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The Best Episodes of WIRED's Autocomplete Interviews  

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There's nothing like procrastinating on YouTube by watching your favorite celebrities answer questions that you may or may not have Googled yourself. Thanks to WIRED's Autocomplete Interviews, there's no shortage of videos featuring the web's most searched questions about the best celebrities and celebrity pairs. With the help of these videos, we get to find out the answers to salacious bits of trivia like "where is Ryan Reynolds from" (Canada, obviously), and does "Charlie Day play hockey" (he used to!). 

The best episodes of WIRED's Autocomplete Interviews, of which there are many, are a hilarious combination of charming celebrities answering inconsequential questions as well as the most obscure, poorly-worded questions you can imagine. With so many celebrities having appeared on the show and its countless episodes, from musicians to actors to comedians, you can be sure that there's an autocomplete interview that scratches your exact itch. Especially if that itch is knowing whether or not Anna Kendrick is related to Kendrick Lamar.

So get your googling fingers ready and be prepared to have your mind blown when you find out the answer to the 'question' "Brie Larson Lady Gaga," because it's time to rank the celebrities answering the World's Most Searched Questions.

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David Dobrik (born July 23, 1996) is an American YouTuber from Slovakia. He has received over 5,000,000 subscribers on his main YouTube channel and was previously part of a collaborative channel ...more
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Pulp Fiction, Django Unchained, Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s with films such as Jungle Fever, Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, ...more
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The Shawshank Redemption, Se7en, Driving Miss Daisy
Morgan Freeman is an American actor, film director, and narrator. Freeman has received Academy Award nominations for his performances in Street Smart, Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank ...more
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Spy, Real Steel, Morning Glory
Curtis James Jackson III, better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper, singer, entrepreneur investor and actor from New York City. Born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of the ...more
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Big Daddy, The Suite Life on Deck, Eight Crazy Nights
Cole Sprouse is an actor.
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The Office, Inside Out, Wreck-It Ralph
Vera Mindy Chokalingam (born June 24, 1979), known professionally as Mindy Kaling, is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer. From 2005 to 2013, she played Kelly Kapoor in the NBC ...more
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Gilmore Girls, Mike & Molly, Spy
Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, writer and producer. McCarthy first gained recognition for her role as Sookie St. James on the television series Gilmore Girls. On the ABC ...more
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Interstellar, The Wolf of Wall Street, Dallas Buyers Club
Matthew David McConaughey is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his breakout role in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused, and went on to appear in films such as ...more
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V for Vendetta, Black Swan, Léon: The Professional
Natalie Portman is an Israeli-born American actress, producer, and director. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno, but mainstream ...more
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How I Met Your Mother, The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Jacoba Francisca Maria "Cobie" Smulders-Killam is a Canadian actress. She is best known for her roles as Robin Scherbatsky on the television series How I Met Your Mother and Maria Hill ...more
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Million Dollar Baby, The Hurt Locker
Anthony D. Mackie is an American actor. He has been featured in feature films, television series, and Broadway and Off-Broadway plays, including Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Drowning Crow, McReele, ...more
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, August Rush, The Spiderwick Chronicles
Alfred Thomas "Freddie" Highmore is an English actor. He is best known for his roles in the films Finding Neverland, Five Children and It, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Arthur and ...more
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Elizabeth Koshy (born March 31, 1996) is an American actress, YouTube personality and comedian. She stars as Violet Adams in the Hulu original television series Freakish (2016–present). Among ...more
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Gaten John Matarazzo III (born September 8, 2002) is an American actor. He began his career on the Broadway stage as Benjamin in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, and as Gavroche in Les ...more
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Nine to Five, Klute, Monster-in-Law
Jane Fonda is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model and fitness guru. She is a two-time Academy Award winner. In 2014, she was the recipient of the American Film ...more
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Horrible Bosses, Arrested Development, Juno
Jason Kent Bateman is an American actor, director and producer who rose to prominence as a high-profile teen actor in the 1980s, in sitcoms such as Silver Spoons and The Hogan Family, before ...more
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Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Independence Day
Jeffrey Lynn "Jeff" Goldblum is an American actor. His career began in the mid-1970s and he has appeared in major box-office successes including The Fly, Jurassic Park and its sequel ...more
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Shawn Peter Raul Mendes (born August 8, 1998) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. He gained a following in 2013, posting song covers on the video-sharing application Vine. The following year, ...more
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WWF Raw, The Marine, 12 Rounds
John Felix Anthony Cena is an American professional wrestler, rapper and actor signed to WWE, where he is the current WWE United States Champion in his fourth reign. Cena is the public face of ...more
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The Office, Away We Go, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
John Burke Krasinski is an American actor, director and screenwriter. He is known for his role as Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom The Office. His film credits include Away We Go, Leatherheads, ...more
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Anna Karenina, Grand Theft Auto V, Pan
Cara Jocelyn Delevingne is an English fashion model, actress, and singer. Born in London in 1992, she began her modelling career at a young age. British Vogue called her the "star ...more
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Notting Hill, Closer, Erin Brockovich
Julia Fiona Roberts is an American actress and producer. She became a Hollywood star after headlining the romantic comedy Pretty Woman, which grossed $464 million worldwide. After winning two ...more
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Kendrick Kang-Joh "Ken" Jeong, M.D. is an American actor, comedian and physician. He is best known for his roles as Ben Chang on the critically acclaimed NBC comedy series Community ...more
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Queer Eye Cast Elliot Loves
Antoni Porowski is an actor.
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Do No Harm
Lin-Manuel Miranda is an American composer, rapper, lyricist, and actor. He wrote the Broadway musical In the Heights, for which he won numerous accolades, including a Tony and a Grammy Award. ...more