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    Posted on Mar 4, 2016

    27 Things You Need To Know About Anya Taylor-Joy

    The Witch star takes our Q&A!

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    What’s the first thing you do when you wake up in the morning?

    [Have a] cup of black coffee and at least 15 minutes dedicated to happy dancing. Nothing quite like it.


    What's the one word you are guilty of using too often?

    "Literally" and "epic." Together. So, "Literally epic." Does that still count?


    What is the last thing you searched for on Google?

    “What noise does a mongoose make”... don't ask.


    Who is the last person that called or texted you?

    My best friend — apparently there’s a Grumpy Cat rival.


    What's the wallpaper on your phone and/or computer?

    Patricia Arquette and Christian Slater in True Romance. "Oh Clarence you’re soooooo cool" gets me everytime.


    What is your TV guilty pleasure?

    I don't actually watch that much TV, but I was OBSESSED with Dawson's Creek growing up. And Freaks and Geeks. And 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. Wow. Good times.


    What's the first CD you bought?

    I genuinely have no idea…but the last one I got was Lord Huron's Lonesome Dreams. It's damn good.

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    And what music are you currently listening to?

    Currently can’t get over Ben Howard's Radio1 live lounge cover of "Call Me Maybe." First time I heard it I legitimately squealed with happiness.


    What is the one food you cannot resist?

    Truffles. Ohmygod truffles. Truffles.


    What movie makes you laugh the most?

    Undercover Blues. Been making me laugh since I was teeeeeensy.


    What toppings do you like on your pizza?

    Uhhhh…usually I’d be chill and just ask for a heck ton of cheese but there's this vegan truffle pizza from this restaurant in Philly that's just (insert Macaulay Culkin cat emoji).


    What drives you absolutely crazy?

    Prejudice. Cruelty to animals. Being too warm.


    What was your first online screen name?

    Oh god — I think it was like, "Kinki Taylor-Joy." Cause I was 11. And clearly hilarious.


    What’s the last thing you copied & pasted on your phone?

    An AMAZING GIF of Prince being sassy. It’s bomb.


    What’s your favorite curse word?

    Wayyyyy too tough. I swear like a sailor.


    What's your favorite emoji?

    Just one?! Unicorn. Or pizza. Or twisty snake. Breaded shrimp?


    Pick one: Kittens or puppies?

    Kittens.

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    New York or Los Angeles?

    New York.


    Twitter or Instagram?

    Instagram.


    Netflix and chill or just Netflix?

    If Netflix and chill could here mean ‘watching movies with my puppy,’ I’m down.


    Bacon or Nutella?

    Neither?


    Beyonce or Rihanna?

    Both boss ass women I respect and admire.


    Britney or Christina?

    Xtina — my friend does an amazing impression.


    Hannah Montana or Lizzie McGuire?

    Lizzie!


    Coffee or tea?

    Coffee.


    2 am or 2 pm?

    2 am...


    And finally: tell us a secret.

    Oh Buzzfeed…then it wouldn't be a secret anymore would it? <3

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    Catch Anya in The Witch, in theaters now!

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