Who is Emily Blunt?
Emily Blunt is an English-American actress and she is popularly known for appearing in movies such as Sicario, The Huntsman: Winter’s War, The Girl on the Train, Mary Poppins Returns, Jungle Cruise and The Wolf man.
Biography and Education
Emily Blunt was born Emily Olivia Leah Blunt on the 23rd of February, 1983 in Wands worth, London, England and she was born to Joanna who was a former actress and teacher and to his father Barrister Oliver Simon Peter Blunt, she grew up with three siblings named Felicity, Sebastian and Susannah and her grandfather was major-General Peter Blunt, and she also had an uncle named Crispin Blunt who was a conservative member of Parliament for Reigate.
From the age of 7 to 14, Blunt had difficulties talking as she struggled with stuttering, but according to her, it was one of her School teachers who helped her to overcome the struggle by involving her in different School plays and dramas, Blunt attended the Ibstock Place School which is located in Roehampton, Southwest London, at the of 16 she went on to attend Hurtwood House in Dorking, Surrey which is a private College that focuses mainly on Arts and it was there that her acting talent was discovered.
Movies and Career
Emily Blunt made her acting debut in November, 2001 on the play The Royal Family where she played the role of Gwen, in 2003 she made her screen debut on the British television drama Boudica, in 2004 she starred as Tamsin in the Independent British drama My Summer of Love, in 2005 she starred alongside Billy Nighy in Gideon’s Daughter, she then went on to appear opposite Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway in the comedy Movie The Devil Wears Prada, in 2007 she starred in Wind Chill which is a horror film, The Jane Austen Book club, Dan in Real life and Charlie Wilson’s War.
In 2008, Emily Blunt appeared in two films Sunshine Cleaning and she played the role of Norah Larkowski and she then starred in The Great Buck Howard, in 2009, Blunt played the role of Queen Victoria in The Young Victoria which was directed by Jean-Marc Vallee, she then starred in Curiosity which is a short film, she voiced the titular character in the television series Angelina Ballerina: The Next Step, in 2010 she starred in the film The Wolf man, in 2011 she appeared in the comedy movie Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, in 2012 she starred in The Five Year Engagement which was directed by Nicholas Stoller, in 2014 she starred in Edge of Tommorow, she played the role of the baker’s wife in The Walt Disney’s film Into the woods, in 2015 she starred in Sicario, in 2016 Blunt appeared in The Huntsman: Winter War alongside Jessica Chainstain and Charlize Theron.
She then provided voice in the 2017 animated film Little Pony: The Movie, in 2015 she starred alongside her husband John Krasinski in the movie A Quiet Place, in 2020, Blunt starred alongside Dwayne Johnson in Jungle Cruise and over the years she has appeared in many more movies and television series and shows.
Emily Blunt and her husband actor John Krasinski began to date in November, 2001, they got engaged in August, 2009 and married on the 10th of July, 2010 at a private wedding ceremony in Como, Italy.
Emily Blunt attended the Hurtwood House College in Dorking, Surrey and it is a private sixth form College best known for its performing arts programme.
Emily Blunt was born to a dad named Oliver Simon Peter Blunt and he worked as a barrister and to a mother named Joanna who is a former model, actress and teacher and she also grew up with three siblings who included two sisters named Felicity Blunt and Susannah Blunt and a brother named Sebastian Blunt.
Emily Blunt is a married man and she is married to famous actor John Krasinski and they got married on the 10th of July, 2010 in Como, Italy.
Emily Blunt is the mother of two daughters named Hazel Krasinski who was born in 2014 and Violet Krasinski, born in 2016.
Emily Blunt and her family currently reside in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Blunt is of American and British nationality and white ethnicity.
Height, Weight and Personal Looks
Emily Blunt stands at a height of 5 ft 9 inches, she weighs 68kg, she is fair in complexion, has blonde hair color and blue eye color.
Zodiac and Birthday
Emily Blunt was born on the 23rd of February, 1983, so that means she celebrates her birthday on the 23rd of February each year and her zodiac sign is Pisces.
Social Media Presence
Emily Blunt became famous in 2001 and ever since then she has built up a solid social media fan base for herself and as of recent she has over 3 million Twitter followers, over 4 million Instagram followers and she is also active on Snapchat and a host of other social media networks.
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Ever since becoming famous, Emily hasn’t been attached to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Awards and Nominations
In 2007, Blunt won the Golden Globe Awards for best supporting actress in a series, miniseries or television film, in 2006 she was nominated for best actress in a supporting role and the Golden Globe Award for best supporting actress in a motion picture, in 2009 Emily was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for best actress in a motion picture in the drama category, Critic Choice Movie Award for best actress, in 2009 she won the BAFTA Britannia Award for best British artiste of the year.
In 2014, Blunt won the Critics Choice Movie Award for best actress in an action movie and also got nominated for Golden Globe Award for best actress in a motion picture in comedy or musical, in 2015 she was nominated for Critics Choice Movie Award for best actress in an action movie, in 2016 she was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Female Actor Award and The BAFTA Award for best actress and over the years she has won many awards.
Emily Blunt Net Worth and Salary
Emily Blunt net worth is estimated to be $34 million and she earns over $12 million as salary annually and her net worth accumulated due to the success in her career as an actress and for appearing in movies such as The Young Victoria, Curiosity, The Wolf man and Salman Fishing in the Yemen.
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