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    If You’re Watching “The Nevers,” Then We’ve Gotta Talk About James Norton in “Little Women” Too

    My heart can't handle this!

    In case you've been living under a rock: A new show called The Nevers just dropped on HBO.

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    Basically, The Nevers is about women in Victorian London who have various supernatural abilities — and it's totally badass.

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    But today, I'm here to talk about actor James Norton, who plays Hugo Swann in the series.

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    Look at that smile!

    Before James became the indulgent playboy Hugo...

    James Norton in ornate pajamas in The Nevers
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    ...he was stealing hearts as John Brooke in Greta Gerwig's Little Women!

    James Norton on the beach in Little Women
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    He played Laurie's dreamy tutor, who then goes on to marry Emma Watson — oops, I mean Meg March!

    James Norton and Emma Watson talking in Little Women
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    Husband! Material!

    Emma Watson and James Norton in Little Women 2019
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    I want Hugo Swann to break my heart...

    James Norton as Hugo Swann in The Nevers
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    ...and I want John Brooke to tell me everything's gonna be okay.

    James Norton and Emma Watson embracing in LIttle Women
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    Okay, that is all. I think I need to go lie down.

    James Norton posing on the red carpet
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