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Emily Blunt

Born: February 23, 1983, Wandsworth, London - England

Emily Olivia Leah Blunt is an English-American film and stage actress and singer.

Blunt made her professional debut in a 2001 London production of the play The Royal Family. Two years later, she appeared on screen for the first time in the 2003 television film “Boudica” and portrayed ill-fated queen consort Catherine Howard in the miniseries “Henry VIII”.

Her performance in the 2004 drama film “My Summer of Love” garnered her the Evening Standard British Film Award for Most Promising Newcomer.

For her performance in the TV film “Gideon's Daughter” (2006) she received a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress.

The same year, she received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture and a nomination for a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for “The Devil Wears Prada”.

In 2009, Blunt received the BAFTA Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year. She received more acclaim for portraying Queen Victoria in “The Young Victoria” (2009), receiving a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama.

2009 also saw Blunt appear in the crime caper comedy “Wild Target” with Bill Nighy and Rupert Grint.

She found commercial success for roles in the romantic science-fiction thriller “The Adjustment Bureau” (2011), the science-fiction action thriller “Looper” (2012), and the science-fiction military film “Edge of Tomorrow” (2014).

Blunt received her fourth and fifth Golden Globe Award nominations for her roles in the romantic comedy-drama “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” (2012) and the musical fantasy “Into the Woods” (2014) in the Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical category.

In 2016, Blunt starred in the fantasy-action film “The Huntsman: Winter's War” and “The Girl on the Train”, the latter based on the international best-selling novel of the same name, and a performance that earned her nominations for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role.

She is set to portray Mary Poppins in the upcoming musical fantasy film “Mary Poppins Returns” (2018).

Blunt had a three-year relationship with Canadian singer Michael Bublé. They met in 2005, while backstage at the Australian television Logie Awards in Melbourne. They later shared a home in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, before breaking up in 2008.

In November 2008, Blunt began dating American actor John Krasinski. They became engaged in August 2009 and married on 10 July 2010 in Como, Italy. They have two daughters, Hazel (born 2014) and Violet (born 2016).

Blunt's brother-in-law is her “The Devil Wears Prada” co-star Stanley Tucci. In 2012, Tucci married Blunt's sister Felicity, who works as a literary agent. Blunt introduced the couple. Her brother Sebastian is also an actor.

In August 2015, Blunt became naturalised as an American citizen. She took dual-citizenship in the United States, suggesting the status helped her tax and visa situation. She said she felt conflicted over abandoning her sole allegiance to the United Kingdom.

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Sherlock Gnomes (2018)

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Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renown detective, Sherlock Gnomes, to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.

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A Quiet Place (2018)

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A family live an isolated existence in utter silence, for fear of an unknown threat that follows and attacks at any sound.

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Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

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In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives.

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My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)

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A new dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 – Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy and Rarity – embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a quest to use the magic of friendship and save their home.

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Animal Crackers (2017)

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A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a run-down circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.

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The Girl on the Train (2016)

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A young woman witnesses a murder on her way into work and becomes entangled in the ensuing investigation.

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The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

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If it's the Snow White tale you're looking for, discover the story that came before…Theron stars as evil Queen Ravenna, who betrays her good sister Freya (Emily Blunt) with an unforgiveable act, freezing Freya's heart to love and unleashing in her an icy power she never knew she possessed. As war escalates between the two queens, Eric the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth), and his forbidden lover, Sara (Jessica Chastain), must help Freya vanquish her sister… or Ravenna's wickedness will rule for eternity.

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Sicario (2015)

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A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.

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Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

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An alien race, undefeatable by any existing military unit, has launched a relentless attack on Earth, and Major William Cage (Tom Cruise) finds himself dropped into a suicide mission. Killed within minutes, Cage is thrown into a time loop, forced to live out the same brutal combat over and over, fighting and dying again and again.

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Into the Woods (2014)

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A witch conspires to teach important lessons to various characters of popular childrens stories including Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk and Rapunzel.

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The Wind Rises (2013)

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The Wind Rises is the 11th animated theatrical film directed by Hayao Miyazaki at Studio Ghibli. Based on Miyazaki’s own manga and the 1937 short novel of the same name by Tatsuo Hori, this is the story of Jiro Horikoshi, the aircraft engineer most remembered for his design work on the Mitsubishi A6M Reisen “Zero”, Japan’s famous World War II fighter aircraft. During the WWII years, the Miyazaki family business manufactured aircraft parts, including the windshields and rudders used on the Zero.

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Looper (2012)

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In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past where a looper, a hired gun, like Joe is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good until the day the mob decides to close the loop, sending back Joes future self for assassination.

