Emma Watson Admits She Had A Huge Crush On One Of Her Harry Potter Co-Stars - And His Response Was Surprising

Emma Watson Admits She Had A Huge Crush On One Of Her Harry Potter Co-Stars - And His Response Was Surprising

They may have been sworn enemies in the magical world of Harry Potter, but it seems that once the cameras stopped rolling, Emma Watson and Tom Felton - who played Hermione Granger and Draco Malfoy - got along very well indeed...

As you may have guessed, we’re talking about Draco Malfoy and Hermione Granger. Indeed, in an interview with Seventeen magazine in 2011, Emma Watson admitted that she secretly had a crush on the actor: ‘On the first two films, I fell in love with Tom Felton. He was my first crush.’ A most surprising revelation for fans of the saga.

At the time, the actress admitted to having been very close to her on-screen Slytherin enemy and according to her, he was fully aware of her feelings: ‘He knows about it. We talked about it and we still laugh about it. We are very good friends now, and it's cool.’

However… there’s a twist: Tom Felton later admitted in a second interview with Seventeen that in reality he didn't know anything about it! He replied that he had not felt the same way: ‘We were always very close, but no, nothing of that nature, sorry to disappoint.’

Although he evidently did not have any feelings for Emma Watson, Tom Felton had a crush on Helena Bonham Carter, the actress who played Bellatrix Lestrange. ‘She was my childhood crush,’ Tom has admitted.

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