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Report: Emma Watson in Talks for Role in "The Perks of Being a Wallflower"

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Posted by: Edward
May 20, 2010, 04:47 PM

The slew Emma Watson news today continues, for Variety is reporting that the actress is in talks to appear in the forthcoming feature film "The Perks of Being a Wallflower," based off the bestselling novel by Stephen Chbosky.  Miss Watson, who portrays the character of Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, is said to be in negotiations along with actor Logan Lerman ("Percy Jackson and the Olympians") for the "indie coming-of-age drama."  Readers will recall that Emma Watson has appeared in the UK television film "Ballet Shoes," as well as voiced a character in the animated feature "The Tale of Despereaux."

Until this news is confirmed by either the studio or Miss Watson's reps, this news falls strictly in the rumor category for now.

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oooh cool! first!!

Posted by Freya-Storm on May 20, 2010, 05:09 PM report to moderator
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hope its true

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on May 20, 2010, 05:14 PM report to moderator
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Great for her! I hope she gets the role.

Posted by FilmGirl27 *Team Weasley!* (ROAR!!) on May 20, 2010, 05:15 PM report to moderator
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Omg yesss! Loool! Percy Jackson!

Posted by chocolaterabbits on May 20, 2010, 05:21 PM report to moderator
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Awesome that would be great!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on May 20, 2010, 05:26 PM report to moderator
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that sounds fun! i hope she gets a part!!! i would totally see it!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on May 20, 2010, 05:36 PM report to moderator
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i really want to see her in another movie

Posted by thundermountain7*Roar* on May 20, 2010, 05:37 PM report to moderator
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Awesome! I would totally watch it! Logan Lerman?!?! BONUS!

Posted by WhyAllTheGlitter™ on May 20, 2010, 05:43 PM report to moderator
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Awww yay Emma!!!!

Posted by Peace.Love.Potter ♥ on May 20, 2010, 06:03 PM report to moderator
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that would be awesome because I love emma watson

Posted by 9em on May 20, 2010, 06:24 PM report to moderator
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she is truly amazing!

Posted by AlecsWeasley on May 20, 2010, 06:47 PM report to moderator
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What fantastic news! I truly cannot wait to see the adaptation of one of my favorite novels hit the big screen!

Posted by Kirk on May 20, 2010, 06:58 PM report to moderator
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That is going to be an amazing movie! I really hope she gets the role! I can’t wait to see it, its one of my absolute favorite books!

Posted by Slytherins do it better on May 20, 2010, 07:32 PM report to moderator
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I hope she gets the part! She is a wonderful actress! She deserves the role.

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This could be a very interesting role for her. And I love that Logan Lerman kid. So cute!

Posted by cosmo409 on May 20, 2010, 07:51 PM report to moderator
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