"Mack is just a normal, down-to-earth guy who has nothing to do with Hollywood and Emma loves that," an insider told The Sun."She was left really hurt by her break-up with Matthew and it's taken her more than a year to feel ready to start again with somebody.Besides for that brief (albeit epic) moment when Hermione was reportedly linked to Prince Harry, Emma Watson hasn't dated anybody since her split from rugby player Matthew Janney in 2014.But now, it looks like our forever girl crush may have developed a new crush of her own: Watson is reportedly dating American entrepreneur William "Mack" Knight.Knight is 35, which makes him a full 10 years older than Watson.(She's always seemed wise beyond her years, though.)They've got the Ivy Leagues in common."They're really happy with each other and see each other whenever Emma does not have work commitments." Meanwhile, the women's rights advocate has just been appointed a visiting fellow at Oxford alongside fellow Hollywood star Benedict Cumberbatch.
The split was devastating for the actress, but she and Knight have been dating for the last four months, during which time he visited Watson in her home town of Oxford for New Year, reports uk."She was left really hurt by her break-up with Matthew and it's taken her more than a year to feel ready to start again with somebody.(Photo Credit: Getty Images) Emma previously opened up to about what she described as a "horrendous" breakup from Matt, who she dated for a year before calling it quits last January."I felt really uncomfortable," she explained of their allegedly mutual decision to split.The news source (which is the same publication responsible for this epic Kate Middleton Photoshop fail) claimed that His Royal Hotness, 30, enlisted the help of friends to help set him up with the 24-year-old actress after she split from her British rugby player boyfriend, Matthew Janney, this past year. marrying a Prince not a prerequisite for being a Princess." 3. We're happy for you, Grace Kelly, but Emma would be the best actress-turned-princess of all time!"WORLD Remember that little talk we had about not believing everything written in the media?! Not to mention, 20 years from now the buzz around their made-for-TV love story could break the Internet or whatever kids will be using then.