different we all were. I had the bushy hair, chipmunk face and big teeth going on, which wasn't a great look for me." British actress Emma Watson reflects on the early Harry Potter films.
Quote: "It was actually OK. It was just the anticipation. Neither of us were looking forward to it. It sounds crazy, Emma's amazing. I've seen her grow up and known her since she was nine. It just doesn't feel right." Rupert Grint admits kissing his HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS - PART 1 co-star Emma Watson was an odd experience.
Quote: "My mother had this haircut and this has been her signature look since she was like, 16. I always thought it was really cool... I can't believe how much of a stir this haircut caused. It's pretty nuts. The haircut has been a big deal." Emma Watson can't understand the fuss over her short cropped hairstyle.
Quote: "I can safely say I had no feelings for either of the boys - never. But I can definitely appreciate why there are women all over the globe who are crazy about them." Emma Watson won't be romancing her Harry Potter co-stars Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint anytime soon.
Quote: "I took pictures of Mia Farrow to my hairdresser and said, 'Make it happen!'" Emma Watson reveals the inspiration for her new cropped hairstyle.
Quote: "I had no idea that you guys (Americans) call a condom a rubber. My version of a rubber is an eraser. I've very loudly asked for a rubber and people have given me strange looks." British Harry Potter star Emma Watson experienced a language mix-up when she attended a university lecture in America.
Quote: "He never said any of this at the time... I guess it's a compliment. It would be awful if he said, 'She's really boring to kiss'." Emma Watson was far from upset by Harry Potter co-star Daniel Radcliffe's comments she kisses like "an animal".
Quote: "I don't know who wrote it but it keeps coming up everywhere. I'm not even sure if it's true. I'm really not. It's questionable. I don't deserve that. It's very weird." Emma Watson isn't convinced she's the highest-paid actress in Hollywood, as new reports suggest.
Quote: "My happy ending... knowing that there's still more to come from me... It feels very strange to feel like you're retiring when you're 20 years old. But it does feel that way. I've spent 10 years making these movies and I just hope that the second part of my life is as incredible as the first half." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is determined to have a successful career following the end of the wizard franchise.
Quote: "I think people just think we need guidance, you know. It is quite strange... I do have quite a serious collection of them now." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is regularly sent copies of the Bible by concerned fans.
Quote: "My dad wouldn't have any of this kids' stuff. We would never be allowed to order from the kids' menu in a restaurant. I was never not allowed alcohol. I was seven when I had my first glass of wine with a meal. I found it really strange when I got to school and everyone was like, 'Ooh, we've got alcohol!' I wasn't interested." Harry Potter star Emma Watson grew up drinking fine wines.
Quote: "I've been trying to think of ways to commemorate the Potter years. I'm not going to get a tattoo or anything, but I'm putting together a photo album for everyone." Emma Watson is giving her Harry Potter co-stars a special momentum to mark the end of the wizard franchise.
Quote: "I wish I'd done more naughty things. Three months ago I cut my hair and at that moment I felt I became a woman. I'm ready to start taking risks." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is ready to shed her clean-cut image.
Quote: "Bagels are the best thing ever! Americans just love variety; there's so much choice, it's overwhelming. But I love trying the blueberry and raisin and cinnamon bagels. Luckily, I exercise a lot." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is a big fan of bagels.
Quote: "Oh, my goodness. No, I wouldn't return. It feels so complete what we've done. It would just be weird. No. No way. It would just be really strange." Emma Watson rules out ever returning to her Harry Potter role if writer J.K. Rowling decides to go ahead with more books.
Fact: Harry Potter stars including Emma Watson and Robbie Coltrane enjoyed a sneak peek of Universal Studios' long-awaited theme park inspired by the hit franchise on Thursday (20May10). The Wizarding World of Harry Potter features a replica of the enchanted Hogwarts school and is set to open in Orlando, Florida next month (Jun10).
Quote: "The scripts all have happy endings, they're really badly written and they're sending them to an English literature student." Well-educated Harry Potter star Emma Watson bemoans the lack of challenging scripts sent to her.
Quote: "I remember once me, Daniel and Emma were offered parts in an Australian remake of The Wizard of Oz. They wanted me as the Scarecrow, Emma was going to be Dorothy and Dan the Tin Man. I don't know what happened to that." Rupert Grint reveals the bizarre roles he and his Harry Potter co-stars, Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson, have been offered.
Fact: Harry Potter star Emma Watson has landed a role in a student-directed play of Anton Chekhov's Three Sisters at Brown University, where she is studying. Watson and 13 other thespians will perform six shows beginning on 11 March (10).
Quote: "I don't think it's very pretty to be really, really skinny. I don't aspire to be super-skinny. Even if I wanted to be that skinny, I love food and I love cooking and I love sitting down and having nice meals - so it would just be impossible!" Harry Potter star Emma Watson is happy with her body.
