Emma Watson on Harry Potter author JK Rowling

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Jul 03, 2009

Posted by SueTLC

Recently actress Emma Watson was interviewed for the Hero Complex blog where she made new remarks about our favorite author, J.K. Rowling, In the piece Emma speaks of her admiration for the Harry Potter author, and says “We talk, we e-mail each other now’ she said, nodding toward her
laptop and that morning’s missive from the woman who is arguably the
world’s most famous living young-adult author.”I must admit I still feel quite intimidated by her’ Watson said.
“Not because she is actually intimidating, but because I admire her so
much, and we have all been such mad fans of the books and her and
everything.”

Continuing on about how the cast views JKR, it reads:

To hear cast members tell it, Rowling became like one of the wise
old ghosts who populate the fictional wizard academy of Hogwarts ” she
was a fairly common presence but one that who never failed to startle
and amaze.That meant more to Watson, perhaps, than anyone else in the cast and
crew. The other lead actors spoke about Rowling in casual terms, but
Watson could barely tamp down her awe.”I just really want her to like me,.” Watson said, sounding a bit
like the insecure overachiever Hermione. “I’m always really keen to
telling her how I feel, and maybe it’s a bit much. She is so down to
earth and funny and witty……. I definitely see Hermione in her. She’s genuine and brilliant.”





30 Responses to Emma Watson on Harry Potter author JK Rowling

Avatar ImageDiamondWings says: wow really coolAvatar ImageMy_Balloon says: Thats so awesome! I'm glad that she is so involved with the actors.Avatar ImageBellamont says: Awww, Emma sounds so sweet. It's glad she has taken JK as a role model and that they talk frequently.Avatar Imageboona says: that is awesome that they keep in contact with her. I am happy to see that Emma appreciates Rowling for being an amazing writer and not just someone who created a story which was turned into a successful movie franchise.Avatar ImageA Chocolate Frog says: Gah, as if I didn't already want to be Emma Watson...lolAvatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: I wish that I were able to communicate with her with such access as Emma is able to...Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: How nice... Avatar ImageCatherine says: aaawwww!Avatar Imagestarkitty313 says: cool interviewAvatar ImageWolfyWizard says: That's so cool how she is such a presence in the cast member’s lives and how she is so important to people like EmmaAvatar Imageblackravens says: Sweet!Avatar Imageele0206 says: It's awesome that Emma respects and admires Jo so much. Although I think Dan is the closest to JKR, amongst the cast.Avatar ImageSammeh says: Cute Interview!!Avatar ImageFonty says: And if you read that interview carefully, it seems that it was conducted in January 2008. (driving licence) It´s always amazing how long these things are embargoed before they are published. Avatar ImageLuce_depp says: I like how much they all respect her...they should!Avatar Imagehermyone08 says: aww, how sweet! :)Avatar ImageErinM says: Look what JKR has given to the world...who wouldn't be intimidated by that kind of presence? She's on the top of the "who I want to meet before I die" list.Avatar Imagecghambright says: That's so cool! I would love to be that close to JK Rowling! I would be intimidated by her too regardless of how much I saw her. The woman is brilliant! But Emma has nothing to worry about JK Rowling obviously loves her. I read an interview in which JK Rowling mentioned how she told Emma the most about what would happen in the 7th book during their little girl talks. :DAvatar Imagephoenix_girl93 says: thats sweet! she is so lucky to have an awsome friend/ role model always there 4 her.... GO SLITHERIN!Avatar ImageLloyd says: Wow, that would be kinda weird to see her on the sets. Avatar Imagespicefan1978 says: Loved it!!!Avatar Imageprettygypsy2007 says: I love Emma. Avatar ImageOldMrToad says: I like... OMTAvatar ImageSproutMdme says: I'm struck by the irony of a brilliant, studious woman who writes a novel including a character based greatly on herself, and then sees and discusses this character with another woman who is like a spitting image of the character she plays and a shadow of the very person who wrote it. If they weren’t both cut from the same cloth, I’ll eat my hat! Avatar ImageWitchlover says: that is so sweet! I love how they appreciate and admire our fav author and that Rowling in turn is always there to help them and keeps in contactAvatar Imagehermiones says: i aspire to be like j k rowling and i love how in interviews emma waston just calls he jo rowling it kinda shows shes not intimidating :)Avatar Imagemaimiaa says: aww that's so nice and awesome. so much respect for Jo and Emma :DAvatar ImageDolemite says: Emma sounds like a big fan.Avatar ImageMidnightSun321 says: cool!Avatar ImageKC Nox says: wow even emma is intimidated by jo! Jo seems like such an incredible lady!!

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