10 Surprising things about Emma Stone

Real Name 

Emma Stone is actually a stage name. Her birth name is Emily Jean Stone. She chose the name "Emma" as her stage name because she felt it was more memorable and easier to pronounce. 

Early Comedy Career 

Before gaining fame as a film actress, Emma Stone began her career in comedy. She was a cast member on the VH1 reality show "In Search of the New Partridge Family" and later appeared in comedy sketches on YouTube. 

Alopecia Struggle 

Emma Stone has spoken openly about her battle with alopecia, an autoimmune condition that can lead to hair loss. She started losing her hair at a young age 

Superbad Connection 

Emma Stone's breakout role came in the comedy film "Superbad" (2007), where she played Jonah Hill's love interest.  

Music Videos 

She has appeared in music videos for several popular artists. She appeared in the music videos for the songs "Anna" by Will Butler and "Black in White" by Aziz Ansari. 

Unscripted Audition 

For her role in the film "Easy A" (2010), Emma Stone's audition was so impressive that the filmmakers later revealed they used her audition tape as the final scene in the movie. It's a rare instance of an unscripted audition making it into the final cut of a film. 

Academy Award Win 

Emma Stone won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the film "La La Land" (2016). She played the character Mia 

Voice Acting 

In addition to her on-screen roles, Stone has done voice acting for animated films. She provided the voice for the character Eep in the "The Croods" film series. 

Fear of Spiders 

Emma Stone has a well-known fear of spiders, which she has discussed in interviews. In fact, she once recounted a humorous story about how she discovered a massive spider in her home and enlisted a friend to remove it. 

Charitable Work 

Emma Stone is involved in various charitable causes. She has supported organizations such as Stand Up to Cancer, Planned Parenthood, and the Child Mind Institute. 

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