Who is Emma Watson?

Emma Watson is a British actress. She is famous for her roles as the know-it-all, cherubic, side-kick, Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter franchise. She knew a little that her life would change forever when she committed to the Harry Potter series. Apart from her involvement in the “Harry Potter” franchise, she has appeared in “The Tale of Despereaux” and also starred in the film adaption of “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” and “Noah.” Acting aside, she has also appeared into modeling and has even begun to spread awareness about several humanitarian issues.

Quick Info
Full NameEmma Watson
Birth DateApril 15, 1990
Birth PlaceParis, France
FatherChris Watson
MotherJacqueline Luesby
Height5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)
Weight53 kg (117 lbs)
Body Measurement34-23-34 inches
EyesLight Brown
HairLight Brown
Net Worth$60 million

Emma Watson


Watson was born on April 15, 1990, with the name Emma Watson in Paris, France. She is currently 30 years old. She is a daughter to English lawyers Jacqueline Luesby and Chris Watson. Furthermore, She lived in Maisons-Laffitte near Paris until the age of five. When she was young, her parents got divorced. So, she moved to England to live with her mother in Oxfordshire and spent weekends at her father’s house in London.

Early Life

Watson dreamt of becoming an actress from a very young age. She took up coaching class at the Stagecoach Theatre Arts to pursue her dreams. She studied at Dragon School in Oxford. By the age of 10, Emma had performed in several stage productions and plays. It was at the recommendation of her school teacher that she decided to audition for the role of Harry Potter’s best friend, Hermione Granger. She won the heart of the author, J.K. Rowling right from the audition which she did eight times, beating all her seniors to bag the role. In 2003, Watson left Dragon School and tutored for her GCSE exams for over 5 hours a day. She cleared her examinations earning two A’s and eight A* in the following year.


In 1999, Watson appeared in her first professional breakthrough by reprising the role of the brainy, Hermione Granger for the Harry Potter franchise. She appeared alongside cast Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Bonnie Wright, Maggie Smith, and others.  Her debut-screen performance attracted critics and audiences from around the globe, and avid fans soon related Watson to the character of Hermione Granger in the book. Eventually, in the following year, she appeared in the second series of the Harry Potter franchise, “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.”

Harry Potter

In 2004, Watson kicked-off her significant role in the third installment in the series, “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.” Eventually from 2004 to 2009, she continued success with the Harry Potter films in the fourth, fifth and the sixth installments, “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,” “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” as well as the “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.” Meanwhile, she also appeared in the small film, “The Tale of the Despereaux.” She also modeled for Burberry and Lamc me. Furthermore, Emma also became actively involved with the Fair Trade fashion brand, “People Tree.”


Eventually, between 2009 and 2011, Watson reprised her role in the final installment of the Harry Potter series that was split into two parts; “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows-Part 1” and “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Part 2”. She was cast in the film adaption of “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” in 2012. In 2012, she appeared in “The Bling Ring,” “This is the End” as a supporting role, and also in “Queen of the Tearling”. In the same year, Emma also starred as Ila in “Noah”. She starred in two releases in 2015; thriller film “Colonia” and “Regression”. In 2017, she starred as Belle in the live-action Disney adaption of “Beauty and the Beast” and also in “The Circle”. In 2019, she starred in the “Little Women.”

Personal Life

Watson is single. In 2019, she had described herself with the self-coined phrase “self-partnered.” Watson was questioned about her faith while promoting the film, “Noah” and she described herself as a spiritual “Universalist.”

Emma Watson


Watson has contributed to a lot of films and gained a lot of nominations and also had earned several awards. In 2002, she won Young Artist Awards, National Movie Awards in 2007. She has also received Capri Art Film Festival Awards, Teen Choice Awards in 2011 and People’s Choice Awards, MTV Movie Awards, and San Diego Film Critics Society Awards in 2012. Eventually, in 2013, she won MTV Movie Awards and Teen Choice Awards. She also earned Britannia Awards, British Fashion Awards in 2014, Women Film Critics Circle Awards in 2016, MTV Movie & TV Awards and Teen Choice Awards in 2017, Boston Society of Film Critics and Florida Film Critics Circle in 2019 and Georgia Film Critics Association in 2020.

Nationality and Physical Statistics

Emma is French by nationality and is of the white race. She believes in Higher Power and may not be following a particular religion.

Besides that, Emma stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and weighing about 53 kg (117 lbs) with the body measurement of 34-23-34.  Additionally, her hair color is light brown, and her eye color is light brown.


Emma has an active Instagram account as @emmawatson with 57.5 million followers and a twitter account as @EmmaWatson with 29.2 million followers. She also owns a Facebook account as @emmawatson with 33,276,028 likes and 33,049,919 followers.

Emma Watson Net Worth

Emma is living a luxurious life. She is a famous actress who has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Watson currently has about $60 million approximately.