Emily Blunt



Place of birth:

Wandsworth, London, England, UK:


Emily Olivia Leah Blunt (born 23 February 1983) is a British actress. Her accolades include a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, in addition to nominations for two British Academy Film Awards. Educated at Hurtwood House in Dorking, Blunt made her acting debut in a 2001 stage production of The Royal Family. She went on to appear in the television film Boudica (2003) and portrayed Queen Catherine Howard in the miniseries Henry VIII (2003). She made her feature film debut in the drama My Summer of Love (2004). Blunt's breakthrough came in 2006 with her starring roles in the television film Gideon's Daughter and the comedy-drama film The Devil Wears Prada. The former won her a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and the latter earned her a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. Blunt's profile continued to grow with leading roles in the period film The Young Victoria (2009), the romantic comedy Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011), the science fiction films The Adjustment Bureau (2011), Looper (2012), and Edge of Tomorrow (2014), and the musical films Into the Woods (2014) and Mary Poppins Returns (2018). She received critical acclaim for playing a principled FBI agent in the crime film Sicario (2015), an alcoholic in the thriller The Girl on the Train (2016), which earned her a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and a survivalist mother in the horror film A Quiet Place (2018). For the latter, which was directed by her husband John Krasinski, she won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Film Credits

Jungle Cruise (2021)
as Dr. Lily Houghton
A Quiet Place Part II (2021)
as Evelyn Abbott
Prinzgemahle - Im Schatten der Krone (2021)
as Queen Victoria (archive footage)
Wild Mountain Thyme (2020)
as Rosemary
Animal Crackers (2020)
as Zoe Huntington (voice)
Her Effortless Brilliance: A Celebration of Lynn Shelton Through Film and Music (2020)
as Self
David Blaine: The Magic Way (2020)
as Self
Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
as Mary Poppins
Mary Poppins Returns: Behind the Magic (2018)
as Herself
A Quiet Place (2018)
as Evelyn Abbott
Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
as Juliet (voice)
My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)
as Tempest Shadow (voice)
The Girl on the Train (2016)
as Rachel Watson
The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)
as Freya
Sicario (2015)
as Kate Macer
Into the Woods (2014)
as Baker's Wife
Edge of Tomorrow: Creatures Not of This World (2014)
as Herself
Edge of Tomorrow: Weapons of the Future (2014)
as Herself
Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
as Rita
Looper (2012)
as Sara
Arthur Newman (2012)
as Mike Fitzgerald
The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
as Violet Barnes
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2012)
as Harriet Chetwode-Talbot
The Muppets (2011)
as Miss Piggy's Receptionist
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
as Iris
The Adjustment Bureau (2011)
as Elise Sellas
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
as Juliet (voice)
Gulliver's Travels (2010)
as Princess Mary
Wild Target (2010)
as Rose
The Wolfman (2010)
as Gwen Conliffe
Curiosity (2009)
as Emma
The Young Victoria (2009)
as Queen Victoria
The Great Buck Howard (2008)
as Valerie Brennan
Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
as Norah Lorkowski
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
as Jane Liddle
Dan in Real Life (2007)
as Ruthie Draper
The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)
as Prudie
Wind Chill (2007)
as Girl
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
as Emily
Irresistible (2006)
as Mara
Gideon's Daughter (2005)
as Natasha
The Strange Case of Sherlock Holmes & Arthur Conan Doyle (2005)
as Jean Leckie
My Summer of Love (2005)
as Tamsin
Poirot: Death on the Nile (2004)
as Linnet Ridgeway
Foyle's War - War Games (2003)
as Lucy Markham
Boudica (2003)
as Isolda
Live Die Repeat and Repeat ()
as Sgt. Rita Vrataski
Not Fade Away ()
as Rebecca Alexander
Ball and Chain ()
as Mallory Bulson
Upcoming Female Pinkerton Agent Film ()
as Kate Warne
Jungle Cruise 2 ()
as Dr. Lily Houghton

Production Credits

Don Jon (2013)
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Creative Consultant
Upcoming Female Pinkerton Agent Film ()
Executive Producer