English-American actress Emily Blunt is a versatile individual who is also into singing. She is very popular having been around since 2001 when she began as an actress and over the years, she has delivered some fantastic performances with her roles in movies such as The Devil Wears Prada, Edge of Tomorrow, and a host of others.
Emily Blunt’s Full Bio
The actress was born on 23 February 1983 in London, England as Emily Olivia Leah Blunt, the second child in a family of 4 children. Emily seemed almost cut out for acting because her mother was likewise an actress and a teacher. However, while growing up she began having stuttering problems which was later taken care of with the help of her teachers.
In pursuance of her education, Blunt attended the Ibstock Place School in southwest London. From here, she proceeded to the Hurtwood House which was a performing arts school in Dorking.
While she was still a girl growing up, Emily had never hidden her love for the arts including acting and singing. Even before she was through with her education, she landed her first role in a movie when she appeared in The Royal Family (2001). It became obvious through her performance that she was going to be recognized as something big that would definitely happen. By the time she took part in some plays and dramas such as Romeo and Juliet and Boudica, it became even clearer that she just had but to wait for time to make it in the industry that was already busy.
Her appearance in the drama Gideon’s Daughter in 2005 began her successful run which would continue for many years with many movies and TV shows. She has been a part of many productions including The Wolfman, Gulliver’s Travels, The Adjustment Bureau, Foyle’s War, and many more.
Through her years as an actress, Blunt has won many accolades in the form of nominations and awards including the Evening Standard British Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer (2004), Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress (2006), BAFTA Britannia Award (2009), Critics’ Choice Movie Award nomination for Best Actress and many more.
Having worked very hard since she made it as an actress, Emily Blunt has made very good returns as regards her earnings. Apart from her acting, she has made a lot of money thanks to her many endorsements among which are for Yves Saint Laurent Opium Perfume (2011). She has also covered many magazines.
Through it all, Emily Blunt has been said to have a net worth of $16 million. Combining what she has together with her husband, the two would be worth more than that. In 2016 they bought a house in Brooklyn for $6 million and in 2017 they put the townhouse in the market for $8 million.
Who is Emily Blunt’s Husband?
This is one very interesting question that people have been asking about Emily. Her husband is John Krasinski and she has been married to him since 2010. Before settling down with Krasinski as man and wife, Emily had enjoyed rather interesting dating life. One of the first people she went out with was Canadian singer, Michael Bublé. The actress and singer began dating as far back as 2005 when she stopped to say hi to him after a show of his as she was a fan. From then on, the two became an item in a relationship that would run for the next three years.
It was after breaking up with Michael that Emily began dating John Krasinski in the same year. The actress and her American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer boyfriend got engaged in August 2009. In 2010, they decided to tie the knot and become husband and wife. The marriage took place in Italy and in a private ceremony.
The Devil Wears Prada actress and her husband have been blessed with two daughters so far. Their first child, Hazel was born in February 2014 while the second, Violet was born in March 2014 when the actress and her husband were celebrating their fourth year as a couple.
Height and Body Stats
A beautiful woman with a very good height and good charisma, here are things you want to know about the body of Emily Blunt:
Height: 5 ft 7½ inches (171 cm)
Body Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)
Bra Size: 32B
Body Measurement: 34-23-35 in