"My dad's whole philosophy, my mum's too, is start with the reins out, and if you do something that should break the trust, then the reins come in - instead of starting the reins in and letting them out - which is awful because it turned me into Pinocchio. That's the only thing that bugged me about it - I can't lie." Easy A actress Emma Stone blames her relaxed upbringing for her inability to tell tales.