Emma Watson32, and Tom Felton, 34, have been two of the closest mates in Hollywood in a relationship that began once they have been very younger. The actress and actor co-starred within the standard Harry Potter movies through the years and went from apparently crushing on one another (at the very least she did!) to turning into “actually good mates’ who even typically sparked courting rumors. As of 2022, they nonetheless usually point out one another in interviews or share cute pics on social media, proving their bond is stronger than ever.
Take a look at how their friendship has progressed since their first time working collectively within the timeline beneath!
Emma & Tom work with one another within the first ‘Harry Potter’ movie
Emma and Tom have been first seen aspect by aspect within the 2001 movie, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stonethe primary installment of the favored Harry Potter motion pictures. She took on the position of Hermione Granger whereas Tom took on the position of Draco Malfoy. On March 4, 2022, Tom took to his Instagram to share an lovely throwback photograph of the 2 of them, which could be seen above, taken across the similar time the primary movie was made. They appeared so younger!
They begin showing at occasions collectively in 2002 & go on to filming the second ‘Harry Potter’ movie
The younger stars walked pink carpets collectively at some notable occasions, resembling a DVD launch occasion for the primary Harry Potter movie in Might 2002 and the London premiere of Scooby-Doo in July 2002.
Emma and Tom reprised their roles in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and techniques in 2003 and continued showing on pink carpets collectively for promo of the movie. Additionally they attended the Disney Channel Children Awards in London that 12 months and posed for smiling images collectively.
Emma & Tom reprise their co-starring roles within the third, fourth, and fifth ‘Harry Potter’ movies
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban got here out in 2004, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Hearth got here out in 2005, and Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix got here out in 2006. The 2 proficient cuties continued showing on the premieres and different particular occasions collectively, together with the New York premiere of the third installment in 2004.
Their ‘Harry Potter’ journey continues with the final three movies of the collection
Emma and Tom once more co-starred in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in 2009, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Half 1 in 2010, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows- Half 2 in 2011. The duo continued their custom of posing cozily at pink carpet occasions for the movies collectively.
Emma admits to as soon as having ‘an enormous crush’ on Tom
The sweetness spilled the beans in a 2011 interview. “For the primary two motion pictures, I had an enormous crush on Tom Felton. He was my first crush,” she informed Seventeen about her time filming Harry Potter with the hunk. “He completely is aware of. We talked about it – we nonetheless chortle about it. We’re actually good mates now, and that is cool.”
A ‘Harry Potter’ reunion & hints of a powerful connection between them
Tom took to Instagram in 2018 to share a cheerful black and white pic of him, Emma, and their Harry Potter co-star Matthew Lewis, who performed Neville Longbottom, standing and posing collectively. “Faculty mates #hogwartsalumni,” he captioned the snapshot.
In Nov. 2019, Emma and Tom’s different Harry Potter co-star, Rupert Grint admitted he felt there was positively a spark between them once they have been filming collectively. “There was all the time one thing. There was just a little little bit of a spark,” he told Entertainment Tonight, “However we have been youngsters. It was like all sort of playground romance.”
Emma & Tom share some lovely pics and video of their hangouts in 2018 & 2019
Emma posted each a pic and video in 2018. Within the pic, they have been sitting on the sand at a seaside collectively whereas posing and smiling for the digicam, and within the video, they have been having the time of their lives whereas using a skateboard down the road collectively. “Tom’s @origin_series is out on 14th November. Congrats expensive pal. #TFToleratingmysubparskatingskillssince1999,” she captioned the publish, serving to to present Tom some promotion.
A 12 months later, Tom talked about Emma in an interview with Daily Mail, “It is all the time good to stumble upon her, see her on the seaside, or over dinner, or no matter,” he informed the outlet about their friendship. “She’s an extremely sensible and wonderful younger girl, so it is all the time good to stumble upon one another and barely reminisce about outdated occasions but additionally about trying ahead to the longer term.”
Tom then shared the photograph above that confirmed him educating Emma how one can play guitar in Aug. 2019. “Fast learner x,” he wrote.
The pair later celebrated Christmas 2019 collectively. Emma posted one other pic of them posing collectively throughout a vacation together with a number of different Harry Potter stars. ,Merry Christmas from us,” she wrote alongside the pic, which could be seen above.
Tom feedback on their friendship in 2021 & a 2022 HBO ‘Harry Potter’ particular reveals extra about their bond
“We’re one thing, if that makes any sense so far as we have been very shut for a very long time. And I like her, I feel she’s improbable. Hopefully, she returns the praise. However so far as the romantic aspect of it, I feel that is a Slytherin-Gryffindor factor slightly than a Tom and Emma factor,” Tom informed Leisure Tonight when requested about whether or not or not romance rumors have been true.
Within the HBO Max Harry Potter 20th Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts special, extra by no means identified info got here up in regards to the solid, together with Emma and Tom. “Emma and I’ve all the time cherished one another, actually,” Tom stated at one level within the particular.
Emma additionally defined the second on set when she really “fell in love” with Tom. “I walked into the room the place we have been having tutoring,” she said, “The task that had been given to attract what you thought God appeared like, and Tom had drawn a lady with a backward cap on a skateboard. And… I simply do not know how one can say it, I simply fell in love with him.”
[I] “used to come back in day by day and search for his quantity on the decision sheet,” she added. “It was #7 and if his quantity was on the decision sheet it was an additional thrilling day. He was three years above me and so for him, he was like, ‘You are like my little sister.’ ,
Tom additionally gushed that he “turned very protecting over” Emma as a result of he is 3 years older and has “all the time had a gentle spot for her and that continues to the day.”
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“Nothing has ever, ever, ever, ever occurred romantically with us,” Emma concluded within the particular. “We simply love one another. That is all I can say about that.”