Emma Stone stars in the quirky comedy 'Paper Man' as a high schooler who loves to set trash cans on fire and who befriends a failed novelist (Jeff Daniels) with an imaginary friend.

The good and sane news is that Stone shares none of those eccentric qualities. The 21-year-old actually preferred to be homeschooled, never played with fire, and acts out fantasy friends rather than imagining them.

Despite having a personality she describes as cautious, she was fearless enough to jump into the frigid waters of Montauk in the middle of November for a scene in the film. But Stone's ultimate risk was seven years ago, when she presented her parents with a Power Point pitch to move to Hollywood.

Read the interview after the jump.
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