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Watson re-teaming with Potter's Yates for new movie

Emma Watson is re-teaming with Harry Potter director David Yates for a new movie, according to a U.S. report.

The British actress, who played Hermione Granger in the long-running wizard franchise, has reportedly signed up to appear in new drama Your Voice in My Head.

Watson is said to be playing a suicidal girl in the film who is saved by a psychiatrist suffering from cancer and Deadline.com reports it will also be Yates' next project.

The actress and filmmaker worked together on the final four Potter movies.

Movie bosses are reportedly eyeing stars including George Clooney and Tom Hanks to take on the psychiatrist role.