Emma Stone

Emily Jean "Emma" Stone (born November 6, 1988) is an American actress. She made her feature film debut in Superbad (2007). She has co-starred in The House Bunny (2008), Zombieland (2009), and Kieran and Michelle Mulroney's Paper Man (2009). In 2010, Stone made her leading debut in Easy A, for which she received a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. Afterwards, Stone co-starred in notable films including Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011), Tate Taylor's The Help (2011) as Eugenia "Skeeter" Phelan, The Amazing Spider-Man film series (2012, 2014) as Gwen Stacy, and the animated film The Croods (2013), where she voiced Eep. 


In 2014, Stone reprised her role as Gwen Stacy in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and co-starred in Woody Allen's Magic in the Moonlight and Alejandro González Iñárritu's Birdman. Her performance in Birdman earned her nominations for the SAG, Golden Globe, BAFTA and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. On November 11, 2014, she made her Broadway debut as a replacement in the role of Sally Bowles in Cabaret, in which she will lead until February 2015.In 2013, Stone signed on to co-star in Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu's black comedy Birdman with Michael Keaton and Edward Norton, as Sam Thomson, the recovering-addict daughter of actor Riggan Thomson (Keaton), who becomes his assistant. 

The film began principal photograpy in New York City in mid-April 2013 and was released on October 17, 2014 and received critical acclaim, especially Stone, Keaton and Norton's performances. Stone received numerous accolades for her role, including nominations for the Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award and Critics' Choice Award for Best Supporting Actress. In June 2013, she dropped out of Guillermo Del Toro's horror film Crimson Peak and was replaced by Mia Wasikowska. In May 2013, it was announced that Stone had signed on to co-star in Woody Allen's romantic comedy Magic in the Moonlight with Colin Firth, set in the 1920s, shot on the French Riviera, as Sophie Baker, a psychic whom Stanley Crawford (Firth), a magician is asked to expose as a fraud. The film was released on July 25, 2014 by Sony Pictures Classics.

In May 2014, it was announced that Stone had signed on to collaborate with Woody Allen again and co-star in Allen's mystery comedy-drama with Joaquin Phoenix, Parker Posey and Jamie Blackley that filmed from July to August 2014 in Newport, Rhode Island. In August of the same year, it was announced by the Roundabout Theater Company that Stone had signed on to make her Broadway debut with Alan Cumming in the revival of the musical Cabaret as Sally Bowles, taking over the role from Michelle Williams.