Emma Roberts Photo Mistaken for Emma Watson

Emma Roberts and Emma Watson. Shutterstock (2)

UPDATE: “Well identified fans of Harry Potter!” Warner Bros. said in a statement a Weekly entertainment Sunday 2 January. “You brought to our attention an editing mistake of a mislabeled photograph. New version coming soon. “

Original story: A case of identity exchange. HBO Max accidentally used a photo of the actress Emma Roberts instead of actress Hermione Granger Emma Watson in the new special, Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: ​​Return to Hogwarts.

In Potter reunion, which began streaming on Saturday, Jan.1, Watson, 31, discussed his childhood memories of the magical franchise. Before being cast as the brightest witch of her age, the star was just a little girl whose parents read her books.

“I think I probably would have been around 8 years old. I think that was probably when the first one came out. It became, like, our family thing, “the The advantages of being a wallflower the star told special cameras from the meeting when a photo of Roberts, now 30, was shown. “My dad used to do all the rumors, and my brother and I became obsessed. We would just beg him to go on. “

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Emma Roberts Courtesy of Emma Roberts / Instagram

Fans quickly noticed the photo online. While the misunderstanding has been circulating on the internet for years, with many blogs and fan sites claiming that the photo shows the Brown University pupil, a nearly decade-long Instagram post from the vacation the star indicates that she is the one photographed.

“Minnie Ears!” Roberts captioned the shot in February 2012. It seems unlikely the Roberts would have shared someone else’s photo without explaining.

The Scream Queens alum’s post was filled with new comments “We are all here because we saw this photo in the Harry Potter meeting? ”asked one commentator.

Another viewer tagged the streaming platform. “@hbomax all right !?” issued.

Meanwhile, one person joked: “Emma’s multiverse”.

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: ​​Return to Hogwarts it was a great celebration of the franchise. Watson was joined by Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) e Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), marking the first public meeting of the “Golden Trio”.

The three reunited at the film set in Watford, England for the New Year’s special, and had a chance to reflect on topics they had never discussed as children, including when the Little Women the star almost left Hogwarts early.

“You were thinking of retiring,” Grint told Watson. “I’ve never really told you about it.”

He confirmed he was hesitating just before Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, the fifth film. “I think I was afraid,” explained the activist. “I don’t know if you’ve ever felt like you’ve come to a tipping point where you were like, ‘This is a little bit forever now.'”

The The beauty and the Beast the actress found a diary entry from that period that said she felt “alone”.

Watson added that his decision to continue was not due to any one person. “The fame thing has finally hit big,” said the Parisian star. “Nobody had to convince me to make it,” he said. “The fans genuinely wanted you to be successful and everyone genuinely supported each other. How beautiful is it? “

The meeting also included Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy), Evanna Lynch (Luna Lovegood), Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom), Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley), Oliver Phelps (George Weasley), Alfred Enoch (Dean Thomas), Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix Lestrange), Gary Oldman (Sirius Black) and more.

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: ​​Return to Hogwarts is now streaming on HBO Max. A cable television premiere will take place before the April release of Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets.

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