• EMMA WATSON photo | Emma Watson

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Published: Thursday August 08, 2013 06:00 AM EDT



Then: Promoting Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in 2001, the 11-year-old cast a spell on moviegoers and captured the world's hearts as mini Muggle Hermione Granger.
Now: As Harry Potter wrapped its epic reign, Watson stepped away from Hollywood in 2009 to attend Brown University, and later, Oxford. By 2012, the actress, now 23, was back in action, earning praise for her turns in The Perks of Being a Wallflower and 2013's The Bling Ring – as well as her sharp sense of style.