Emma Watson is a famous British actress, model and activist. She is born on 15th Apr, 1990 in Paris and brought up in Oxfordshire. She has started her professional acting role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series. She also appeared in all 8 Harry Potter films from 2001 to 2011. This has earned her worldwide popularity, significant momentum and more than 10 million euro. Later, she has started working outside of the Harry Potter too. In between year 2011 to 2014 she opted to study & work together by splitting her time accordingly. She has been diagnosed with ADHD for which she has been medicated since childhood.
At her age of 15 Emma started her modeling career with a photo shoot for Teen Vogue and was the youngest star to grace it. She has also helped to create a line of clothing for People Tree. Looking at her contribution in modeling & fashion she has been recognized with Style Icon Award from British Elle. She is also a winner of British Artist of the year in 2014, honored by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
Watson also worked for improvement of women in the society. She has specially visited countries like Bangladesh and Zambia for promoting the education of girls. She was also appointed as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador. She has also visited Uruguay, first country visit as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, where she given speech on Women’s participation in politics. She has also worked & delivered speeches on gender equality.
Recently, Watson has started a feminist book club named as our shared shelf. The club formed specifically to share feminist ideas and encouraging others to talk on the topic.
Going back to early days Watson lived in Paris till she is 5 years old. Emma’s parents are English lawyers. Since the couple got divorced Watson shifted to England where is used to stay with her mother in Oxfordshire. She also keeps spending her weekends with her father at his house in London.
Emma Watson Net Worth in 2017- $70 million
According to reliable sources such as College Candy, the estimated net worth of Emma Watson is $70 million as of 2017. At the height of her Harry Potter career, Emma earned $15-$20 million a year in just her acting salary alone. Emma was ranked 6th in 2009 on Forbes list of “Most Valuable Young Stars.” She was also named as Hollywood’s highest paid female star having earned an estimated $27 million in 2009.
Emma Watson – Education
In a childhood, Emma completed her schooling from Dragon and headington School respectively. She got trained as an actress at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts. She has completed her graduation from Brown with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature.
Emma Watson – Business Model
Emma has become famous and leading actress with the debut role of actress in Harry Potter. Emma also tried herself into modeling and emerged as one of successful model as well. Watson has also worked with People Tree, a fair trade fashion brand. She worked as a creative advisor for People Tree to create a spring line of clothing. Later in 2010 People Tree has also introduced Autumn / Winter collection under the advisory of Emma Watson.
Emma Watson – Assets (Cars, House & Others)
Being not so passionate about the cars, Emma Watson owns a lavish Toyota Prius. As mentioned, she stays at her mother’s place in Oxfordshire. Unfortunately, the latest celebrity caught in Panama paper scandal is Emma Watson. As The Times reports, Watson bought a London property worth 3 million euro through a company which sets up a month ago.
Emma Watson – Latest news
Emma is in news due to her upcoming new release “The Circle” which is expected to release on April 28. She has been co-hosted with Tom Hanks in it. Apart from this she is also been in news due to her name came into Panama scandal for her latest property deal in London. Recently, she has also started a feminist Goodreads book club. The motto of club is to share various feminist ideas & discussion on the same.
Even though born in very common family, Emma Watson has grown gradually, in a very short period of time, with her intelligence in the sector acting, modeling & fashion. She is also contributed a lot towards society especially towards growth and education of women worldwide. Her contribution towards gender equality is fabulous too.