Emma Watson is one of the biggest Hollywood stars, she is also a model and activist. Emma was born in Paris, France and grew up in England. She became famous as a child after playing the role of Hermione Granger in Harry Potter movies, but that was only one of her important projects. She continued to build her career after Harry Potter and performed great in all the films she played so far.
Thanks to her hard work, she is close to becoming the most paid actress of 2019. Her network is estimated to be worth about $70 million.
Her full name is Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson and she was born on April 15, 1990, in Paris, the capital of France. Her mother and father are British and both of them are lawyers. They divorced when Emma was 5 years old. After they split up, Emma and her younger brother went to live in Oxfordshire, England, with their mother. In Oxfordshire Emma went to the Stagecoach Theatre Arts school whre she studied singing, acting and dancing.
After she won at a poetry competition when she was only 7 years old, everyone noticed her talent. Her theater teachers helped her get in contact with agents that needed young talents for their new film inspired by the Harry Potter novel series. She got to play the role of Hermione when she was only 9, which made her a worldwide known celebrity. She acted as Harry Potter’s best friend and voice of reason, and it was her first professional role.
From Harry Potter to Stardom
The movie Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was published in 2001 and it was her fist movie appearance. After a short amount of time, this movie became the highest grossing movie of the year and earned more than $33.3 million in the US. She gained a huge number of fans and won the Young Artist Award for Leading Young Actress. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets was the next movie where she performed perfectly as well.
After all the other movies from this series she bacame better, more mature, successful Hollywood actress. She was a part of the Harry Potter project for a decade, from 2001. to 2011, but this does not mean she did not appear in other movies. Emma’s other movies are 2007’s BBC film Ballet Shoes, 2013’s The Bling Ring, This Is the End and The Colony and Regression, both in 2015 or the newer Beauty and the Beast which was a big success.
Emma Watson is also a good model. She started her modeling career in 2005. when she did a photo shoot for Teen Vogue.
After that, she became the face of Burberry’s 2009. Autumn/Winter collection, and the 2010. Spring/Summer collection. She gained a huge profit from both of these projects. Emma became the face of Lancome and collaborated with People Tree when she made her own clothing line.
Houses and Cars
Emma Watson prefers to keep her life more private. Her home is situated in New York, she owns an fancy apartment estimated to cost about $15 million. If you were wondering about the cars she usually drives, those are a Prius, an Audi S3 and a Cadillac Escalade.
Her Net worth Over Time
For her role of the Hermione Granger, she was earning between $15 and $20 million each year.
In 2010, Emma became known as the highest paid actress in Hollywood, as she earned more than $27 million.
Watson’s net worth in 2012 was more than $34 million, $48 million in 2013, $52 million in 2014. Today, it is estimated to be about $70 million.