Emma Watson Donates $1.4 Million to Anti-Sexual Harassment Campaign inside the UK

Emma Watson is usually doing a big effort to help those affected by sexual harassment. 

The Beauty in addition to the Beast star, who has been an outspoken supporter of the #MeToo in addition to Time’s Up movements inside the U.S., has made a donation of 1 million British pounds ($1.4 million American dollars) to the U.K.’s Justice in addition to Equality Fund, BBC News reports. 

Thompson was among many famous actresses, including Keira Knightley, Claire Foy, Emilia Clarke in addition to Felicity Jones, who signed a powerful open letter published inside the Observer on Saturday. The letter called for an end to sexual harassment in addition to abuse inside the entertainment industry in addition to beyond. 

“This kind of moment has already raised a staggering $21m for an American Time’s Up legal defense fund. nevertheless women all over the globe need support in addition to funding in order to be able to fight injustice,” the letter read. “The revolution we want in addition to need cannot happen without This kind of resourcing. So, we invite you to join us in donating to the brand new UK justice in addition to equality fund, to spread the word to others in addition to be a catalyst for change. Everyone can make a difference by using your platform, your voice in addition to your power as a changemaker.” So far, the U.K. Justice in addition to Equality Fund has reached 1.5 million British pounds of its 2 million goal. 

Watson made a big statement by walking the Golden Globes red carpet last month with Imkaan Executive Director Marai Larasi, telling ET that will the Time’s Up movement was “unprecedented.”

“I think that will there’s just been This kind of incredible breakthough on This kind of, in addition to women are talking to one another in addition to we’re forming communities, in addition to we feel so strong together,” she said. 

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