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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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1642 Points

These movies make me feel like a teenager again and I can’t wait to giggle about this!

Posted by HuffleWahine on February 11, 2009, 11:49 AM report to moderator
2890 Points

Lol. After knowing each other that long it’s gotta kinda be like making out with your brother. Eww.

Posted by Laura Keaton [WBM!] on February 11, 2009, 12:02 PM report to moderator
51 Points

ooooooohhhhhh i really cant wait until the movie comes out i am sooo excited!!!!!!

Posted by cat_eli_mon on February 11, 2009, 05:28 PM report to moderator
11307 Points

I can smell the awkwardness all the way in america ahahah but actually I hope this turns out well! just go for it girl!

Posted by GF_of_Seamus on February 11, 2009, 05:43 PM report to moderator
24135 Points

Their nervous about the kiss and we can’t wait!

Posted by hermyone*ROAR* on February 11, 2009, 06:32 PM report to moderator
61 Points

AHHHHHHHHHHH, I am so excited! I am even more excited for Harry and Ginny! I don’t care if it’s awkward for Rupert and Emma, as long as it’s good on screen.

Posted by kwickspell111 on February 11, 2009, 06:47 PM report to moderator
3455 Points

WOW, I culdn’t be any more excited about this movie!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on February 11, 2009, 06:52 PM report to moderator
294 Points

Of course it will be awkward, but on screen it will be awesome (i hope)

Posted by kendylismagic (ROAR) on February 11, 2009, 08:03 PM report to moderator

I bet they have some good pranks prepared! Should make for some great outtakes.

My very first kiss was in a stage play. I had to kiss this guy who was actually going out with the lead in real life. They said “oh, you kiss him and we’ll just close the curtain for the end of the act”. Well, we kissed and they held the curtain, held the curtain….for about 5 minutes, and we couldn’t break until they closed it…his GF had steam coming out of her ears (she got to throw water on me in the next scene and boy did she go for it! LOL.

Posted by Lily2005 on February 11, 2009, 10:43 PM report to moderator
1822 Points

I’m sure it wont be as awkward as they think it is… they are friends, so that will put them at ease. I cant wait to see those two finally get together in the movie… as Ron and Hermione of course:)

Posted by ChrissyPuff on February 12, 2009, 07:34 AM report to moderator
45 Points

Haha, I find it cute that Rupert brings crosswords to do inbetween the takes.

Posted by OneHeadedDog on February 12, 2009, 10:00 AM report to moderator
1630 Points

Well I’d feel weird kissing one of my mates soo i kinda understand how she feels :D xxx

Posted by ChantyBabez on February 12, 2009, 02:00 PM report to moderator
1013 Points

Hee-hee. I love how Rupert Grint does have a Ron-ish sort of humour. “I’ll bring a stack of crosswords”. Hee.

Posted by Dawlish and the Archies {WBM!} on February 12, 2009, 02:01 PM report to moderator
196 Points

R/Hr Forever, i’m gonna squee louder than sue ever has when i see that, haha! xo

Posted by ♥ Orchid Diddilipoof ♥ on February 12, 2009, 02:03 PM report to moderator
1260 Points

Yeah I can’t wait to see it either!

Posted by Attolia [squee!!!] on February 12, 2009, 03:24 PM report to moderator
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