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Amanda Seyfried Lawyers Up Over Leaked Photos; But Options Limited

Amanda Seyfried, Emma Watson and Mischa Barton are the latest celebrities to get caught up in a leak of private photos, or videos. All three have lawyered up to stop publication online, but depending on how the photos were obtained their options may be limited. Comparisons have been drawn to the massive leak of private celebrity photos and videos three years ago involving more than 100 celebrities....

Emma Watson Heartbroken Over Loss of Oscar Winning ‘La La Land’ Role

Emma Watson learned the hard way she can’t be in two places at once and it may have cost her an Oscar. The British actress revealed the frustration she felt when she had to pull out of the running for the lead role in “La La Land” to film her Disney live-action remake of “Beauty and the Beast.” Watson was forced to walk away from the role of Mia Dolan a struggling actress who meets and falls in love with jazz musician Sebastian Wilder in Los Angeles. Damien Chazelle wrote the screenplay in 2010 but could not convince a studio to finance the project. ...

Emma Watson’s Natural Beauty Drives ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (pics, video)

Emma Watson exudes a school girl’s charm a coupled with soulful sensuality that drives the narrative in her new film “Beauty and the Beast.” Her natural beauty makes the film believable. Watson, now 26, is a grown woman with the earnestness of someone more wizened. Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Ian McKellen and Emma Thompson also appear in the movie. ...
Emma Watson has flirted with nudity. (Photo: Bang ShowBiz)

Hermione Grows Up; Emma Watson Flirts With Nudity (Video!)

Emma Watson is repelled by Hollywood but can’t seem to pull out of its orbit. Ever since landing a role in the “Harry Potter” series as a pre-teen, she’s fought to prevent stardom from defining who she is. But the fight inside her head still rages. The last Potter movie, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2” hit the big screen going on six years ago. The stars, Watson, Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint have gone their separate ways....

Jennifer Lawrence Snared in Hollywood Body Image Trap; Is She Fat? (photos)

Jennifer Lawrence may be one of the most successful actresses, but that hasn’t saved her from falling into Hollywood’s body image trap. She says she often feels “like the fattest” actress in movies. But it’s not her; it’s the plethora of “underweight” actresses. Over the years, a number of actresses have talked about the pressures they face over body image. As far back as 2011, Emma Watson spoke out about her situation....

Emma Watson Dark, Alluring, Gothic in Shadowy Vogue Italia Photos (see!)

Emma Watson is increasingly leaving her straight-laced Harry Potter academic look behind. She’s building on her growing fashion cred with a new sexually charged photo spread in Vogue Italia. Emma rocks a dark, alluring Gothic look in shadowy black-and-white photos. In her next film, she works with Director Alejandro Amenábar in his new thriller “Regression.” It also stars Ethan Hawke. ...

Emma Watson Plans Gender Equality Talk; Wants to Hook You Up! (video!)

Emma Watson is jumping back on her soap box to host a question and answer session on gender equality this Sunday (Mar. 9). Of course, she’ll need an audience and you can be part of it–if you meet all her requirements. Of course, it also helps if you’ll be in London, where she’ll be hosting the event on her Facebook page. Watson, best known for her role in the Harry Potter movie series, gave a moving speech last September at the HeForShe UN campaign in New York. Her Facebook talk will be an extension of that....

Taylor Swift Dodged One Nude Photo Scandal; Will She Do It Again?

Taylor Swift has laughed off claims today (Jan. 27) that hackers discovered nude photos in her Twitter and Instagram accounts, which were compromised. But it’s not the first time she’s faced similar claims. In 2011, when she was still an up-and-coming country sweetheart, a topless photo leaked onto the Internet that was supposedly hers. The photo was never conclusively identified as her. ...

Emma Watson Hailed at Davos, But Used as Pawn in Ukrainian Conflict

Emma Watson stepped back onto the world stage today (Jan. 22) at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, but appeared naive politically, after she appeared on a Ukrainian magazine cover amid the country’s conflict with Russia. Watson was at Davos as part of a UN mission to promote women’s rights around the world. As a UN representative, it’s imperative that she remains politically neutral. But her appearance on the cover of the new issue of Ukrainian magazine Joy is a propaganda victory for the embattled nation. Amber Heard and Kim Kardashian have fallen into similar traps. ...

Emma Watson Faulted on Feminist UN Speech by Unlikely Critic (video)

Emma Watson was widely praised for her courageous speech on feminism at the United Nations in September, but “Game of Thrones” actress Maisie Williams had a few problems with it in a new interview. Williams, who is a mere 17, probably views the 24-year-old Harry Potter actress as a bit out of touch \. She told the UK’s Guardian newspaper that she doesn't really identify with what she called Emma’s “First-World feminism.”...

