Called It! Turns Out Our Dream Emma Watson-Lena Dunham Friendship Is Already a Reality

Wish granted! Emma Watson and Lena Dunham responded to a recent PEOPLE article detailing why they’d make great friends by confirming their BFF status has already been solidified.

The actresses took to Twitter to confirm their friendship, writing to PEOPLE and each other.

“Dear @LenaDunham and @EmWatson, we think you would make a great pair of friends,” PEOPLE Tweeted last Monday.

Emma Watson Reveals She Took a Weeklong Vow of Silence After 'Horrendous' Split from Matt Janney

When dealing with breakups, most people drown their feelings – in chocolate, ice cream, or The Notebook. Not Emma Watson.

Emma Watson Says Becoming a U.N. Goodwill Ambassador Gave Her a 'Sense of Peace'

Emma Watson has played many roles throughout her acting career, but she says the one that’s given her the greatest sense of purpose is that of U.N. Goodwill Ambassador.

Watson, 25, opens up about her work with the United Nations in an interview for Vogue U.K.’s September issue.

“Part of me relaxed after I took on that position, it gave me a sense of belonging and purpose,” Watson tells the mag.

Be Our Guest and Take a Look! Luke Evans and Josh Gad Wrap Up Filming on Beauty and the Beast

Emma Watson Reunites with Former Harry Potter Costar David Thewlis in Regression (VIDEO)

Regression is not quite the Harry Potter reunion fans might have been waiting for, but the horror film shows a whole new side of Emma Watson.

Nigel Barker: What My Mom (and Emma Watson!) Taught Me About Gender Equality

It may have the feminine prefix, but as Emma Watson has told us, feminism isn’t just about women.

Watson’s memorable U.N. speech, calling for both sexes to fight for gender equality, launched the HeForShe movement, which encourages men to take action, too. Following her speech, lots of famous men, including Harry Styles, Russell Crowe and Tom Hiddleston, expressed their support for Watson and HeForShe’s cause.

25 Times Emma Watson Said Everything Better Than We Ever Could

Emma Watson turns 25 Wednesday, which means we’re celebrating by eating a lot of cake and simultaneously asking ourselves, “What have we even accomplished with our lives?”

Answer: Not as much as the talented, clever, crazy-successful Watson has in just 25 years. (We repeat: 25 years. Two-and-a-half decades. A zillion dog years.)

First Look: The New Beauty and the Beast Cast Mugs for Instagram

“Can’t wait for you to be our guest.”

That’s how Josh Gad, 34, captioned a photo showing the principal cast from the upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast, hinting at the animated original’s famous song.

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Emma Thompson Will Play Mrs. Potts in Beauty and the Beast

Emma Thompson will portray Mrs. Potts in the upcoming live-action retelling of Beauty and the Beast, Disney announced in a statement released to PEOPLE.

Is there anyone better suited to the role of a doting, wisdom-dispensing mother who has no qualms about using hot tea as a weapon in a crisis?