Quote: "As long as there are no Harry Potter posters on the wall I will be fine and happy." Emma Watson fears her first university term could be ruined if she's assigned a diehard Harry Potter fan as a roommate.
Quote: "I really don't have time to spend my money. Sometimes my bank manager calls me to say, 'You haven't been using your card in a while and now you're using it - no-one's stolen it have they?'" Emma Watson is careful with her cash.
Quote: "I didn't watch films; my dad didn't like TV. I never really had idols growing up or posters on my wall. I guess the Spice Girls were as near as I ever got to that." Emma Watson wasn't aware of popular culture growing up.
Quote: "The best thing about Columbia is the boys. There's a lot of them and they're good ones. I'm jealous because I'm ready to go back there now myself." Amanda Peet is envious of Harry Potter star Emma Watson - who has reportedly enrolled in America's Columbia University.
Quote: "Dad never told me how much money I was earning. The truth is I'd like to pretend it doesn't exist." Harry Potter star Emma Watson was shocked to discover she is worth $15 million (£10 million).
Quote: "I just want to keep it private for as long as I can. I probably sound like a paranoid nut, but I'm doing this because I want to be normal. I really want anonymity. I want to do it properly, like everyone else. As long as I don't walk in and see, like, Harry Potter posters everywhere, I'll be fine." HARRY POTTER star Emma Watson on her plans to attend university later this year (09).
Quote: "I don't think I've ever been this tired in my life! I literally wear my pyjama bottoms to set. I roll out of bed and put on a hoodie and some Ugg boots." Harry Potter star Emma Watson doesn't bother getting dressed to go to work on the wizard franchise.
Quote: "I love that car but all my friends say it's ugly. They say I drive a brick. It's not the prettiest car on the road but it's good for the environment. It's sensible and boring - like me." Harry Potter actress Emma Watson defends her decision to drive a planet-friendly Toyota Prius.
Quote: "I never used to panic about how I looked but since I've been living in London it's becoming increasingly difficult. It's another reason why I can't wait to go to university where I can be truly anonymous." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is counting the days until she starts her studies at England's prestigious Cambridge University later this year (09).
Quote: I want to be stressed about deadlines. I want to cycle around campus on a little bicycle. I miss the smell of books. I miss my pencil case and ring binders. I want it all back. Harry Potter star Emma Watson, 19, is eager to begin her university studies later this year (09).
Quote: I love the Prius, even if my friends say its ugly... its not the prettiest car on the road, but its good for the environment. Its sensible and boring - like me. Harry Potter actress Emma Watson insists her simple taste in cars matches her personality.
Quote: "Im sure Ill still be here in 10 years, making HARRY POTTER 30." Actress Emma Watson is convinced her future lies with the boy wizard movies.
Fact: The girlfriend of England soccer star THEO WALCOTT has won a part in a forthcoming Harry Potter film. Student MELANIE SLADE will feature alongside Emma Watson and Daniel Radcliffe in HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS: PART ONE, due for release in 2010.
Quote: "I've never had to kiss anyone on screen before so I can't say I have any techniques. I am nervous about it, but apparently it gets quite boring after a couple of takes; that's what DANIEL (RADCLIFFE) said to me anyway." Emma Watson picks up some smooching tips from her Harry Potter co-star.
Quote: "I find the whole idea of being 'sexy' embarrassing and confusing. What's sexy about saying, 'I'm here with my boobs out and a short skirt - have a look at everything I've got'? My idea of sexy is that less is more." Harry Potter star Emma Watson vows to cover up.
Quote: "I don't think it's very pretty to be really, really, skinny. It's not inspirational at all for me. I'm lucky and I'm this size naturally. I don't diet and I don't aspire to be super skinny. I just don't think it's very pretty." Teenage Harry Potter actress Emma Watson has no aspirations to be stick-thin.
Quote: "When I got the part, people were like, 'Why you?' And I just remember seeing a L'Oreal advert, and coming out with an American accent, 'Because I'm worth it.'" Emma Watson justifies landing her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film franchise.
Fact: Harry Potter star Emma Watson has splashed out $1.85 million (GBP1 million) on a ski chalet in Meribel, France. The actress gained access to an $18.5 million (GBP10 million) fortune when she turned 18 in April (08).
Quote: "It'll be sent to me the night it's released, so I won't be queuing up for it. But I'm not getting it earlier than anyone else." Actress Emma Watson insists she'll receive no special treatment when it comes to the release of J.K. ROWLING's latest and last Harry Potter book THE DEATHLY HALLOWS later this month (Jul07).
Quote: "There are too many stupid girls in the media. I think sometimes really smart girls dumb themselves down a bit, and that's bad." Harry Potter star Emma Watson is fed up with reading about the partying exploits of certain Hollywood females.