by Avid Thinker March 28, 2013
An award for her hard work? Hermione Granger would be proud.
Emma Watson will receive the second-ever MTV Trailblazer Award at the MTV Movie Awards in a few weeks, the network announced today. (Emma Stone won the title last year.) MTV said in a statement that Watson “endeared herself to fans as one of the most beloved and iconic characters of her generation. She’s been a constant presence in the lives of our audience for more than a decade and is continuing to challenge her craft with upcoming roles as radically diverse as her enormous talent.”
We agree – and thought up five more reasons why she’s our favorite.
1.) She’s a good sport about the Harry Potter stuff. Obviously we all love Hermione Granger, but after over a decade, who could blame her if she didn’t want to constantly hear “Five points for Gryffindor!” jokes. But that doesn’t mean she won’t play along. Evidence: This adorable photo of Watson on Halloween this year, introducing herself as Hermione to a pint-sized fan dressed up as Harry.
2.) Much like her Potter cohorts, Watson has picked diverse and interesting projects post-Hogwarts. In addition to her MTV Movie Award-nominated performance in Perks of Being A Wallflower, she’ll star with Russell Crowe in Noah, about the building of the ark; she’ll next appear in The Bling Ring, directed by Sofia Coppola.
3.) The interview in which she charmingly informs David Letterman “I’ve been drunk!”
by Jenny Evangelista August 18, 2015
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