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1 Feb, 2015

Angeleno cover

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Munn appears on the cover of February 2015 issue of Angeleno. She talks about her passion for becoming an actress during childhood and her favorite food.

I’m an over-orderer. I usually get a wonton soup, the red curry with chicken, a pad Thai, and egg rolls; and I also like pineapple fried rice and also barbecue ribs.

1 Nov, 2014

Self cover

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Munn appears on the cover of the November 2014 issue of Self magazine. She talks about The Newsroom, kindergarten, and how she stays in shape.

I remember being in kindergarten and him telling me it was stupid to think I could even be an actress. He said it in a very factual way. He was like, ‘You’d have to be beautiful, smart and talented. And you’re not.’ I just thought, If somebody else can do it, why can’t I?

1 May, 2014

Allure cover

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c436ri1ldjh4hj1Munn appears on the cover of the May 2014 issue of Allure magazine. She talks about strip clubs and her boyfriend Joel Kinnaman.

If there was ever going to be a girl who would want her man to bring home a RoboCop suit, it would be me. Joel is truly fantastic in it.

20 Aug, 2013

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Elle Magazine interviews Munn about peoples opinions on whether or not she deserves her success.

I think there is a conversation that stems from the fact that I didn’t take a normal path to get here. I came out to LA and I didn’t know anybody. I grew up in a military family of five kids. We didn’t have a lot of money. My mom didn’t encourage me to go into theater or do any of those things. I’m first generation American. I came out to California, and I tried to do the best with the opportunities I was given. I don’t think the discussion is really about whether or not I’m pretty, or whether I can be considered smart and funny.

1 Feb, 2011

Maxim cover

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mx_sweet16_feb11_olivia_slide_0Munn appears on the cover of the February 2011 issue of Maxim magazine. This is her second cover of the magazine.

1 Jan, 2010

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covergallery_0110_olivia_wilde_slideMunn appears on the cover of the January 2010 issue of Maxim magazine. She talks about whether she is dating someone and when she discovered she was a nerd.

I think it was eighth grade. I was in a military family, so by the time I was 13 I’d lived in six different places. I remember looking around that year and realizing that the one group that always takes you in is the geeks.