Victoria Justice Now Says Fake Nude Photos Are Very Real; Vows Lawsuit

Victoria Justice, the former Nickelodeon star, appeared to be one of dozens of starlets caught up in the biggest celebrity photo hacking scandals in history. But then she let it be known the photos in question are not her. That’s both a relief and scary at the same time. Actresses from Jennifer Lawrence and Kirsten Dunst to supermodel Kate Upton have acknowledged their photos are real....

Emma Watson Youthful, Sexy at Dior Haute Couture Show (photos)

Emma Watson scored a fashion win at the Christian Dior Haute Couture show, wearing a sexy off-the-shoulder Navy blue dress with a printed black and gray skirt. The show is part of Paris Fashion Week. The show was held as part of Paris Fashion Week, showing off Fall/winter 2014-15 designs. Dior was the center of attention with Jennifer Lawrence and Watson flanking Dior Chief Executive Sidney Toledano at the show. Lawrence reps for Dior handbags. Kristen Stewart, who also is in Dior's stable of celebrities was also at the show. ...

Prince William Flies Solo Amid UK’s Glam Actresses, Models (photos!)

Prince William threw a “little” dinner party to celebrate the work of The Royal Marsden cancer hospitals today (May 13) and drew the UK’s most glamorous actresses and models to stately Windsor Castle. Kate Blanchett, who won Best Actress Oscar this year, was simply royal in an ivory off-the-shoulder Ralph Lauren Collection silk evening gown. Spotted in the crowd were Helena Bonham Carter, Margot Robbie, Emma Watson, Kate Blanchett, Sophia Turner and Lily James. ...

Emma Watson Erases NY Fashion Fail at UK Noah Premiere (photos)

Emma Watson erased her stunning fashion fail at the New York City debut of her movie “Noah,” when she appeared like a vision in a stunning white, halter-top gown that captured every bit of her sensuality and sophistication. Emma, 23, turned out for the New York City premiere in a black Duchess satin dress by Oscar de la Renta that was absolutely funereal. But last night the new premiere was new and so was the designer. Emma chose a Ralph Lauren Collection gown that accentuated her best features...

Noah Succeeds as Biblical Epic Thanks to CGI, Taut Story-Telling

Darren Aronofsky’s “Noah” surpasses all previous Biblical epics largely because he sizes down the story to its must human elements without losing a sense of scale thanks to modern computer generated images. Because Noah is such a well known Biblical tale, the story really comes down to the telling. Everyone who enters the theater knows exactly how it will end. But the magic is in the journey. And, this film is magical. The movie also stars Anthony Hopkins, Logan Lerman, Douglas Booth, Ray Winstone and Emma Watson....

Emma Watson in Rare Fashion Fail at Noah NYC Premiere (photos)

Emma Watson was going for a look tonight (Mar. 26) at the New York City premiere of her new movie, “Noah.” But what kind of look… Mary Todd Lincoln? It was a rare fashion fail for the young starlet. Watson, 23, has been on the road for a couple of weeks promoting the movie. Maybe she ran out of clothes and had to borrow a cast-off from the “Harry Potter” prop room. Or maybe she just wanted to look older, like a century older....

Emma Watson Looks Sexier Than Ever in New Elle Magazine (photos!)

Emma Watson is slowly shedding her school-girl image. She looks sexier than ever in a new photo spread for Elle magazine, where she talks about coming of age in the public eye and her jealousy of some actresses. Although only 23, Watson is a film veteran after a ten-year run in the “Harry Potter” series that began when she was nine years old....

Arab Allies Ban ‘Noah;’ Will Obama Denounce Religious Intolerance?

Qatar, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates, three key U.S. allies in the Middle East have all banned the upcoming Biblical film “Noah,” without drawing any rebuke from the Obama Administration for religious intolerance. The countries, which are all Muslim dominated, have outlawed the film, claiming “it contradicts the teachings of Islam.” The The film stars Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins, Logan Lerman, Douglas Booth, Ray Winstone and Emma Watson. ...

Emma Watson Is Queen of Hearts in Wonderland Mag (photos!)

Emma Watson applies her intellectual prowess as editor and also poses for the new issue of Wonderland magazine. She looks like she tumbled down the rabbit hole and came out as Queen of Hearts. She’ll be reigning on two covers and with a royal court of Hollywood stars. The magazine name-drops Lena Dunham, Jonah Hill, Pharrell Williams, Lorde, Patti Smith, Joseph Gorden Levitt, Sofia Coppola and Guillermo del Toro to name a few....
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