Emma Watson 'can't wait' to see Noma Dumezweni as Hermione in 'Potter' play

Emma Watson Voices Support For Actress Playing Hermione Granger
Emma Watson Voices Support For Actress Playing Hermione Granger


LONDON — It's been a couple of weeks now since we found out who will be playing Harry, Ron and Hermione in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Cursed Child play.

See also: Magic is colorblind: 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' casts a black Hermione

The news that British actress Noma Dumezweni had been cast as Hermione Granger — a character previously played by Emma Watson in the films — drummed up a lot of discussion on Twitter at the time, with many people tweeting Watson to ask for her views on the casting choice.

And on Saturday, Watson finally shared her excitement.

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J.K. Rowling and actor Matthew Lewis have previously tweeted their thoughts about Dumezweni's casting.





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