Emma Watson is enjoying leaving her Harry Potter character behind

Emma Watson feels liberated by her new stunning elfin haircut.

Now 20, the young actress is ready to say goodbye to innocent Harry Potter character, Hermione

For the nine years I was on Harry Potter I was
contractually obliged not to cut my hair or to tan. All the normal things girls
do, I couldn’t,’ says Emma, 20.

So when I got the chance to change my appearance, that’s
what I did.’

Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 1 is released
this week and Emma outshone her co-stars on the red carpet in a vintage
little black dress and sexy heels at the film’s world premiere in London’s Leicester Square.

She’s had enough of being a good little schoolgirl.

I wished I’d done more naughty things,’ Emma tells the Daily

The moment I cut my hair I felt I became a woman. Now I’m
ready to start taking risks.’

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