Emily Blunt

Emily Blunt Says Hollywood Shattered Her Illusions About Acting (Video)

Emily Blunt had visions of “rainbows and sunbeams” when she became a Hollywood actress, but–surprise!–it’s a hard-edged business. “Any advice I have for anyone going into it is to do something else,” she says in a new interview. The British actress got her start in theater. As an 18-year-old, she played the granddaughter of Judi Dench’s character in West End show The Royal Family....

Emily Blunt an Enigma Wrapped in a Mystery in ‘Girl on a Train’ Trailer (see!)

Emily Blunt, who may be one of the most under-rated actresses in filmdom, gives a superior performance in a new trailer for “Girl on a Train.” The thriller is about a woman who lives through the lives of others from her seat on a commuter train until one day, she gets wrapped up in their lives. Allison Janney, Lisa Kudrow, Laura Prepon, Paula Hawkins, Erin Cressida Wilson, Justin Theroux and Haley Bennett co-star. ...

Kristen Stewart Scandal Turns Snow White Story On Its Head (New Trailer)

Kristen Stewart had more impact on the sequel to her 2012 film “Snow White and the Huntsman” than she ever did in the original. A new teaser for the follow up, “The Huntsman: Winter’s War” introduces new cast members in what amounts to a prequel, not a sequel. Both Charlize Theron and Chris Hemsworth reprise their roles as Queen Ravenna and the Huntsman, respectively. They are joined by Emily Blunt who plays the queen’s sister Freya and Jessica Chastain, who plays the Huntsman’s long lost love, Sara....

Meryl Streep is Latest Hollywood Witch in ‘Into the Woods’ Teaser

Meryl Streep joins the elite coven of Hollywood witches that now includes Julia Roberts, Charlize Theron and Angelina Jolie. She debuts her character in a new Disney “Into the Woods” teaser. Streep is joined by an all-star cast that includes Emily Blunt as the Baker’s Wife and James Corden as the Baker. Johnny Depp plays the Wolf, MacKenzie Mauzy is Rapunzel and Billy Magnussen is Rapunzel’s Prince. Daniel Huttlestone is cast as Jack the Giant Killer, and Tracy Ullman plays Jack’s mother. The Little Red Riding Hood segment features Lilla Crawford....

Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt Time Warp in New ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Trailer

Tom Cruise can’t seem to escape doing science fiction movies so why not do a sci-fi film where he simply can’t escape? “Edge of Tomorrow” fits the bill. In a new trailer, Cruise is forced to die over and over again as he fights off an alien invasion. It’s the “Risky Business” boy’s third straight science fiction action-adventure movie. Doug Liman directs; Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, Brendan Gleeson and Jeremy Piven also star....

Tom Cruise Time Warps in New Edge of Tomorrow Trailer (watch!)

Tom Cruise is not a soldier, he’s a one-man weapon in a new trailer for his upcoming sci-fi thriller “Edge of Tomorrow.” If the concept seems familiar that’s because it has one big thing in common with Bill Murray’s adroit 1993 comedy “Groundhog Day.” Cruise is stuck in a time loop. The trailer also features a very hot looking Emily Blunt, not known for taking parts in action movies....

Lasse Hallstrom Scores With Salmon Fishing in Yemen

Lasse Hallstrom’s invigoratingly beautiful ode, “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen,” could be the best movie of the year. Hey, I know we’re just three months in, but Ewan McGregor; Emily Blunt and Kristin Scott Thomas are stellar. Based on a book (aren’t all these little movies always based on a book?), it concerns a filthy rich sheik from Yemen, who harbors a fascination with salmon fishing and wants to bring it to his fiefdom....

Emily Blunt Disses Scarlett Johansson Over Avengers Role

Emily Blunt, who has starred in such high-brow films as “Young Victoria,” has dissed actresses Scarlett Johansson and Hayley Atwell–if indirectly–because she poo-pooed roles they ultimately took in “Iron Man 2″ and “Captain America.” The British actress made the comments at the premiere of her latest endeavor “Salmon Fishing In The Yemen” in Los Angeles. The Brits engage in “endeavors” in case you didn’t know....