Emma Stone honed dance skills to play tennis great Billie Jean King
September 23, 2017 | 8:10 PM
by Reuters
Emma Stone will be seen in the movie Battle of the Sexes.

Emma Stone admits she's never been a sports player, so when she was asked to play former world tennis No. 1 Billie Jean King in the movie "Battle of the Sexes," the Oscar-winning actress approached it from a different direction - dancing. King, by contrast, who pioneered the fight for equal pay in tennis more than 40 years ago, pictured herself in Stone's position as she worked with the actress to portray her character.

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