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The Five-Year Engagement (2012)

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Exactly one year after Tom meets Violet, he surprises her with a wedding ring. By all accounts, Tom and Violet are destined for their happily ever after. However, this engaged couple just keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.

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Arthur Newman (2012)

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A story of a man who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life, who then moves in with a woman who is also trying to leave her past behind.

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Your Sister's Sister (2012)

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Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.

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The Muppets (2011)

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When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help the gang put on a show and raise the $10 million they need to save the day.

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The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

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Academy Award®-winner Matt Damon stars in the thriller The Adjustment Bureau as an aspiring U.S. Senator who glimpses the future Fate has planned for him and realizes he wants something else. To get it, he must pursue the only woman (Emily Blunt) he's ever loved across, under and through the streets of modern-day New York and defy the agents of Fate to determine a new future. Written and directed by George Nolfi, The Adjustment Bureau is based on a short story by Philip K. Dick.

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Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)

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A version of Shakespeares play, set in the world of warring indoor and outdoor gnomes. Garden gnomes Gnomeo and Juliet have as many obstacles to overcome as their quasi namesakes when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors. But with plastic pink flamingos and lawnmower races in the mix, can this young couple find lasting happiness?

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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2011)

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A fisheries expert is approached by a consultant to help realize a sheik's vision of bringing the sport of fly-fishing to the desert and embarks on an upstream journey of faith and fish to prove the impossible possible.

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Gulliver's Travels (2010)

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Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.

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The Wolfman (2010)

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This werewolf-themed horror film set in Victorian England centers on Lawrence Talbot, an American man who, upon a visit to London, gets bitten by a werewolf. Talbot had come to England to make amends with his estranged father, but after a moonlight transformation leaves him with a savage hunger for flesh, family harmony is the least of his worries.

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Wild Target (2010)

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A hitman tries to retire but a beautiful thief may change his plans.

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The Young Victoria (2009)

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A dramatization of the turbulent first years of Queen Victoria's rule, and her enduring romance with Prince Albert.

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Polar Storm (2009)

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When a piece of the massive comet \Copernicus\ collides with the Earth, it knocks the planet off of its axis and unleashes a disaster never before witnessed. Dr. James Mayfield (Jack Coleman) and his highly trained research team are the only ones who can re-align the axis. With his wife and teenage son in mortal danger, Dr. James Mayfield (Jack Coleman) calls on his crack research team to help realign the planets axis before the effects of the catastrophe are irreversible.

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Curiosity (2009)

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On a quiet night, a young couple find themselves caught up in a nightmarish ordeal after they witness a murderer disposing of a body in this claustrophobic thriller.

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Sunshine Cleaning (2008)

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A single mom and her slacker sister find an unexpected way to turn their lives around in the off-beat dramatic comedy. In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school the mom starts an unusual business, a biohazard removal/crime scene clean-up service.

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The Great Buck Howard (2008)

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When a law school dropout answers an advertisement to be a personal assistant he unknowingly signs on to work for a belligerent has-been magician struggling to resurrect his career. This leads to a journey across the country staging the comeback of a lifetime.

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Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

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A drama based on Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.

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Dan in Real Life (2007)

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Steve Carell and Academy Award®-winner Juliette Binoche star in this charmingly endearing comedy about a widower who falls in love with a woman who turns out to be his brother's girlfriend. Set in Providence, Rhode Island, Dan in Real Life also stars Dane Cook, Emily Blunt, Academy Award®-winner Diane Wiest, and John Mahoney.

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The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)

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Six Californians start a club to discuss the works of Jane Austen. As they delve into Austen's literature, the club members find themselves dealing with life experiences that parallel the themes of the books they are reading.

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Wind Chill (2007)

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Two college students share a ride home for the holidays. When they break down on a deserted stretch of road, they're preyed upon by the ghosts of people who have died there.

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The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

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The Devil Wears Prada is about a young journalist who moves to New York to work in the fashion industry. Her boss however is extremely demanding and cruel and won't let her succeed if she doesn't fit into the high class elegant look of their magazine when all she really wants to be a good journalist.

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Irresistible (2006)

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A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.

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My Summer of Love (2004)

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In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together.

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Henry VIII (2003)

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Henry VIII is a two-part British television movie produced principally by Granada Television for ITV. It chronicles the life of Henry VIII of England from the disintegration of his first marriage to an aging Spanish princess until his death following a stroke in 1547, by which time he had married for the sixth time. Additional production funding was provided by WGBH Boston, Powercorp and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

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