Emma Watson attended the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala in New York today. The theme of this years Met Ball was punk fashion. Emma wore a black silk gown by Prabal Gurung.
The Bling Ring
The final poster for The Bling Ring has been released.
From UHP, Emma will be at the Cannes Film Festival May 16 to introduce the movie, and there will be a press conference. The Bling Ring opens the Un Certain Regard section at this years festival.
The Bling Ring will also close the Seattle International Film Festival which takes place May 16 through June 9.
Chronicles of a Harry Potter Fan
We previously reported on the book Chronik eines Harry Potter Fans written by Thomas Sailer. Written in German, the book tells of his experience working on Emma Watson Empire and other HP fan sites. Now translated to English, Chronicles of a Harry Potter Fan is available as an ebook. More information and a link to purchase from Amazon are on the author’s site.
Rumours and other bits
A photo of an invitee list for the Costume Institute Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum lists Emma as one of the many celebrities attending this years benefit gala which takes place Monday the 6th.
Emma will cover the August issue of Teen Vogue according to fashion journalist Jim Shi.
Emma Watson is 2nd on Glamour’s Best Dressed Women for 2013. She follows Kristen Stewart for the second year in a row.
Congratulations to Jia, our winner for the May Calendar Competition!
Honorable mentions to Denise, Jia, Elena, Rouka and Sarah. Thank you to everyone that entered, and thank you to those who voted.
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The theatrical trailer for Sofia Coppola’s The Bling Ring has been released by Yahoo Movies. The film stars Emma Watson, Katie Chang, Israel Broussard, Taissa Farmiga and Claire Julien. The Bling Ring opens June 14th in the USA.
Sofia Coppola’s The Bling Ring will open the Un Certain Regard section at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The Un Certain Regard section presents 20 films that are ‘innovative and daring’. Films in this section are not in the competition for the Palme d’Or (Golden Palm), but can receive the ‘Prix Un Certain Regard’. The other films in the section will be announced tomorrow. The Cannes Film Festival runs from May 16 to May 26.
The May Calendar Competition is now open.
Emma Watson received the Trailblazer Award at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards ceremony Sunday evening. Emma accepted the award from presenters Eddie Redmayne and Logan Lerman. We have a few photos below, and video of Emma’s acceptance speech. (Sorry, it’s an mtv video)
After attending a screening of The Bling Ring at Universal CityWalk, Emma Watson and co-stars Katie Chang, Israel Broussard, Taissa Farmiga and Claire Julien sat down with MTV’s Josh Horowitz for a Q&A session about the movie.
Oops, the Q&A video embedding doesn’t seem to work right now. You can view the Q&A session here. They’ve broken it up into a number of clips.