DOB: November 6, 1988
Background: Stone was born in Arizona, where she was a member of the regional theater Valley Youth Theater, in which she performed in her first stage production, "The Wind in the Willows," when she was eleven years old. She would appear in more than a dozen additional productions at the theater. She moved to California with her mother when she was fifteen to pursue acting.
Filmography: She played guest starring roles on TV shows like "Medium" and "Malcolm in the Middle" before becoming a regular on the short-lived series "Drive" in 2007. Her big-screen debut was in the Judd Apatow-produced "Superbad," which she followed with performances in "The House Bunny," "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past," and "Zombieland." Her breakthrough came in 2010, when she starred in the high school comedy "Easy A," for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe. This year she has co-starring roles in "Crazy, Stupid, Love" and "Friends with Benefits," as well as the lead role in "The Help," adapted from the bestselling novel by Kathryn Stockett. She has been cast as Gwen Stacy in the reboot of the "Spider-Man" franchise.
Golden Globe Awards:
Best Film Comedy/Musical Actress Nomination
"Easy A" (2011); lost to Annette Bening ("The Kids Are All Right")
SAG Awards: Win - Best Film Ensemble ("The Help," 2012)
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