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Emma Watson, Rupert Grint Talk Snogging for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Posted by: sue
February 10, 2009, 09:01 AM

While at the BAFTAs over the weekend in London, England, actress Emma Watson made some new remarks on the upcoming Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. The Telegraph reports that Emma is a bit anxious about her first screen kiss as Hermione Granger, especially when it involves her long time co-star, actor Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley). Quotage:

"Well I've never had to do it before so I can't say I have any techniques," she says. "I've never had to kiss anyone on screen so it is all new to me.

"Of course I am nervous about it. But, apparently it gets quite boring after a couple of takes, that's what Dan said to me anyway."

The same article also contains older comments from Rupert on the upcoming kiss, where he said "As I've known Emma for so long, I reckon it will be 10 times worse,'' he said.

"I really love the seventh book, but there is no way it will be tame with the Hermione stuff.''

The actor claimed he fills in crosswords to ease the awkwardness between takes and will bring "a stack of crosswords" to the Harry Potter set.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows formally goes into production later this month, with part one due to be released in November, 2010, followed by part two in May, 2011.

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3371 Points

Oh I can’t wait for that scene! It’s going to be good.

Posted by Lady of the Lake on February 10, 2009, 10:25 AM report to moderator
3348 Points

I can’t wait!

Posted by Emma Lily [Kiwi] *WBM* on February 10, 2009, 10:26 AM report to moderator
276 Points

However, we´ll have to wait another two years or so until we´ll get to see that kiss officially. :|
But the press as usual concentrates on kisses, like they are the main points about The Deathly Hallows …

Posted by Fonty on February 10, 2009, 10:31 AM report to moderator
1224 Points

That’s very sweet. Anyone think they’ll add the locketcruz scene, too?

Posted by Ginevra86 on February 10, 2009, 10:46 AM report to moderator
767 Points

So lookng forward to this film, hope part two is released near my brithday :)

Posted by Kneazle1 on February 10, 2009, 10:54 AM report to moderator

The way they go on you’d think they were being asked to perform heart surgery. Actors (eyes roll)

Posted by on February 10, 2009, 10:56 AM report to moderator
1249 Points

Gee Rupert – what’s a four letter word for a romantic expression involving the lips?

Posted by NDduLac [Dodo] on February 10, 2009, 10:59 AM report to moderator
397 Points

Deathly Hallows film is gonna be immense. Gonna be way weird for them with that kissing scene though. And i guess emma might be kissing dan too if they do it properly.

Posted by spiritbound on February 10, 2009, 11:29 AM report to moderator
15914 Points

She will kissing Dan too if they do it right. But I hope she kisses Rupes first. (Lame is me… :P)

Posted by Mhæy™⌠R☺AR⌡ on February 10, 2009, 11:31 AM report to moderator
1642 Points

I think we’re more excited about that kiss than both Emma and Rupert ;)
and yes,maybe she’ll have to kiss Dan too.that would be cool:)
I soooo can’t wait!

Posted by Matea on February 10, 2009, 11:33 AM report to moderator
431 Points

Oh I can’t wait for it! Yeah Hopefully they do it right and she’ll be kissing both of them. But I could see them taming down the Harry/Hermione kiss because they’ll probably want movie goers to see Hermione’s first with Ron, not Harry.

Posted by MelissaRochelle on February 10, 2009, 12:13 PM report to moderator
285 Points

I think the R/H bits will be all the better with a tinge of nervousness.

Posted by RiddleTM on February 10, 2009, 12:13 PM report to moderator
16484 Points

I’m so excited for this movie !

Posted by Vicky Granger [ROAR] *Prof Adrasteia Andraste* on February 10, 2009, 12:17 PM report to moderator
6921 Points

Hahaha. I can’t wait to see them snog. That will be a good scene.

Posted by badger666 on February 11, 2009, 12:46 AM report to moderator
3048 Points

Hopefully, in the end, they manage to overcome the awkwardness and can deliver a spectacular kiss for audiences. :)

Posted by Kirk on February 11, 2009, 12:49 AM report to moderator
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