Emma Stone Reveals Her Perfect Britney Spears Impression, and the Truth About Ryan Gosling

Emma Stone shows off her fabulous dance moves, belts out a killer Britney Spears impression, and admits to crying in front of Tom Hanks.

Released on 10/17/2016

Credits

Starring: Emma Stone
Producer: Nickolas James and Sheena Rao

Created by: Joe Sabia Shot on location at The Charlie Hotel, West Hollywood, CA

Transcript

00:00
[Interviewer] Alright, here we are.
00:01
Let's see.
00:03
Okay.
00:06
(buzzes)
00:07
[Emma] Hello?
00:08
[Interviewer] Hey, it's that guy from Vogue 73 Questions.
00:10
I'm here to ask you 73 questions.
00:12
[Emma] I'll be there in two seconds.
00:13
(buzzes)
00:15
[Interviewer] Okay, let's do this.
00:18
[Interviewer] Hey! Emma!
00:18
How's it going?
00:19
[Interviewer] Hey.
00:20
Good to see you.
00:21
[Interviewer] It's good to see you.
00:22
And it's great to see you here in sunny Los Angeles.
00:24
Yes.
00:25
[Interviewer] What's the best thing
00:25
about being in Los Angeles?
00:27
The weather and my friends.
00:29
[Interviewer] What's the worst thing
00:30
about being in Los Angeles?
00:31
The smog and my enemies.
00:34
[Interviewer] What's Hollywood really like?
00:35
It's a mixed bag.
00:37
[Interviewer] What's the best thing about New York City?
00:39
The plays.
00:40
[Interviewer] What country in the world
00:41
would you love to visit?
00:43
Oh man, there's too many to name.
00:45
Let's go with Costa Rica.
00:46
[Interviewer] Name one thing you can't live without.
00:49
Love, in whatever form that takes.
00:52
[Interviewer] What's one thing
00:53
you like to have with you on set?
00:55
Headphones, and a lot of caffeine.
00:57
[Interviewer] What's one cause that is dear to your heart?
00:59
Gun control.
01:00
[Interviewer] What's the funniest thing
01:01
you've ever read about yourself on the internet?
01:03
Oh, I once read that I look like a fish
01:05
inside of a chicken, smoking a cigarette,
01:08
which is...
01:09
I mean.
01:10
[Interviewer] I see the resemblance.
01:11
It's uncanny.
01:12
[Interviewer] Uncanny.
01:13
It really is.
01:14
You wanna come in?
01:15
[Interviewer] Yeah, let's do it.
01:16
Welcome.
01:17
[Interviewer] What a charming apartment you have.
01:19
Thank you very much.
01:20
You wanna have a seat?
01:20
[Interviewer] Yes, let's do that.
01:22
What's your favorite color?
01:23
Probably red.
01:25
[Interviewer] What hair color
01:26
do you enjoy having the most?
01:27
Probably red.
01:28
[Interviewer] Who's the funniest person you know?
01:30
I think Jesse Eisenberg is one
01:31
of the funniest people in the world.
01:34
[Interviewer] Who's made you most starstruck?
01:37
Diane Keaton, Lorne Michaels, Tom Hanks.
01:40
I cried in front of all three of them.
01:42
[Interviewer] What's Ryan Gosling really like in person?
01:44
Bloodthirsty.
01:46
And vengeful.
01:48
You want a beer?
01:49
[Interviewer] I'd love one.
01:49
Great.
01:50
[Interviewer] How do you like your coffee?
01:51
First thing in the morning.
01:53
[Interviewer] What historical figure
01:53
would you love that coffee with?
01:55
Gilda Radner.
01:56
[Interviewer] What historical figure
01:57
would you love to have a cocktail with?
01:59
Mr. Andrews from Titanic.
02:01
Although I always picture Mr. Andrews from Titanic
02:04
as Victor Garber in the movie Titanic,
02:06
so I think maybe I just want to have
02:08
a drink with Victor Garber.
02:10
[Interviewer] What have you learned
02:11
about being an actress?
02:12
A lot of things.
02:14
Mostly that if you take care of yourself
02:16
and you pay attention, the better you'll be.
02:19
[Interviewer] What movie made you want to be an actress?
02:21
A lot.
02:22
The Jerk, Annie Hall, Hocus Pocus, Beetlejuice.
02:26
Do you want your beer?
02:27
[Interviewer] Yeah, thank you.
02:28
This is great.
02:29
Thanks so much.
02:30
Who do you want to shoot a love scene with?
02:32
Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront.
02:34
[Interviewer] What's your dream role?
02:36
Martha, in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
02:38
[Interviewer] What's the best thing
02:39
about being nominated for an Oscar?
02:40
The Lego Oscar that I actually got to keep.
02:42
[Interviewer] Where do you keep all your acting awards?
02:44
