Emily Blunt Talks About Playing ‘The Young Victoria’

Emily Blunt has a busy 2010 ahead of her, but first is spending the winter as the young Queen Victoria of England in the aptly titled indie ‘The Young Victoria.’ And reviews for Blunt’s performance in the film, which hits U.S. theaters Dec. 18, are nothing short of glowing.

“I think the challenge with [Victoria] was trying not to make her too arch and unapproachable,” Blunt told Moviefone at Thursday’s premiere of ‘The Young Victoria’ in Hollywood. “And [to] try and make her accessible for modern audiences, without losing the context of that environment. I wanted her to be slightly unreadable and ambiguous, because that is what people would say about her.” [Read more…]


Emily Blunt is fan of US Office

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Emily Blunt says she wouldn’t rule out making a cameo in her fiance John Krasinski’s US version of The Office.

“Oh my God, well it’s the best show, so yeah,” the actress gushed ahead of Bafta LA’s Britannia Awards, where she was being honoured for her work in film.

But Emily insisted she definitely hasn’t discussed making a guest appearance with her hubby-to-be, laughing “no!” to reporters.

Emily picked up the Britannia Award for British Artist Of The Year at the ceremony hosted by Stephen Fry.

“I’m really excited to see my friends who are presenting me with the award tonight,” she explained.

“Amy Adams called me in a hysterical panic, she didn’t know what she was going to say. I wanted her to say something inappropriate.

“I don’t know if she will, I’ve dared her to say something really inappropriate,” Emily joked before the ceremony.

Source: Press Association