Emma Stone is an American actress who was born and raised in Scottsdale Arizona. She is best known for her charming and witty roles in several popular comedies. She started her acting career as a child and burst into fame when at 11 years, she acted in Wind in the Willow and from there, everything is history. She has ended up and she is best known for her roles in acting in films like CrazyStupid, The Help, and The Amazing Spider-man. For this, she has received several awards, including an Oscar nomination for her performance in “Birdman”. Due to her love for acting, she dropped out of high school after only studying for one semester. She moved to Los Angeles where she did a PowerPoint presentation titled “Project Hollywood” in relation to Madonna’s song “Hollywood”. This tactic did work for her and at the age of 15 years , January 2004, she moved with her mother to an apartment in Los Angeles.
Emily Jean “Emma” Stone was born in Scottsdale, Arizona on November 6, 1988. Her mother Krista Yeager is a homemaker while her father, Jeffrey Charles Stone was a CEO and a contracting company founder. When her grandfather, who is of Swedish descent migrated to the United States of America through Ellis Island, her surname was anglicized to stone. She is of mixed origin: Swedish from her paternal grandfather, German, English, Irish and Scottish descent. At age 11 she was already a star through the movie The Wind in the Willow. While in middle school, she acted in more than 16 productions. Some of the productions include Alice in Wonderland, The Princess, and the Pea, and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Her TV breakthrough came when she won the part of Laurie Partridge in the VH1 reality/talent show in 2004. It led to her getting other several TV roles in the years that followed.
She attended an all-girls catholic high school where she learned for only one semester after which, she dropped out to pursue her passion for acting. From there, she moved to Los Angeles, where she completed her schooling at home while spending her days auditioning.
Emma Stone’s net worth as at 2016 is $9 million.
- Birth Name : Emily Jean Stone
- Nickname: Emma Stone
- Occupation: Actress
- Date of Birth: November 6, 1988
- Age: 28
- Place of Birth: Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
- Parents: Krista Stone, Jeff Stone
- Siblings:Spencer Stone
- Marital Status: Single
- Birth Sign: Scorpio