Emily Blunt is a British actress who has won a Golden Globe Award, a Critics' Choice Movie Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award throughout her career. She has also been nominated for British Academy Film Awards three times. Blunt has been married to former The Office actor John Krasinski with who she co-starred in the horror film, A Quiet Place, in 2018.
Emily Blunt was born as Emily Olivia Leah Blunt on February 23, 1983, in London, the United Kingdom, to parents Joanna Mackie and Oliver Simon Peter Blunt. Her father is a barrister while her mother is a former actress and teacher.
She was raised with her three siblings, brother Sebastian Blunt and sisters Felicity Blunt and Susannah Blunt. Her grandfather Peter Blunt is was a major general and her paternal uncles Crispin Blunt is a conservative member of Parliament for Reigate.
Age the age of 14, Blunt started stuttering but thanks to her school teacher who helped her manage her stuttering problem through acting. She attended the American Institute for Stuttering.
Blunt studied at Ibstock Place School in Roehampton, London. After he schooling, when she turned 16, she joined an arts program in the Hurtwood House college in Surrey.
Emily Blunt made her acting debut with a stage production of The Royal Family in 2001. Later in 2003, she appeared in the television film Boudica (2003) and played the role of Queen Catherine Howard in Henry VIII.
She made her feature film debut with the role of Tamsin in My Summer of Love in 2004. Her breakthrough role was in the 2006 television film Gideon's Daughter and the comedy film The Devil Wears Prada.
Blunt has notably appeared in the horror film, A Quiet Place, in 2018, alongside her husband John Krasinski. She has won a Golden Globe Award and been nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress.
In October 2021, she was cast to appear in Christopher Nolan's upcoming biographical film Oppenheimer which is set to release in 2023.
Emily Blunt has been married to American actor John Krasinski. The actors met in November 2008 through a mutual pal and shortly started a romantic relationship. During The Ellen DeGeneres Show in 2011, her husband Krasinski told the host that it was love at first sight when he saw Blunt.
The couple walked down the aisle on July 10, 2010, one year after their engagement in August 2009. The two exchanged wedding vows in a private wedding ceremony in Como, Italy.
The romantic couple shares two children, daughters Violet Krasinski, 5, and Hazel Krasinski, 8, together. They currently reside in New York City.
Emily Blunt has amassed a huge amount of fortune throughout her acting career. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Blunt and her husband has a combined net worth of $80 million.
She and her husband also own a mansion worth $15.3 million in Brooklyn, New York. They previously had a house in Los Angeles.