Post Harry Potter, Emma Watson has successfully transitioning her career into a model and an actress with preference for challenging roles. Here are some interesting facts about Emma Watson.
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1. Emma Watson was born in Paris and her full name is Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson.
2. She is of British and Turkish descent.
3. Watson is 1.65M tall, weighs 52 KG and is a natural blonde in real life.
4. Emma Watson had to wait until she was 15 before she was allowed to have her ears pierced.
5. Emma has always been serious about education. She achieved eight A* and two A passes in her GCSEs. These are exams that students in UK are required to take in their last year of secondary school.
6. Emma loves Journaling; she writes every night before going to bed and has accumulated over 30 journals.
7. She is the youngest person to appear on the cover of Teen Vogue magazine, she was just fifteen years old.
8. She considers Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint as her best friends and calls then ‘brothers’, having practically grown up with them on the sets of Harry Potter.
9. She appeared in a Burberry ad campaign with her good looking brother Alex Watson in 2010.
10. She is known to do a scene in one take, hence her nickname ‘One Take Watson’.
11. Some of her favourite films are The Shawshank Redemption, Gladiator, Braveheart, Pride & Prejudice, and Ocean’s Eleven.
12. Emma Watson likes playing tennis, netball, field hockey and Scuba diving. In-fact she holds a certificate that allows her to scuba dive anywhere in the world.
13. J.K. Rowling wanted Watson for the role of Hermoine from her first screen test. Emma went through 8 auditions before landing the role of Hermione Granger in Harry Potter Series.
14. Her favourite book from the Harry Potter saga is Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.
15. For someone worth over 60 million, Emma Watson is modest when it comes to her car choice, she drives a Toyota Prius.
16. Emma was named the ‘Highest Grossing Actress of the Decade’ by the Guinness Book of World Records in 2009.