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Emma Watson Interviews Geena Davis to Discuss Feminism, Sexism in Hollywood

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Emma Watson, who in recent years has made raising awareness about feminism a priority in her public life, recently interviewed Geena Davis for Interview magazine. Besides being an actress herself, Geena Davis is the founder of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, an organization that collects statistics about gender representation in children's media. Read More »

Emma Watson discusses the “deeper layer” of her movie “Regression”

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In readiness of its DVD/Blu-ray release, Entertainment Tonight has an exclusive interview of "Regression," thriller starring Emma Watson & David Thewlis. Read More »

Giveaway: Win a “Colonia” Movie Poster Featuring Emma Watson!

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Enter to win one of five "Colonia" movie posters featuring Emma Watson - learn more here! Read More »

Top Five Audiobooks “Potter” Alumni Should Narrate

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We learn about the new audiobook that Matthew Lewis stars in and dream about what books could come next. Read More »

Emma Watson Discusses the Hollywood Pay Gap and Modern Feminism

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Earlier this week, it was revealed that Emma Watson and Tom Hanks, co-stars in the upcoming film "The Circle", will be featured on the April cover of "Esquire" as a part of their “Women & Men” issue. In this issue, Emma Watson discusses the gender wage gap in Hollywood, her HeForShe campaign, and why feminism should be everyone’s concern. Read More »

Emma Watson Discusses Taking a Step Back from Acting This Year

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In conversation with author and feminist Bell Hooks for "Paper Magazine"'s "Girl Crush" series, Emma Watson talks about taking a year off from acting, the importance of reading, and what it was like to finally embrace Hermione's character as someone who was very much like herself. Read More »

New Trailer, Teaser Poster Released for Emma Watson’s “Colonia”

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A new trailer and teaser poster have been released for "Colonia", starring Emma Watson. Plus, the film now has a US release date! Check it out here! Read More »

Alumni Roundup: The February Birthday Edition

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Welcome to another edition of Alumni Roundup. This time we're acknowledging some big milestones in the lives of certain cast members, many of which were birthday bashes of course! Read More »

Role Call: Smooth Criminal

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This week, we find Tom Felton going all the way back to the New Testament, learn about the dozens of new projects our favorite "Harry Potter" alum have signed on to do, and watch Gary Oldman fulfill his dream of becoming a rock star. All that and more in MuggleNet’s weekly Role Call! Read More »

Emma Watson Appointed Visiting Fellow at Oxford

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The latest in a long line of impressive achievements for Emma Watson is prestigious indeed - being named as a visiting fellow Lady Margaret Hall College at Oxford University. Read More »

Jamie Parker, Katie Leung Talk “Cursed Child” Casting Debate

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Actor Jamie Parker, who will be taking on the role of an older Harry in the upcoming stage production "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child", and former "Potter" alumna Katie Leung (Cho Chang) have spoken out about the casting of actress Noma Dumezweni in the role of Hermione. Read More »

Emma Watson’s “Regression” Gets US Release Date

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Emma Watson's latest film, "Regression", has received a new US release date! The film, which also co-stars another former "Potter" alumnus, David Thewlis (Remus Lupin), is set to be released stateside in limited theaters on Friday, February 5. Read More »

HeForShe Arts Week to Be Held in New York City in March

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A little under two weeks since HeForShe launched its new website intended to help supporters organize gender equality initiatives in their own communities, it has been announced that the campaign will hold a New York Arts Week this spring in conjunction with the City of New York and the Public Theater. During the week, partner organizations such as museums, galleries, and performance venues will spotlight the work of HeForShe and UN Women, and a percentage of the proceeds will be donated to the organization. Read More »

Alumni Roundup: The “Potter” Cast Work Hard, Play Hard

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It's our first Alumni Roundup of 2016! We're here to see what the "Potter" alumni have been up to this week - or at least, what they have shown us through the delights of social. Read More »

Role Call: Singing the “Star Wars” Blues

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This week, we take a journey with an old friend to India, catch up with a troubled royal, get a peek at what Oliver Wood's been up to, and lament the release date delays in a galaxy far, far away. All that and more in MuggleNet's weekly Role Call! Read More »

Emma Watson Speaks on Gender Parity at 2016 World Economic Forum

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Hot on the heels of being named one of "Forbes"'s "30 Under 30" and announcing the launch of a new HeForShe website aimed at grassroots organizing on her Facebook page, Emma Watson and HeForShe have appeared at the 2016 World Economic Conference in Davos, Sweden, to deliver their first-ever Parity Report. Read More »

J.K. Rowling and Emma Watson Nominated for Shorty Awards

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Earlier today, the "Hollywood Reporter" released the nominees for the eighth annual Shorty Awards. Among the hundreds of nominees were J.K. Rowling and Emma Watson for their work on social media. Learn more about their nominations! Read More »

Emma Watson Launches New HeForShe Website

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Since Emma Watson launched HeForShe last September, the program has become a global movement fighting for gender equality. Now, as announced on Watson's Facebook page, HeForShe has a brand new website. The announcement is accompanied by a brief interview with Emma, which highlights that HeForShe is not an awareness campaign, but is mission-focused in its goal of achieving gender equality. Read More »

Emma Watson Talks About Her Self-Discovery and Dealing with Fame

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Emma recently led an issue in Porter magazine titled "Incredible Women," which celebrates one hundred incredible women who have made an impact in 2015. In this issue, Emma discusses her conflicted sense of self as a child and how being pulled into the spotlight impacted her personality. Read More »

Emma Watson Infiltrates Cult in New Trailer for “Colonia”

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We now have a thrilling second trailer for Emma Watson’s upcoming film "Colonia", which tells the story of a young couple that gets involved in the Chilean military coup of 1973. Watch it here! Read More »