Emma Watson is taking authorized motion after dozens of personal photos of her appeared on-line.
A spokesman for the Magnificence and the Beast star confirmed the photographs – which present her attempting on numerous outfits – had been stolen.
“Pictures from a garments becoming Emma had with a stylist a few years in the past have been stolen,” her publicist mentioned.
“They don’t seem to be nude images. Attorneys have been instructed and we’re not commenting additional.”
Information of the theft comes per week after Watson sparked fierce debate over whether she was anti-feminist for exposing a part of her breasts in a Self-importance Truthful photoshoot.
The actress was beforehand threatened in 2014 with a leak of nude photos, after a speech she gave on gender equality as a UN Ambassador for Ladies.
Talking at a Fb occasion in 2015, she mentioned: “I knew it was a hoax, I knew the photographs did not exist.
“The minute I stepped up and talked about girls’s rights I used to be instantly threatened – inside lower than 12 hours I used to be receiving threats.”
Final month, a person within the US was jailed for 9 months for hacking into the web accounts of celebrities, together with Jennifer Lawrence, and stealing personal info, together with nude movies and images.