Everybody’s childhood crush Hermione Granger aka Emma Watson recently turned 25. She portrayed Hermoine’s character flawlessly and the critics believe no one could have been better for this one on screen. But, she is just not Hermione. She is a lot more than that!
1. Her full name is Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson.
2. Her parents divorced when Watson was 5, and she moved back to Oxfordshire in England with her mother and brother.
3. Emma has a younger brother Alexander, a half brother from her biological father that is named Toby, and half twin sisters also from her father that is called Nina and Lucy.
4. Watson attended the Stagecoach Theater Arts School at Oxford. She studied singing, acting and dancing, and performed in school plays.
5. Emma plays field hockey, tennis, rounders, and netball. She also dances in several different styles, like break dancing and modern, and likes to take art classes.
6. Watson had never acted professionally when her theater teachers suggested her to agents looking to cast an upcoming movie based on the first novel of the best-selling Harry Potter series.
7. She auditioned eight times for the role of Hermoine Granger which catapulted her to international fame.
8. Her first movie grossed more than $974 million worldwide.
9. At the age of 12, she had a crush on her Harry Potter co-star Tom Felton, who plays Draco Malfoy.
10. For the next decade, she was busy filming the Harry Potter series.