I'm never not holding this.
02:47
[Interviewer] That is a real
02:49
Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award.
02:51
Yeah, it is.
02:51
Yeah, it is.
02:52
[Interviewer] What's your favorite sport?
02:54
Basketball.
02:55
This is kaleidoscope.
02:57
[Interviewer] No.
02:57
Yeah.
02:58
Mm-hmm.
02:59
[Interviewer] Do you have any tattoos?
03:00
Just this one.
03:01
[Interviewer] Alright.
03:02
What's your favorite app?
03:03
Dubsmash, obviously.
03:05
[Interviewer] Well, I just happen to have Dubsmash
03:06
on my phone.
03:07
You do?
03:08
[Interviewer] Of what? I do.
03:09
Of James Corden singing Amazing Grace.
03:13
♫ Amazing grace, how sweet the sound
03:20
♫ That saved a wretch like me
03:27
[Interviewer] You're giving him a run for his money.
03:29
What's your favorite holiday to celebrate?
03:32
Maybe National Put Your Dog in a Raincoat Day.
03:35
Oh, and with that, let's go upstairs.
03:38
[Interviewer] What's your favorite thing to eat?
03:39
French fries and brussel sprouts,
03:41
not necessarily at the same time.
03:43
[Interviewer] What's your least favorite thing to eat?
03:45
Beets and anything with mayonnaise.
03:48
[Interviewer] What was your first job?
03:50
I baked dog treats in a dog bakery.
03:53
[Interviewer] What was the name of your first pet?
03:55
Norman and his sister Chelsea.
03:57
They were blonder versions of Ren basically.
03:59
[Interviewer] Ren?
04:00
Who is Ren?
04:01
Ren is my dog, who you will meet in one moment.
04:03
[Interviewer] Who's your style icon?
04:05
No on in particular,
04:06
but I do always find that I want to be dressed
04:08
like my friend Mara Roszak.
04:10
[Interviewer] What did you wear to your first prom?
04:13
I didn't go to prom,
04:14
but if I had I probably would have worn pant suit.
04:18
[Interviewer] What is your favorite
04:19
fashion trend of all time?
04:21
Tiny boots.
04:22
[Interviewer] What's the worst fashion trend of all time?
04:24
Drop-crotch pants.
04:25
That's just my opinion.
04:26
No offense.
04:27
[Interviewer] Do you have a morning beauty ritual?
04:30
That's when I apply the prosthetics.
04:32
[Interviewer] What's is your must-have beauty product?
04:33
Sheet masks.
04:35
[Interviewer] What's the worst beauty trend
04:36
you've ever tried?
04:37
Those rhinestone tattoos from the 90s.
04:40
[Interviewer] What's your favorite thing to wear?
04:41
Jeans.
04:42
Oh!
04:43
(laughs)
04:44
[Interviewer] Okay.
04:45
I should have guess.
04:46
[Interviewer] What's the priciest thing
04:47
you've ever splurged on.
04:48
My apartment.
04:49
Not this one.
04:49
[Interviewer] Do you play any musical instruments?
04:51
No.
04:52
[Interviewer] Prove it.
04:54
Okay.
04:56
(plays flute)
05:01
[Interviewer] Yeah, you definitely
05:01
don't know how to play--
05:02
Yeah, I'm no good.
05:03
[Interviewer] Alright.
05:04
You want to meet Ren?
05:05
[Interviewer] Yeah.
05:06
Okay.
05:07
[Interviewer] What is your favorite book of all time?
05:08
Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters by J. D. Salinger.
05:10
[Interviewer] If you could live in any era,
05:12
what would it be?
05:13
I always thought it would be the 20s,
05:15
but then I realized that it's kind of easy to idealize times
05:18
and forget about typhoid.
05:21
[Interviewer] What is something you always travel with?
05:23
A book and water.
05:24
[Interviewer] If you're stuck in a deserted island,
05:25
what's the one thing you couldn't live without?
05:28
A boat to leave that island.
05:30
[Interviewer] What's your favorite television show
05:31
of all time?
05:33
Huff with Hank Azaria and Oliver Platt.
05:35
It was two seasons, it was brilliant.
05:38
[Interviewer] What is your favorite
05:39
plot twist in any movie?
05:40
I loved the plot twist in Planes, Trains and Automobiles.
05:42
[Interviewer] Oh.
05:43
Yeah.
05:44
(dog whimpers)
05:45
Ren, come here.
05:46
Hi.
05:47
[Interviewer] Hi, Ren.
05:48
This is Ren.
05:49
[Interviewer] What a gorgeous dog.
05:50
Yeah.
05:51
[Interviewer] What's the first thing you did this morning?
05:52
Meditated.
05:54
[Interviewer] How would you describe
05:54
yourself in three words?
05:55
Probably very (beep) cool.
05:59
[Interviewer] What's your favorite slang?
06:01
Sit.
06:01
Do you know slang is actually slang for short language?
