Emma Watson is fully willing to enchant us onscreen, as well as give fans plenty of behind-the-scenes peeks at her jet-set job, but there鈥檚 one area of her life that we apparently won鈥檛 be getting deets on any time soon. When it comes to who she鈥檚 dating, the popular actress would rather keep things to herself 鈥 and she has a very specific reason for never, ever talking about her boyfriend.

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First, yes, Emma Watson has a boyfriend. This might be a fact that is a total surprise to some fans, which isn鈥檛 a shock. The actress is pretty private, and isn鈥檛 one to talk about him or their relationship. At all. Sitting down for a chat with Vanity Fair for a new cover story, the 26-year-old former Harry Potter star (who is currently charming the world as Beauty and the Beast鈥檚 Belle) revealed that when it comes to her personal life, 鈥淚 want to be consistent.鈥

And how does that relate to her love life? She continued by explaining, 鈥淚 can鈥檛 talk about my boyfriend in an interview and then expect people not to take paparazzi pictures of me walking around outside my home. You can鈥檛 have it both ways.鈥

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However, she admitted that when you鈥檙e a celeb, the line between your personal life and professional life can be blurred. 鈥淚鈥檝e noticed, in Hollywood, who you鈥檙e dating gets tied up into your film promotion and becomes part of the performance and the circus. I would hate anyone that I were with to feel like they were in any way part of a show or an act.鈥 Totally fair.

So, while we鈥檙e not likely to hear much (or anything) about Emma Watson鈥檚 fella, we can鈥檛 help but wonder who the lucky man is.

What do you think about Emma Watson鈥檚 reason for not talking about her boyfriend publicly? Let us know @BritandCo!

(h/t Refinery29; photo via VCG/Getty)