Emma Watson glad people accept her in other roles

Updated: Oct 01, 2012, 18:08 PM IST

Los Angeles: Actress Emma Watson is ecstatic that her fans are accepting her in different roles.

Watson, 22, played a magic arts student in the ‘Harry Potter’ movies for 10 years. After that her first big role is in director Stephen Chbosky`s ‘Perks Of Being A Wallflower’.

"It`s exciting to me that people are seeing me in a different way because it means they`re allowing me space to grow and change," a website has quoted Watson as saying.

"They`re having an open mind to the fact that there might be other sides of me which they haven`t really seen and that haven`t been explored yet," Watson said.

She also features in director Sofia Coppola`s ‘Bling Ring’, based on real life group that robbed celebrity houses.