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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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50 Comments

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80254 Points

Will they use Botox on her eyebrows???

Posted by Won_Two on May 24, 2010, 03:56 PM report to moderator
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2421 Points

Never heard of this book till now but i’m very curious now.

Posted by Mr. Brightside on May 24, 2010, 04:30 PM report to moderator
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508 Points

Hmm, Emma is having a steady career and she’s pursuing academics, it’s so good to see an actress who is so focused! She is a real role model!!! Way to go, Emma!

Posted by Sanju on May 25, 2010, 10:01 AM report to moderator
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1919 Points

I’m excited to see what kind of roles they all choose afterwards!

Posted by JackMeggers on May 30, 2010, 04:22 PM report to moderator
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37354 Points

It’s a great book, I hope she and Logan get parts!

Posted by CarinaPotter (ROAR!) on June 13, 2010, 07:58 PM report to moderator
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