"He was calling to thank me for traveling to Iowa in October 2007 to volunteer for the campaign. I was very professional the whole time we spoke, then I hung up the phone -- or so I thought -- and started squealing for about 15 seconds. I later found out from a friend who was with him that he listened to the shrieking and laughed the entire time," Wilde admits.
The newly single "Tron: Legacy" actress (she recently separated from her husband of eight years, Italian prince Tao Ruspoli) has been linked to heartthrob Ryan Gosling, but she tells the mag she is focusing more on her professional life then her personal life these days. She is hoping to branch out into uncharted territory with the next role she takes on.
"In the past year or so, I've played really strong women. Next, I'd like to explore someone who is more open -- a woman who has to learn to fight," Wilde tells the mag.
For her entire interview and her sexy photo spread, grab the April issue of Cosmo, on stands now.