Superbad co-stars Jonah Hill as well as also also Emma Stone are reuniting in their brand new Netflix original series Maniac, as well as also also listening to the Wolf of Wall Street actor marvel over getting to work with the La La Land star makes which clear how great which was to be collaborating together Just as before.
ET’s Kevin Frazier spoke with the close friends as well as also also co-stars at the premiere of Maniac at Center 415 in brand new York City on Thursday, as well as also also Hill had nothing although love as well as also also praise for his former on-screen love interest.
“Honestly one of the crazy things you realize — as well as also also I’ve been thinking all about which because of tonight — will be we’ve been friends for a decade, we worked together 12 years ago, as well as also also then we’ve been friends for which long,” Hill reflected. “as well as also also when your friends get successful they’re always doing films so you never get to actually actually hang out which often.”
After Superbad put Hill as well as also also Stone on the map, they both went on to cultivate incredible as well as also also acclaimed careers, with Hill earning two Oscar nominations — first for his work in Moneyball as well as also also then The Wolf of Wall Street — as well as also also Stone winning the coveted golden trophy for La La Land two years after getting her first nom for Birdman.
“She’s so not bad, so brilliant,” Hill continued. “I get to be friends with artists I actually admire, which’s pretty amazing. as well as also also watching someone I’ve been friends with for so long become so gifted as well as also also so recognized will be special.”
As for Stone, there was no shortage of love on her end as well.
“I think Jonah’s incredible as well as also also I was just so excited to get to work with him again,” the actress shared.
In Maniac, the pair play two volunteers who submit to undergo clinical testing on a brand new pharmacological drug which promises to cure all their problems, although there could be some hidden side effects.
The series also sees Hill as well as also also Stone embody a variety of different unique characters, all rocking different styles as well as also also evoking different personalities.
“Getting to do all of which together [with Hill], as well as also also discover all those people together, was actually a blast,” Stone shared.
Their upcoming brand new show, Maniac, premieres Sept. 21 on Netflix.