Emily Blunt

Emily Blunt

Movie Actress

Emily Olivia Leah Blunt is a British actress. She is the recipient of several accolades, including a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, in addition to nominations for three British Academy Film Awards. Forbes ranked her as one of the highest-paid actresses in the world in 2020.

Full Name
Emily Olivia Leah Blunt
Feb 23, 1983
5' 7"
Net Worth


Emily Olivia Leah Blunt was born on February 23, 1983 in London, England. She is the second of four children of Joanna Mackie and barrister Oliver Simon Peter Blunt. Her mother is a former teacher and her father is a barrister who specialize in tax law, both parents studied at Oxford University. Blunt began acting at the age of 16 after attending a drama school in London. She made her film debut in My Summer of Love (2004).

Blunt received critical acclaim for her role in The Devil Wears Prada (2006), for which she earned her first Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture. In 2007, she starred alongside Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway in the musical comedy-drama, Into the Woods. From 2009 to 2015, she appeared as secret agent Rachel Dalton in the British television series Edge of Tomorrow and its sequel. For her performance in Sicario (2015), she earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

In 2018, Blunt starred opposite Lin-Manuel Miranda in Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel to Disney's 1964 film Mary Poppins. For this role she won the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress and was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and three Golden Globe Awards including Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. 

Some other notable films that feature Blunt include The Adjustment Bureau (2011), Looper (2012) Animal Crackers (2017), A Quiet Place (2018) and Jungle Cruise (2020). Additionally, Blunt lent her voice to two animated films: Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) and My Little Pony: The Movie (2017).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1983</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Emily Blunt is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On February 23, 1983, Emily Blunt was born in London, England. She is the second of four children.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Acting Debut</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Debuts onscreen in ITV's Boudica.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2005</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Breakout Role in The Devil Wears Prada</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starred opposite Meryl Streep and Anne Hathaway in the comedy The Devil Wears Prada.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Marries John Krasinski</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Marries actor John Krasinski in Como, Italy.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Receives Golden Globe Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Receives a Golden Globe Award for her role in the film Salmon Fishing in the Yemen.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lead Role in The Girl on the Train</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Leads the cast in the mystery thriller The Girl on the Train.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Lead Role in A Quiet Place Part II</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starred in the sequel to A Quiet Place, A Quiet Place Part II.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Emily Blunt is an incredibly talented actress who has starred in a variety of films and television shows. Her performances are always captivating, and she often breathes life into characters that could be flat or forgettable.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Emily Blunt is a charismatic actress who can bring energy to any role. She has the ability to make her characters feel real and relatable, which draws audiences in and makes them care about her characters.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's Inspiring</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Emily Blunt is an inspiring actress who has been able to break through stereotypes and show that strong female characters can stand alongside male heroes in action movies. She has also been able to portray a range of different characters, from comedic roles to dramatic ones.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Dual British and American Citizen</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2015, Emily Blunt was granted dual citizenship in England and the United States.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Was Discovered in a Play</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Emily Blunt was discovered for her acting talents when she performed in The Royal Family at the Royal National Theatre.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Film Debut with Meryl Streep</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Emily Blunt made her film debut alongside Meryl Streep, Stanley Tucci and Anne Hathaway in 2006's The Devil Wears Prada.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Received an Oscar Nomination</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2015, Emily Blunt received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in the film Sicario.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Married John Krasinski</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Emily Blunt married actor John Krasinski in 2010 and they have two daughters together.</p></div>


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