‘Get Him to the Greek': Emily Blunt casting rumor ‘untrue,’ says publicist

The Devil Wears Prada actress Emily Blunt has not signed on to appear alongside Russell Brand in the Forgetting Sarah Marshall sequel/spin-off movie Get Him to the Greek. Brand was reported to have told an Australian radio station that Blunt would star with him in the film and the story has been widely repeated on the Internet. But Blunt’s U.K. publicist told EW earlier today it was “untrue” that the actress had been cast in the Marshall sequel. Universal, the studio behind Forgetting Sarah Marshall, also tells EW that the rumor is false.

Source: Hollywood Insider

There’s a Bright Spot in “Sunshine Cleaning”

It’s rare that we stumble upon an indie film that we really hate. Admit it: sometimes they’re just so eccentric that we either have to like indie films for their originality or we’re so awestricken by their philosophical depth that we’re somehow tricked into liking them. However, with “Sunshine Cleaning,” the realness expressed through the plot as well as the acting needs no mind games to win over its viewers.

Sisters Rose (Amy Adams) and Norah Lorkowski (Emily Blunt) find themselves unhappy, to say the least, still living in the small town they grew up in. Rose, the older of the two and former head cheerleader of her high school, lives the typical single mom life, working at a dead-end job, cleaning the homes of those more affluent than her in order to support her ever peculiar son, Oscar. [Read more…]

Actress is Blunt force of nature on screen

Emily Blunt’s big-screen fortunes have soared in the almost three years since her scene-stealing work in “The Devil Wears Prada.”

Her current turns – with Amy Adams in the sleeper hit “Sunshine Cleaning” and with John Malkovich in “The Great Buck Howard” – are just the start of a very Blunt year.

“The Young Victoria” premiered at the Berlin Film Festival in February with 26-year-old Blunt as the legendary English monarch. [Read more…]

3 Stars: ‘Sunshine Cleaning': Talent brightens up the gloom

The movie around them has problems, but Amy Adams and Emily Blunt put on a first-class acting workshop in “Sunshine Cleaning.”

In Christine Jeffs’ dour indie dramedy, they play Rose and Norah Lorkowski, Albuquerque siblings who aren’t handling adulthood very well.

The oldest, Rose (Adams), works for a housecleaning service and struggles to keep a roof over herself and her young son, Oscar (Jason Spevack). The kid is just plain weird — he’s about to be kicked out of elementary school for licking his teacher’s leg. [Read more…]

Emily Blunt to be on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’

Emily Blunt will stops by on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” to discuss her highly anticipated film, “Sunshine Cleaning.” Watch the exclusive interview today, Wednesday March 25th! Check your local listings or visit www.ellentv.com for more information. Thanks to Nicole for the info! Remember to tune it!

Emily Blunt is hot and popping up in plenty of juicy roles

How hot is Emily Blunt’s career?


Nuclear reactor red.

Hard to believe the first time American audiences saw her was only five years ago as a totally amoral rich teen in the Brit import “My Summer of Love.”

Since then we’ve seen Blunt as a cutthroat fashionista in “The Devil Wears Prada,” as a neurotic high school French teacher with a crush on a student in “The Jane Austen Book Club,” as Steve Carell’s hot blind date in “Dan in Real Life,” and as a rich Texas girl with a thing for congressmen in “Charlie Wilson’s War.” [Read more…]