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The Best Episodes of WIRED's Autocomplete Interviews

Updated June 13, 2019 860 votes 66 voters 1.1k views60 items

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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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  • 1
    Deadpool, Green Lantern
    25
    10

    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    NationalityCanada

    Ryan Rodney Reynolds (born October 23, 1976) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, film producer, and screenwriter. He began his career starring in the Canadian teen soap opera Hillside and had...  more
  • 2
    Captain America: The First Avenger, The Avengers
    18
    6

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Christopher Robert Evans (born June 13, 1981) is an American actor. Evans is known for his superhero roles as the Marvel Comics characters Steve Rogers / Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic...  more
  • 3
    Game of Thrones, Barely Lethal
    16
    6

    BirthplaceNorthampton, United Kingdom

    NationalityEngland

    Sophie Turner (born February 21, 1996) is an English actress. Turner is best known for her role as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones, which earned her a Young Artist...  more
  • 4
    Harry Potter film series, Miracle Workers
    16
    9

    BirthplaceFulham, London, England

    NationalityEngland

    Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor and producer. He is known for playing the titular protagonist in the Harry Potter film series, based on the novels by J. K....  more
  • 5
    Up in the Air, Pitch Perfect
    16
    12

    Age36

    BirthplacePortland, Maine, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child actress in theater productions. Her first starring role was in the 1998 Broadway musical...  more
  • 6
    Mad Max: Fury Road, Warm Bodies
    13
    7

    BirthplaceWokingham, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Nicholas Caradoc Hoult (born December 7, 1989) is an English actor. His body of work includes supporting work in big-budget mainstream productions and starring roles in independent projects in both...  more
  • 7
    Interstellar, The Wolf of Wall Street
    11
    5

    Age51

    BirthplaceUvalde, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Matthew McConaughey (; born November 4, 1969) is an American actor and producer. He first gained notice for his supporting performance in the coming-of-age comedy Dazed and Confused (1993), which is...  more
  • 8
    The Bourne Identity, Saving Private Ryan
    10
    4

    Age51

    BirthplaceCambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Matthew Paige Damon (born October 8, 1970) is an American actor, film producer and screenwriter. He is ranked among Forbes magazine's most bankable stars and is one of the highest-grossing actors of...  more
  • 9
    Neighbours, About Time
    10
    5

    BirthplaceGold Coast, Australia

    NationalityAustralia

    Margot Elise Robbie (born 2 July 1990) is an Australian actress and film producer. She has received nominations for an Academy Award and three BAFTA Awards. In 2017, Time magazine named her one of...  more
  • 10
    Pulp Fiction, Django Unchained
    10
    5

    Age72

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and film producer. A recipient of critical acclaim and numerous accolades and awards, Jackson is the actor whose films have made the...  more
  • 11
    Christopher Hemsworth (born 11 August 1983) is an Australian actor. He rose to prominence playing Kim Hyde in the Australian TV series Home and Away (2004–07) before leaving to begin a film career in...  more
  • 12
    Bridesmaids, Everybody Hates Chris
    11
    6

    BirthplaceFlint, Michigan, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Terry Alan Crews (born July 30, 1968) is an American actor, comedian, activist, artist, and former American football player. Crews played Julius Rock on the UPN/CW sitcom Everybody Hates Chris. He...  more
  • 13
    V for Vendetta, Black Swan
    10
    6

    BirthplaceJerusalem, Israel

    NationalityUnited States of America, Israel

    Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag; June 9, 1981) is an actress and filmmaker with dual Israeli and American citizenship. She is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award...  more
  • 14
    Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Million Dollar Baby
    9
    6

    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony Dwane Mackie (born September 23, 1978) is an American actor. He has been featured in films, television series and Broadway and Off-Broadway plays, including Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Drowning...  more
  • 15
    Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain, Ride Along
    10
    7

    BirthplaceNorth Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Kevin Darnell Hart (born July 6, 1979) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and producer. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Hart began his career by winning several amateur comedy...  more
  • 16
    Mad Men, The Town
    12
    11

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jonathan Daniel Hamm (born March 10, 1971) is an American actor, best known for playing advertising executive Don Draper in the AMC television drama series Mad Men (2007–2015). For much of the...  more
  • 17
    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, he...  more
  • 18
    The Shawshank Redemption, Se7en
    11
    9

    Age84

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, film director, and film narrator. Freeman won an Academy Award in 2005 for Best Supporting Actor with Million Dollar Baby (2004), and he has...  more
  • 19
    The Office, Away We Go
    8
    5

    Age42

    BirthplaceNewton, Massachusetts, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    John Burke Krasinski (; born October 20, 1979) is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. Besides appearing in and making feature films, he is known for his role as Jim Halpert on the...  more
  • 20
    Shake It Up!, The DUFF
    10
    8

    BirthplacePembroke Pines, Florida, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Annabella Avery Thorne (born October 8, 1997), known as Bella Thorne, is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child model. Thorne played Ruthy Spivey in the television series My...  more
  • 21
    Hell's Kitchen, Kitchen Nightmares
    10
    8

    BirthplaceGlasgow, Scotland, UK

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Gordon James Ramsay (born 8 November 1966) is a British chef, restaurateur, writer, television personality and food critic. He was born in Johnstone, Scotland, and raised in Stratford-upon-Avon,...  more
  • 22
    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 Misérables. He...  more
  • 23
    Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park
    9
    7

    Age69

    BirthplaceWest Homestead, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum (; born October 22, 1952) is an American actor and musician. He has starred in some of the highest-grossing films of his era, such as Jurassic Park (1993) and Independence Day...  more
  • 24
    The Silence of the Lambs, Elysium
    7
    4

    Age58

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Alicia Christian "Jodie" Foster (born November 19, 1962) is an American actress, director, and producer. She has received two Academy Awards, three British Academy Film Awards, two Golden Globe...  more
  • 25
    The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2
    8
    6

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Rami Said Malek (English: ; Arabic: رامي سعيد مالك‎, Arabic: [ˈɾɑːmi sæˈʕiːd ˈmæːlek]; born May 12, 1981) is an American actor and producer. His breakthrough role was as computer hacker Elliot...  more