Emma Watson is a French-born English actress who is best-known for playing Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series. Before that, she had starred in several plays. She is also a model and a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador.

For Disney, she portrayed Belle in the 2017 live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast.

Disney Role



  • She was offered the role of Cinderella in the 2015 live-action film of the same name, but turned it down due to scheduling conflicts and also because she did not connect with the character.
  • She was also attached to star in a different film adaptation of the fairy tale Beauty and the Beast, directed by Guillermo Del Toro, but later joined the Disney version when that project was put on indefinite hold.

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  • Thoughts on Emma Watson's singing?

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    • It wasn't great but give her at least five more years of practise and maybe her voice will get better?
    • PandaGirl1 wrote:Borderline dreamer wrote:As a singer myself, I can see that Emma ''can'' sing but due to her inexperience ...