Emma Watson's first time playing the film role in The Bling Ring. According to the latest news " Emma palyed a slutty Character, as you've never seen her before, styled as a "thieving Valley vixen" in a midriff-baring freakum dress and with a constellation of tattoos. A savvy choice for the magazine, given the level of excitement over Watson's turn "as a bad, bad girl. "For the people, Watson's role will be like the moment when you finally have sex with someone after imagining it a hundred times. But in this case it's the milder but more titillating thrill of turning a wholesome starlet into a slut.
Though Emma Watson is 22 years old, she won't read as an "adult" until we've seen her as a sex symbol. Though many wish her Bling Ring role speaks to some long-buried inner wild child, Watson tells GQ she chose it precisely because she "hated" the character.
When I read the script and I realised that essentially it was a meditation on fame and what it's become to our society, I had to do it. The character is everything that I felt strongly against she's superficial, materialistic, vain, amoral. She's all of these things and I realised that I hated her. How do you play someone you hate? But I found it really interesting and it gave me a whole new insight into what my job, or my role as an actress, could be.