Emily Blunt is a British-American actress who made her career debut by appearing in the British play entitled ‘The Royal Family’ in 2001. The award-winning actress has appeared in many films, television shows, and theatre productions. Blunt found commercial success by appearing in the science-fiction films ‘The Adjustment Bureau,’ ‘Looper,’ and ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’ Keep reading to know more about Emily Blunt’s net worth in 2018.
Emily Olivia Leah Blunt was born in Wandsworth, London, England, on 23 February 1983, to her parents Joanna Blunt and Oliver Simon Peter Blunt.
She first went to Ibstock Place School in Southwest London and later went to Hurtwood House located in Dorking, Surrey.
Emily Blunt has struggled with stuttering. She has appeared on the board of directors of the American Institute for Stuttering.
From 2005 to 2008, Emily Blunt was in a relationship with Michael Buble and even stayed together in Vancouver, Canada. In July 2010, she got married to John Krasinski. The couple has two daughters named Hazel and Violet, born in 2014 and 2016 respectively.
In 2015, Emily Blunt became a naturalized American citizen. She currently resides in New York.
In 2001, Emily Blunt was seen in ‘The Royal Family’ which was a stage production. The Evening Standard named Blunt as the “Best Newcomer.” Following that, she went on to appear in ‘Vincent in Brixton’ in 2002. She later appeared as Juliet in ‘Romeo and Juliet.’
She made her TV debut by appearing in the television movie ‘Boudica.’ Later, she portrayed the role of “Catherine Howard” in the TV drama ‘Henry VIII.’ She has also appeared in the 2006 TV movie ‘Gideon’s Daughter.’ Blunt has then appeared in many television shows like ‘Empire,’ ‘Saturday Night Live,’ ‘Lip Sync Battle,’ and ‘Curiosity.’
Emily Blunt made her film debut by appearing in the British drama film ‘My Summer of Love’ in 2004. She then went on to appear in the Meryl Streep starrer ‘The Devil Wears Prada.’ The film grossed over $326 million at the box office. Blunt has then appeared in many films including ‘Irresistible,’ ‘The Great Buck Howard,’ ‘Wild Target,’ ‘The Five-Year Engagement,’ ‘Into the Woods,’ ‘Salmon Fishing in the Yemen,’ and ‘The Girl on the Train.’
Blunt has also lent her voice to the films ‘Gnomeo & Juliet’ and ‘Animal Crackers.’
In 2018, she will be seen in the film ‘A Quiet Place’ and as Mary Poppins in ‘Mary Poppins Returns.’
Awards & Achievements
In 2009, Emily Blunt won the BAFTA Award in the category of British Artist of the Year. She has won the 2015 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards for ‘Edge of Tomorrow.’ In 2007, she won the Golden Globe Award for ‘Gideon’s Daughter.’ Blunt has received nominations from Screen Actors Guild Awards, British Independent Films Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and MTV Movie Awards.
Net Worth of Emily Blunt
Emily Blunt has an estimated net worth of more than $18 million. She made this fortune by appearing in many critically acclaimed films and television series. She has also done a radio show ‘Bumps and Bruises’ on BBC Radio 4. Her films have grossed millions at the box office.
Emily Blunt is considered one of the most popular actresses in the world. Her breakthrough in her career happened by appearing in ‘Gideon’s Daughter’ in 2006. She has worked with top actors of the film industry including Meryl Streep, Anne Hathaway, Tom Cruise, Charlize Theron, Chris Hemsworth, and Luke Evans. She has become popular for appearing in movies of all genres and has also played as Queen Victoria in the 2009 film ‘Young Victoria.’