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Emma Watson walked into fame for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter saga. Still involved in the last films of this saga, she is the target of many magazines and newspapers. Read the following interview and do the activities about Emma Watson.
With Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 getting released in a few days, we have interviewed Emma Watson. We wanted to know about her impression about this last movie as well as some othr things about her non-Hermione life. I want to say is I was very impressed with how open and honest Emma Watson is and how willing she was to answer every question.

You made the front page of all the papers today with your new haircut!
Thank you!

You look stunning. Did you get any stick from anyone about "don't cut your hair?"
I knew I would get stick, and that's why I didn't tell anyone I was gonna do it. I just went and had it done and waited for people's reactions.

It is a huge relief to say goodbye to Hermione at this point in your life and go on with school and whatever else you're gonna do?
Well, I keep trying to but she keeps finding her way back into my life. I still have two movies left to promote, and they're still editing Part 2 so I might have to do some more voice recording and other stuff for it, so it's a very gradual goodbye.

It is said that you might be reshooting the Epilogue because it was rushed or something.
Yeah, that was a stressful-we only had King's Cross, we stopped trains literally so that we could do the scene. We only had two days to shoot it and we needed so much time! So yeah, we have reshoots at Christmas. So it's not over.

How does it fit in with college?
Um, it doesn't really. I'm not gonna lie, I have to work really hard when I'm there and earn my professors' respect and trust that I'm hard-working.

Are you an English major?
I'm gonna be a History major.

In what part of history?
I'm really interested in modern history, but to fulfill a History degree at Brown University you have to do modern and pre-modern.

Are you enjoying that?
Yeah, I am really enjoying it. I love it, I love history.

Have you done another movie since Harry Potter?
I did, I just did a film called My Week with Marilyn Monroe. But I don't play Marilyn though. Michelle Williams plays Marilyn.

And you play her best friend?
No, the film is about Colin Clark who was a runner on one of her movies. At the beginning of the movie he falls for the wardrobe assistant-me-and then he runs off with Marilyn and dumps me for a while and then he gets older and wiser and comes back and begs for forgiveness and I give him another chance.

potter Question about Potter!!
(laughs) Sorry

I'm just curious if maybe you had borrowed anything from set to keep, hypothetically speaking.
Oh okay. I asked for permission to take Hermione's time-turner from the third movie, and the cloak, and my wand. So those are my three things that I took with me.

Do you think Hermione has influenced how you view the world a little bit or is it just that you've influenced her?
I think it's both. Like parts of my personality have slipped into Hermione and parts of her personality I'm sure have like unconsciously affected me.

How much of that is in the current movie? You've very much blossomed in this one.
Thank you. I think this Hermione is the closest Hermione to my own personality. Definitely.

How is Ron and Hermione's relationship almost getting there in this film?
Emma: Well obviously the fact that he gets jealous of Hermione and Harry, it becomes obvious that he has feelings for her. And when he comes back, Rupert plays it perfectly.

When did you first hear that it was gonna be two movies and what was your reaction?
Emma: At first, I was like "oh my God three more movies". But then I thought about it and I talked about it with David, and he said "There's no way we can fit everything into one movie, it won't be true to the book". And as soon as I saw the logic behind it I realized that it was the way we had to do it. But certainly at first I had my reservations.

Does this film represent the end in your acting career? Is this it for you, or... do you plan to do more, where do you want to take your career after this?
Emma: I guess obviously I want to diversify a bit. Smaller films, just small little interesting parts, I think I'd even like to play around with some really good supporting roles. I don't know, I'd love to try some theater as well. That's my other thing. I'd love to do some Shakespeare.
SOURCE: Collider