After her acting studies, Emily Blunt began her apprenticeship in the theater where the stage brings Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, later she took part in several television productions such an episode of the TV series Poirot, entitled Death on the Nile.
The first major role came in 2004, in film My Summer of Love. In 2005 she starred in TV Gideon’s Daughter, for which she won a Golden Globe. This points out to the Hollywood, so much so that in 2006 she starred opposite Susan Sarandon in The Irresistible.
The real fame and popularity comes thanks to the interpretation of the colleague of Anne Hathaway in The Devil Wears Prada: leading publications like Entertainment Weekly and actress Meryl Streep wove her praises, for her performance that stole the show at Hathaway. In 2007 she worked on such films as The Jane Austen Book Club with Maria Bello, Dan in Real Life with Steve Carell and Charlie Wilson’s War with Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts.
In 2009 she plays Queen Victoria in the film The Young Victoria, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée and written by Julian Fellowes, with Miranda Richardson in the role of the Duchess of Kent, mother of Victoria, and Rupert Friend in the role of prince consort Albert; for this interpretation, she was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama. In 2011 the actress was chosen by Yves Saint Laurent as testimonial of Opium perfume.
In 2012 she starred in Looper and in 2014 starred in two films, Edge of Tomorrow and Into the Woods. In 2015, takes part in the cast of Sicario film, directed by Denis Villeneuve and premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2016 will star in the film The Huntsman: Winter’s War, alongside Charlize Theron, Jessica Chastain and Chris Hemsworth.
She was engaged to Canadian singer Michael Bublé from 2005 to 2008. In July 2008, the two have ended the relationship because of their professional commitments. The actress has participated in the chorus of the song Me and Mrs. Jones included in the former boyfriend’s album Call Me Irresponsible. In 2009 she is officially engaged to actor and director John Krasinski, who married July 10, 2010 in Cernobbio, on Lake Como. In September 2013, the couple has confirmed that they are expecting their first son. On February 16, 2014 gives birth to a daughter, Hazel.