Tell me.’ She said, ‘Well, I think it’s probably the fact that we associated you with playing Harry as a young boy for so long.’” PHOTOS: Harry Potter stars then and now Instead of taking that reaction lightly, Radcliffe replied, “’The male population has had no problem sexualizing Emma Watson immediately.’” PHOTOS: Emma Watson's Potter premiere looks Radcliffe’s comments come a month after his costar, 24, gave a powerful and touching speech at the United Nations Headquarters in New York in favor of gender equality. was released in 2011, he remains very proud of his work on the beloved franchise.
co-stars, who worked with Alan for over a decade and witnessed him create one of his most iconic roles, Severus Snape.
From 2011 to 2014, Watson split her time between working on film projects and continuing her education, studying at Brown University and Worcester College, Oxford and graduating from Brown with a bachelor's degree in English literature in May 2014. Her parents separated when she was young; following their divorce, Watson moved back to England to live with her mother in Oxfordshire while spending weekends at her father's house in London. Casting agents found Watson through her Oxford theatre teacher, and producers were impressed by her confidence.
In 1999, casting began for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (released as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in the United States), the film adaptation of British author J. After eight auditions, producer David Heyman told Watson and fellow applicants Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint that they had been cast for the roles of the school friends Hermione Granger, Harry Potter and Ron Weasley, respectively.
The release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in 2001 was Watson's debut screen performance.2008 - 2009"Harry Potter" co-stars Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson were spotted out and about together frequently in 2008 and some of 2009.Of course, everything thought they were dating, but no confirmation ever came from either camp.She rose to prominence after landing her first professional acting role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series, having acted only in school plays previously.Watson continued to work outside of the Harry Potter films, appearing in the 2007 television adaptation of the novel Ballet Shoes and lending her voice to The Tale of Despereaux (2008).She also appeared in a music video for One Night Only, after meeting lead singer George Craig at the 2010 Winter/Summer Burberry advertising campaign.