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Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson (born 15 April 1990) is a British actress who rose to prominence playing Hermione Granger, one of three starring roles in the Harry Potter film series. Watson was cast as Hermione at the age of nine, having previously only acted in school plays.From 2001 to 2009, she starred in six Harry Potter films alongside Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint; she will return for the final two installments: the two parts of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Watson's work on the Harry Potter series has earned her several awards and more than £10 million.
Emma Watson was born in Paris, the daughter of British lawyers Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson. Watson has one French grandmother, and lived in Paris until the age of five. She moved with her mother and younger brother, Alex, to Oxfordshire, following her parents' divorce.
From the age of six, Watson wanted to become an actress, and for a number of years, she trained at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts, a part-time theatre school where she studied singing, dancing and acting. By age 10, she had performed in various Stagecoach productions and school plays, including Arthur: The Young Years and The Happy Prince,but she had never acted professionally before the Harry Potter series. "I had no idea of the scale of the film series", she said in a 2007 interview with Parade; "if I had I would have been completely overwhelmed".
1.The release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 2001 was Watson's debut screen performance
2.A year later, Watson again starred as Hermione in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
3.In 2004, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban was released.
4.With Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), both Watson and the Harry Potter film series reached new milestones.
5.The fifth film in the Harry Potter franchise, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix was released in 2007.
6.March 2007. Filming for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince began in late 2007, with Watson's part being filmed from 18 December to 17 May 2008; the film premiered on 15 July 2009.
7.Watson's filming for the final installment of the Harry Potter film series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, began on 18 February 2009.The film, divided into two parts filmed back-to-back for financial and scripting reasons, is scheduled for release in November 2010 and July 2011.