How much is Emma Watson worth? $80 million
How did Emma Watson earn her money and wealth?
Emma Watson is well-known for her role in the movie series “Harry Potter” as “Hermione Granger”. She was born in the year 1990 in the beautiful city of Paris located in France. She is an actress, activist as well as a model. Emma Watson went to the “Dragon School”. She received her training as an actor in Stagecoach Theatre Arts’ Oxford branch. Her shot to fame was her selection in the Harry Potter movie series which was her very first professional gig. Prior to that, she used to act only in school-based plays. Watson was a part of all the movies from the Harry Potter series that released between the years 2001 to 2011. The most interesting fact about her selection for the role of “Hermione Granger” was that she was personally handpicked by the writer J.K. Rowling for the role. She admits to a number of similarities between her and the character she played.
With the success of Harry Potter series, she bagged about $60 Million in her paycheck. Apart from Harry Potter movies, Watson acted in a television series that aired in the year 2007 which was an adaptation of the novel named “Ballet Shoes”. She also lent her voice for “The Tale of Despereaux in the year 2008. She also starred as well as played supporting roles in numerous movies such as “The Perks of Being a Wallflower”, “My Week with Marilyn”, as well as “The Bling Ring” which released in the year 2013. She also played the role of adopted daughter for the title character in the movie named “Noah” in 2014.
In the year 2017, she portrayed the role of Disney Princess Belle in a musical and romance based fantasy film named “Beauty and the Beast” which went on to become the highest-grossing movie of her career till date. The movie received positive critical reception apart from Watson being praised for her role. She also acted in movies such as “Regression”, “The Circle” and “Colonia”.
Watson knew the importance of education and managed to dedicate time to both acting as well as studies. In the years between 2011 and 2014, she worked on several movie projects while continuing her studies at the Brown University and the Worcester College. She graduated from the Brown getting a degree in the field of English Literature. She graduated in the year 2014.
She has been a model for companies such as Lancome and Burberry. She also helped create a clothing line for the People Tree. She is an active feminist and is known to work diligently to uplift the status of women in the society. Watson has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for UN Women for helping in the launch of the campaign named “HeForShe”. This was a campaign to promote gender-based equality.
What are the highest grossing movies of Emma Watson?
1-Beauty and the Beast (2017): $504,014,165
2-Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (2011): $381,011,219
3-Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001): $317,575,550
4-Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009): $301,959,197
5-Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 (2010): $295,983,305
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