06:06
♫ The more you know
06:08
Are you going to put that jingle in--
06:09
[Interviewer] I'll put the jingle in.
06:10
Yup.
06:11
[Interviewer] Do you have a favorite hobby?
06:14
I mean my hobbies are a little embarrassing so.
06:17
I would say reading.
06:18
[Interviewer] What's your favorite exercise?
06:20
Jazzercise.
06:21
[Interviewer] What's your spirit animal?
06:22
Dragon.
06:23
[Interviewer] Serena Williams said she love
06:24
to give you a tennis lesson.
06:25
How do you feel about that?
06:27
Yes, please.
06:28
A Happy National Dress Up Your Pet In The Raincoat Day.
06:31
[Interviewer] Congrats, Ren.
06:32
Hey, ask me what my favorite dance move is?
06:33
[Interviewer] What's your favorite dance move?
06:34
I'm so glad you asked that.
06:36
I was just thinking.
06:40
♫ I put y'all
06:42
[Interviewer] Wow.
06:43
I've been practicing that for a really long time.
06:44
[Interviewer] Impressive.
06:45
Can you give me your best impression of someone famous?
06:48
♫ Oh baby baby, how was I supposed to know
06:54
[Interviewer] That's maybe more impressive than the last.
06:55
It's Britney, yeah.
06:56
[Interviewer] What is your go to karaoke song?
06:59
Tom's Diner seems like it would be a good karaoke song,
07:02
just surely for the fact
07:03
that you can't get it out of your head.
07:04
So it's kind of...
07:05
It's a mean karaoke song.
07:06
It's a mean--
07:07
[Interviewer] What other song
07:08
do you know all the words to?
07:09
I'm pretty great with Happy Birthday.
07:11
[Interviewer] If you were a rap artist
07:12
what would your stage name be?
07:14
MC EM C.
07:17
[Mara] Hey, Emma, I've got a question.
07:19
That's Mara Roszak!
07:21
That's Mara Roszak.
07:23
What's the biggest surprise you've ever had?
07:25
[Emma] Birth.
07:26
Hey, Emma!
07:27
Who is your favorite superhero?
07:29
[Emma] It's still Spider-Man, Petra.
07:31
Hey, Emma, do you have a secret talent?
07:34
[Emma] I can type a hundred words per minute, right?
07:36
[Interviewer] Wow.
07:37
[Girls] Thanks, Emma.
07:38
Thanks, guys!
07:39
So that's a new one.
07:42
We didn't plan that at all.
07:43
[Interviewer] I got to end this down.
07:45
What's something most people don't know about you?
07:47
I think there's a lot of thing people don't know about me.
07:48
But that's the whole point of 73 Questions, right?
07:51
[Interviewer] Yeah, it's kind of true.
07:53
Emma, if you turn to your left on this plasma TV,
07:55
you'll see a man asking you a question.
07:58
(baby crying)
07:59
Hey, Emma.
08:00
My baby, Grant, won't stop crying.
08:02
What bedtime stories should I read him?
08:04
Oh, I Love You Forever.
08:06
[Interviewer] That's a good one.
08:07
Okay, thank you.
08:08
Yeah.
08:09
[Interviewer] Do you have any nicknames?
08:11
People mostly call me Em, and my real name is Emily,
08:14
Emma is actually short for that.
08:16
So just please call me Emily.
08:17
[Interviewer] If your life was a song,
08:18
what would the title be?
08:19
I just steal from Coldplay and say Don't Panic.
08:22
[Interviewer] What's the best
08:23
piece of advice you ever received?
08:24
One day at a time.
08:25
[Interviewer] What advised would you give
08:26
your teenage self?
08:27
Stop with the self tanner.
08:29
That's enough.
08:30
[Interviewer] What's the best gift you've ever received?
08:31
A handmade rocking chair.
08:33
[Interviewer] What's the best gift
08:34
you've ever given someone?
08:35
I think my presents is the best present.
08:39
No, I should start buying people gifts.
08:41
Yeah, okay.
08:42
[Interviewer] What's your worst habit?
08:43
I'm not great with texting people back.
08:45
[Interviewer] Alright, last question.
08:46
Question number 73.
08:47
Can you show me your best magic trick?
08:50
You want a magic...
08:51
I mean...
08:52
[Interviewer] Lay it on me.
08:54
Ooh.
08:55
[Interviewer] Oh, the disappearing thumb thing.
08:57
Come on, that's not
08:58
your best magic trick. You don't like it?
08:59
Well...
09:00
[Interviewer] Like that can't be your...
09:02
Holy (beep)!
09:06
Um, okay, Emily.
09:08
Thanks for coming over.
09:09
[Interviewer] Thanks so much.
09:10
Yeah, it was great.
09:11
[Interviewer] Alright.
09:11
Have a great day.
09:12
Bye-bye.
09:13
[Emma] Bye.
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