Is Emma Watson retiring from acting?

Emma Watson
Emma Watson

Although rumors swirled that Emma Watson was retiring from acting, the “Harry Potter” star’s manager has announced that she’s not.  “Emma’s social media accounts are dormant, but her career isn’t,” he told Entertainment Weekly in a statement.

The actress has been working since she was 9 and the rumours of her retiring came as a shock to her fans. Lately, Watson has been away from the screen.

She was last seen in Greta Gerwig’s Little Women in which she shared the screen space with Meryl Streep. It was said that Emma Watson decided to take a step back from acting in order to spend more time with beau Leo Robinton.

The rumours had also stated that Emma is planning to settle down with Leo who she has been dating for 18 months. It suggested that the actress is looking forward to starting a family which is why she is quitting her acting career.