Emma Watson took to Twitter to deny persistent rumors claiming the British actress will play the lead in the film version of "Fifty Shades of Grey."

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Focus Features said last week casting had not started yet for the big-screen adaptation of the erotic bestseller. However, buzz built during the weekend the 22-year-old former "Harry Potter" heroine is set to play Anastasia Steele in "Grey."

"Who here actually thinks I would do 50 Shades of Grey as a movie? Like really. For real. In real life," Watson tweeted during the weekend.

"Good. Well that's sorted then."