Emma Watson all set to become highest-earning actress

LOS ANGELES: Emma Watson is all set to become the highest earning female celebrity in Hollywood.

She is set to achieve the milestone after the commercial success of “Beauty and the Beast”, which was well received by the movie critics.

The Disney’s remake of the same name has earned at least $90.4 million and the cumulative earning of $319 million which was the best ever for a March release in the United States.

The actress, who shot to fame by portraying protagonist Hermoine Granger in the Harry Potter franchise, was the highest earning female Hollywood actress till 2010.

Jennifer Lawrence is the highest-earning female star since 2015 but the position is now set to be taken by Watson.