Emma Stone wants to be called by her real name from now on: That would be so cute

Emma Stone admitted that she “would like to be addressed” by her real name – Emily.

The “La La Land” star revealed that she prefers her birth name to her stage name during an interview with The Hollywood Reporter published on Wednesday.

“I would love to be Emily,” she said, sitting next to “Curse” co-star Nathan Fielder.

Stone, 35, explained that she originally decided to use the name “Emma Stone” because another SAG-AFTRA actress had already taken the name Emily Stone.

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“Then I felt terrible about two years ago. For some reason, I was like, ‘I can’t do this anymore.'” Just call me Emily.

The actress claimed that people she knows and works with call her by her first name.

“Nathan calls me Em, which is easier,” she added.

However, if a fan approached the “Easy A” star and recognized her as Emma, ​​she wouldn’t correct her.

Many fans praised Stone for returning to her real name with one Write on X“It’s nice that Emily Stone is asking fans to call her by her real name! It’s sad that her profession requires a unique name.

Another wrote: “I’ll call you Emily from now on x**xx.”

Before her acting career, there was a time when Stone didn’t mind being called Emma due to her infatuation with the Spice Girls’ Emma Lee Bunton, also known as Baby Spice.

“When I was growing up, I was very blonde, and my real name is Emily, but I wanted to be called Emma because of Baby Spice, and guess what? And now I am,” she said during an episode of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon in 2018.

“It wasn’t necessarily because of her, but yeah, in second grade, did you go to the teacher on the first day and ask her to call me Emma? Yes, I did,” the two-time Oscar winner added.

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