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Game of Thrones Star Maisie Williams Criticizes Emma Watson's 'First-World Feminism'

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Game of Thrones Star Maisie Williams Criticizes Emma Watson's 'First-World Feminism'

Originally posted 12/16/2014 01:45PM

Emma Watson's speech about feminism and gender equality made waves back in September when she announced the launch of the HeForShe campaign in a United Nations address.

The campaign aims to "galvanize as many men and boys as possible to be advocates for gender equality," Watson said at the time, and to correct the misconceptions surrounding modern feminism.

However, Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams was not particularly impressed by Watson's speech.

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Rihanna's Pantslessness! Kendall's Sexy Jumpsuit! Don't Miss These BFA Highlights

Rihanna's Pantslessness! Kendall's Sexy Jumpsuit! Don't Miss These BFA Highlights

Originally posted 12/01/2014 09:15PM

See which stars had jaw-dropping styles you'll be talking about this week

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Emma Watson Dedicates Award to Her Dead Hamster: WATCH

Originally posted 11/03/2014 03:00PM



It was a big night both for Harry Potter star Emma Watson and for Millie, a hamster who died back in 2000.

On Thursday, Watson received the Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year at a ceremony presented by BAFTA Los Angeles. And while she has come far since she first took the role of Hermione Granger, Watson's acceptance speech recalled her earliest acting days.

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Harry Styles, Russell Crowe & More Support Emma Watson with #HeForShe Selfies

See the Famous Men Who've Posted #HeForShe Selfies for Emma Watson

Originally posted 09/26/2014 02:45PM

In her powerful speech about women's rights to the United Nations this week, Emma Watson called on men everywhere to support the HeForShe campaign and help end gender inequality.

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Emma Watson Delivers Powerful U.N. Address About Women's Rights (VIDEO)

Originally posted 09/22/2014 09:00AM

Emma Watson was named a United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador earlier this summer. And though her association with Harry Potter continues to follow her (U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon joked, "I hope you use your magic wand to end violence against women!"), she delivered a speech at the United Nations Saturday that should help end the perception she's just the "Harry Potter girl," as she said.

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Lena Dunham, Emma Watson and More Stars React to Nude Photo Hack

Lena Dunham, Emma Watson and More Celebrities React to Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photo Hack

Originally posted 09/02/2014 01:00PM

Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton, Ariana Grande and more female celebrities were shocked on Sunday when alleged nude photos of themselves started to spread across the Internet.

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Who Showed Sideboob? Whose Outfit Was Trickiest? All the A-Listers at Dior

Who Showed Sideboob? Whose Outfit Was Trickiest? All the A-Listers at Dior

Originally posted 07/08/2014 07:15AM

See Jennifer Lawrence, Charlize Theron and more at the haute couture show

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Sofia's Split, Emma's Graduation & More Weekend News

Sofia Vergara's Split, Emma Watson's Graduation & More Weekend News

Originally posted 05/26/2014 04:20PM

It's been a very Kimye weekend here at PEOPLE, so you'll be forgiven for missing out on the other celebrity news that had us buzzing.

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Emma Watson Graduates from Brown University (Photo)

Emma Watson Graduates from Brown University

Originally posted 05/25/2014 05:00PM

It's graduation day for movie star Emma Watson.

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The World in Pictures: See the 10 Best Photos of the Week

The World in Pictures: See the 10 Best Photos of the Week

Originally posted 04/07/2014 08:00AM

New Zealand rugby players celebrate a win in Hong Kong, Darth Vader runs for office in Ukraine, Emma Watson attends the Noah premiere in London and more breathtaking images from around the globe

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Filed Under: Noah, Emma Watson

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