Emma Stone

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Emma Stone (born Emily Stone in 06.11.1988)
Emma Stone is an American actress known for her roles in 'Zombieland', 'Easy A', 'The Help' and 'The Amazing Spider-Man'.

Emma Stone: Acting Childhood
Emma Stone was born in Scottsdale, Arizona. Her parents were Krista and Jeff who was a contractor.
She attended Sequoya Elementary School and Cocopah Middle School while being a member of the Valley Youth Theatre. She was then home schooled for two years while she appeared in plays with the theatre group.
She attended Xavier College Preparatory but dropped out in the first year in order to move to LA and continue her acting career while she was home schooled.

Emma Stone: Acting Career
Emma Stone's first television role was for the pilot episode of 'The New Partridge Family' 2005. She won the role after appearing on VH1 talent show 'In Search of the New Partridge Family'.
Her first regular role was on Fox drama 'Drive' in which she starred as Violet Trimble. She auditioned for 'Heroes' put lost the part to Hayden Panettiere.
Her feature film debut came with the 2007 comedy 'Superbad' in which she played Jonah Hill's character's love interest.
She learned bass to play band member Amelia in 2008's 'The Rocker' and appeared as a sorority president in 'The House Bunny'.
In 2009, she played the title character in 'Ghosts of Girlfriends Past' and starred alongside Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson in 'Zombieland'.
In 2010, she voiced Mazie in 'Marmaduke' and had a leading role in the comedy 'Easy A' alongside Amanda Bynes for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe.
She worked with the 'Easy A' director, Will Gluck, again in 2011's 'Friends with Benefits' and had starring roles in 'Crazy, Stupid, Love' and 'The Help' that same year.
2012 saw Emma play Gwen Stacy in 'The Amazing Spider-Man' where she met her current boyfriend Andrew Garfield.
She is yet to appear in 2013 movies 'The Croods' as the voice of main character cavegirl Eep and 'Gangster Squad'.

Emma Stone: Personal Life
Emma Stone is in a relationship with Andrew Garfield who worked with her on 'The Amazing Spider-Man'.
Her husky voice is due to a baby colic she had whereby her persistent screaming and crying caused her to have calluses on her vocal cords.
She now lives in Greenwich Village, New York City.
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16th October 2014 -

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29th August 2014 -

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'Birdman' stars Emma Stone and Edward Norton made their arrivals on the red carpet at the movie's premiere held at the 71st Venice Film Festival. The comedy drama is set for UK release in January...

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20th August 2014 -

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12th August 2014 -

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12th August 2014 -

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Emma Stone is reportedly going to be the next Hollywood star to take her talents to a live stage production. The 25 year-old actress is in talks to make her Broadway debut in ‘Cabaret’ as...

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6th August 2014 -

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24th July 2014 -

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In ‘Magic in the Moonlight’ - the latest comedy from Woody Allen – Colin Firth applied his bumbling British charm to Stanley (alias: Wei Ling Soo), a British stage magician and master illusionist, brought to...

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24th July 2014 -

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22nd July 2014 -

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18th July 2014 -

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17th July 2014 -

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7th July 2014 -

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Taylor Swift has yet again proven her flair for getting people together after having hosted a star-packed yet sophisticated Independence Day bash at her Rhode Island mansion. Lena Dunham, Emma Stone, Andrew Garfield, Hart of...

Michael Keaton v Edward Norton: What We Learnt From The ‘Birdman’ Trailer

16th June 2014 -

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13th June 2014 -

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13th June 2014 -

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11th June 2014 -

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10th June 2014 -

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Reports are surfacing that our favourite Hollywood couple, Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield, are engaged. The pair have been dating for over two years and it’s being reported by Star Magazine that the couple were...

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23rd May 2014 -

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