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Emma Watson

Meets Gloria Steinem

Emma Watson is an actor best known for her portrayal of Hermione Granger in the eight Harry Potter films. She has also appeared in My Week with Marilyn, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, The Bling Ring, amongst others. In 2012 Emma was honoured with the Calvin Klein Emerging Star Award at the ELLE Women in Hollywood Awards. In 2013, she was awarded the Trailblazer Award at the MTV Movie Awards in April and was honoured with the GQ Woman of the Year Award. Most recently Emma was honoured as ‘British Artist of the Year’ at the 2014 BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards.

Further to her acting career, Emma is a Global Goodwill Ambassador for UN WOMEN, promoting gender equality and the empowerment of women.