Emily Blunt is an outstanding British entertainer. She is best known for her performances in movies such as The Devil Wears Prada (2006) as Emily Charlton, Edge of Tomorrow (2014) as Sergeant Rita Vrataski, Into the Woods (2014) as Baker’s Wife, and A Quiet Place (2018) as Evelyn Abbott. She has been honoured with nominations of various prestigious awards.

She was named as the Best Female Scene-Stealer for her acting in The Devil Wears Prada.

Quick Info
Full NameEmily Olivia Leah Blunt
Date of Birth23 February 1983
Birth PlaceLondon, England
NationalityBritish
Parent(s)Oliver Blunt and Joanna Blunt
OccupationActress
Age37 Years
Height5 feet 7.5 inch (1.71 m)
Spouse(s)/Partner(s)John Krasinski ​(m. 2010)​
Children2 (Hazel Grace, and Violet)
Net worthUS $80 million

Early Life and Bio

Emily was born on the 23rd of February, 1983 in Wandsworth, London, England. Her father’s name was Oliver Blunt and her mother’s name was Joanna Blunt. Her father worked as a barrister and her mother was a former actress and teacher. She grew up with three siblings, an elder sister named Felicity, a younger brother named Sebastian, and a younger sister named Susannah. Her father is among the high profile barristers in England and had an annual estimated income of more than $1 million.

Emily had a habit of stammering starting from the age of eight. She continued to struggle with it for the next seven years until her school teacher advised her to start acting classes so that she could overcome her stuttering.

Emily Blunt

Education: School/College

Emily Blunt had her primary education from the Ibstock Place School in Roehampton. Similarly, when she was 16, she did her higher education from a private sixth-form college i.e. Hurtwood House in Surrey. The college is famous for its arts program.

Personal Life: Husband

In 2005, Emily Blunt was dating a Canadian singer named Michael Buble. They first met each other at Logie Awards, Melbourne, and dated each other for 3 years. Even though the pair had a home together in Vancouver, Canada, they broke up in 2008. However, the reason behind their break up isn’t known yet.

Similarly, shortly after that, she met John Krasinski, the actor from The Office. The lovely couple met with the help of a mutual friend at a restaurant in Los Angeles. The couple got engaged in 2019 and got married on the 10th of July, 2010 at George Clooney’s estate in Lake Como, Italy. The pair has been blessed with two daughters named Hazel Grace, aged 6, and Violet, aged 4.

Movies

Emily’s debut movie was the 2004’s My Summer of Love as Tamsin. After that, she has starred in numerous amazing movies. She got her first breakthrough from the 2006’s The Devil Wears Prada as Emily Charlton. It was this movie that got her the recognition that she needed and deserved.

She started appearing in countless amazing and awesome movies after that like Gulliver’s Travels (2010) as Princess Mary, Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) as the voice of Juliet, The Five-Year Engagement (2012) as Violet Barnes, Looper (2012) as Sara, Edge of Tomorrow (2014) as Sergeant Rita Vrataski, Into the Woods (2014) as Baker’s Wife, Sicario (2015) as Kate Macer, The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016) as Freya, A Quiet Place (2018) as Evelyn Abbott, Mary Poppins Returns (2018) as Mary Poppins, A Quiet Place Part II (2020) as Evelyn Abbott.

She is also coming as Lily Houghton in 2021 in Disney’s Jungle Cruise starring Emily Blunt, Jack Whitehall, and Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. The movie is currently in the post-production phase.

Emily Blunt

Edge of Tomorrow

Edge of Tomorrow is an action-thriller movie directed by Doug Liman and starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, and Brendan Gleeson. The movie earned $370.5 million in the box office. This was a huge movie for the career of Emily Blunt. The movie’s budget was $178 million. The movie was rated 7.9 by IMDb.

Television Shows

Emily Blunt has only done few television shows so far. Her first television show was Boudica (2003) where she played the role of Isolda. She has done TV shows like Henry VIII (2003) as Catherine Howard, Gideon’s Daughter (2006) as Natasha, The Simpsons (2009) as the voice of Juliet, Saturday Night Live (2016) as herself, and a few others.

Achievements

Emily Blunt has been nominated countless times for her performance in movies. She has been nominated two times for AACTA Awards, three times for BAFTA Awards, Seven times (won once) for Critics’ Choice Movie Awards, three times for Empire Awards, six times (won once) for Golden Globe Awards, won the Gotham Awards once, four times (won once) for Satellite Awards, five times (won once) for Saturn Awards and three times (won once) for SAG Awards.

These are just a few of the awards that she has been nominated for or won. She has won and is nominated for numerous other prestigious awards.

Emily Blunt

Nationality and Physical Stats

Emily’s nationality is British and also holds the citizenship of America while her ethnicity is White. She follows the religion of Anglican or Episcopalian.

Emily Blunt is 37 years old as of 2021. The actress has a slim build with a height of 1.71 m or 5 feet 7 and a half inch and a weight of 52 kg or 115 lbs.

Similarly, her chest size is 34 inches, waist size is 23 inches and hips size is 35 inches. She wears size 9 US shoes and her dress size is 4 US. 

She has beautiful blue eyes with dark brown hair.

Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

What is Emily’s Net worth?

Emily Blunt has earned quite a handsome amount of money through her brilliant performances in the movies. It won’t come off as a surprise that she has a net worth of $80 million.

 

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