17 Celebrities from Surprising Parts of the World

Emma Watson

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For over a century, Hollywood has cried its siren song to wannabe thespians all over the world. Only a few very special (or lucky!) individuals get picked to have their names in lights.¬†Maybe being from far away and sometimes exotic locations adds to the mystery formula of “movie star!”

1. Emma Watson

Emma Watson was born in Paris, France and went on to star in all eight Harry Potter movies. The actress, 24, will soon be starring as “Belle” in the live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast opposite Dan Stevens as the Beast.