Emma Stone With her striking beauty and sincere talent, Emma Stone is claiming her role as one of Hollywood’s most sought out actresses. Stone recently wrapped production on the Warner Bros comedy, Crazy, Stupid, Love in which she stars opposite Steve Carell and Ryan Gosling. The film is slated for release on April 22nd, 2011.
Stone is currently in production for DreamWorks’ The Help. The film is an adaptation of Kathryn Stockett’s New York Times best selling novel. In the story of three women set in the deep south of 1962, Stone will portray ‘Skeeter,’ a recent college graduate searching for purpose and her beloved maid ‘Constantine’ who has gone missing. This film also stars Viola Davis and Bryce Dallas Howard and is being directed by Tate Taylor. The Help is also slated for release in 2011.
In addition to the aforementioned films, Stone is currently lending her voice to the DreamWorks Animation comedy The Croods along with Ryan Reynolds and Nicholas Cage. The Croods is about a prehistoric society in which one man’s leadership is threatened by new inventions such as fire. This film is slated for release on March 30th, 2011.
She can soon be seen in the Screen Gems comedy Easy A. Inspired by The Scarlet Letter, Easy A tells the story of ‘Olive’ (Stone), a high school student who relies on the school’s rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing. The film is slated for release on September 17th.
Stone was most recently seen in Film Colony’s independent drama Paperman opposite Jeff Daniels and Ryan Reynolds. In this film, Emma portrayed ‘Abby,’ a blunt, spunky teenager who, while still coping with the death of her twin sister, develops a relationship with a struggling writer who moves to town. The Variety stated, “…the filmmakers have a ringer on the roster in the form of young actress Stone.” The Hollywood Reporter added, “Stone is an attractive young actress who shows considerable depths of emotions in portraying a troubled teen with a disturbing past.”
Emma’s film credits include the Twentieth Century Fox animated comedy, Marmaduke, Sony’s hit comedy Zombieland, the Warner Brothers romantic comedy Ghosts of Girlfriends Past, the Columbia Pictures/Happy Madison hit comedy, The House Bunny, Twentieth Century Fox’s The Rocker and the Judd Apatow comedy Superbad where she portrayed the love interest of Jonah Hill.
Stone’s television credits include Twentieth Century Fox’s “Drive” and the VH1 series, “In Search of the Partridge Family.” She’s also guest-starred on series such as “Malcolm in the Middle,” “Medium,” “Lucky Louie,” and “The Suite Life of Zach and Cody.”
Native of Arizona, Emma currently resides in New York.