Emma Watson has been a crush of every 90’s kid or of all those who grew up watching Harry Potter. Watson rose to prominence after landing her first professional acting role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series, and since then there is just no turning back for this British actress.
May it be her intelligence outside the reel life, her obsession with books and pets or her strong motivational quotes, we love every bit of her. Apart from her legendary Hermione Granger in Harry Potter, Emma has portrayed some real meaningful roles in a number of films. On her birthday today, we present the list of Emma Watson‘s best roles!
Happy Birthday, Emma Watson!
Hermione Granger in Harry Potter Series
There would hardly be any person, who did not acknowledge Emma‘s Hermoine from the classic Harry Potter series. Hermione, being one of the core characters of Harry Potter Series, Emma has portrayed the character of Hermione in all the 8 films of Harry Potter series. Emma Watson has always garnered appraisal of criticals for her character and changes in the character she worked and shown over the years. Hermione is now almost an alter ego of Emma Watson and we are not going to get over it ever.
Pauline Fossil in Ballet Shoes
In this 2007 British television film which was the adaption of the novel by the same name, Emma portrayed the character of an orphan who grew up to be an actress. Emma garnered much appreciation for her utterly beautiful and potential portrayal of Pauline.
Sam in The Perks of Being a Wallflower
This 2012 American coming-of-age drama film was an adaption of the 1999 epistolary novel of the same name and it was written and directed by the novel’s author, Stephen Chbosky. Emma‘s character Sam was one of the core elements of the movie and we did fall in love with her. Emma even bagged a People’s Choice Awards for Favourite Drama Movie Actress.
Belle in Beauty and the Beast
Emma Watson nailed the role of Belle to every single bit in Disney’s 2017 musical romantic fantasy film Beauty and the Beast. Emma Watson was appraised by the critics for her impactful performance as well as her singing in the film. And how beautiful she looked in that signature yellow dress! (Bliss)
Mae Holland in The Circle
It is a treat for an actor to even share a screen space with legendary Tom Hanks and in 2017 American techno-thriller, ‘The Circle‘, Emma Watson played Mae Holland opposite the Tom himself. Though it received negative reviews but grossed $40 million worldwide, becoming director Ponsoldt‘s highest grossing feature. Watson was awarded Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actress: Drama for her portrayal of Mae.
Isn’t she amazing?
Happy Birthday, Emma!