34 Facts About Emily Blunt

1. Emily Blunt revealed the biggest challenge she faced while playing Mary Poppins in Disney's upcoming sequel, Mary Poppins Returns.

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2. Emily Blunt is looking forward to the release of 'Mary Poppins Returns' because it is "about time" that her children—Hazel, four, and Violet, two—watch one of her films.

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3. Emily Blunt stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any ordinary task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure and Lin-Manuel Miranda plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light.

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4. Emily Blunt is playing the title character in the new film with Hamilton star Lin-Manuel Miranda as Jack the lamplighter.

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5. Emily Blunt stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live on Wednesday and talked all about playing the iconic title role in Mary Poppins Returns! "On my days off I'd go and meet the songwriters.

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6. Emily Blunt was a guest on last night's episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Blunt stars as the titular character in the upcoming "Mary Poppins Returns.

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7. Mary Poppins Returns star Emily Blunt hopes the sequel will provide "a spoonful of sugar" for today's troubled political times.

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8. Emily Blunt hopes Mary Poppins Returns will be a 'great unifier' for divisive times.

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9. Emily Blunt says dancing was her biggest challenge in Mary Poppins Returns.

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10. Emily Blunt became "Mary Pump-ins" as she played Disney's beloved magical nanny just six weeks after giving birth to baby Violet.

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11. Emily Blunt will be hitting the movie promo trail soon but last nigh she stepped out for the 2018 CFDA Vogue Fashion Fund awards at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in New York.

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12. In a recent edition of Vogue Magazine, Emily Blunt was featured on the cover for her upcoming role as Mary Poppins.

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13. Emily Blunt became "Mary Pump-ins" as she played Disney's beloved magical nanny just six weeks after giving birth to baby Violet.

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14. Emily Blunt "would pay" to make another 'Mary Poppins' movie.

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15. Emily Blunt is in charge! The 35-year-old actress was the latest celebrity to partake in Vogue's "73 Question" segment, which was filled with a slew of The Devil Wears Prada references.

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16. Emily Blunt had a three-year relationship with Canadian singer Michael Buble.

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17. Emily Blunt will next be seen as the title character in the 2018 film, Mary Poppins Returns, which will serve as the sequel to the 1964 film which reunites her with Rob Marshall and Meryl Streep.

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18. Emily Blunt played Kate Macer, a principled FBI agent assigned to take down the leader of a powerful Mexican drug cartel.

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19. In 2015, Emily Blunt starred in the action crime-thriller Sicario, directed by Denis Villeneuve and co-starring Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin.

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20. Emily Blunt trained three months for her role, "focusing on everything from weights to sprints to yoga, aerial wire work and gymnastics", and studying Krav Maga.

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21. Emily Blunt played Rita Vrataski, a Special Forces warrior tasked with training a public relations officer, played by Cruise, to defeat invading extraterrestrials.

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22. In 2014, Emily Blunt starred opposite Tom Cruise in Edge of Tomorrow, a film adaptation of the Japanese novel All You Need Is Kill, written by Hiroshi Sakurazaka.

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23. Emily Blunt played Sara, a tough farm woman and single mother, who aids and falls in love with Gordon-Levitt's character.

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24. In 2012, Emily Blunt starred in the comedy The Five-Year Engagement, directed by Nicholas Stoller and co-starring Jason Segel, in which she and Segel played a couple whose relationship becomes strained when their engagement is continually extended.

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25. Emily Blunt was offered the role of Agent Peggy Carter in Captain America: The First Avenger, but like the offer for Iron Man 2, she turned it down.

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26. In 2009, Emily Blunt portrayed Queen Victoria in the independent drama The Young Victoria, directed by Jean-Marc Vallee and written by Julian Fellowes, which focused primarily on her early life and reign, as well as her marriage to Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

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27. In 2008, Emily Blunt appeared in two films, Sunshine Cleaning in the role of Norah Lorkowski, an underachiever who starts a crime-scene clean-up business with her sister Rose, played by Amy Adams.

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28. Emily Blunt played Emily, the senior assistant of Runway magazine editor-in-chief Miranda Priestly, played by Streep.

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29. In 2004, Emily Blunt received considerable attention for her performance as Tamsin in the independent British drama My Summer of Love, a love story revolving around two young women from different social and economic backgrounds in the English countryside.

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30. In 2003, Emily Blunt made her screen debut in the British television drama Boudica, about the life of the ancient Celtic warrior-queen who fought the Romans.

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31. For her performance, Emily Blunt was named "Best Newcomer" by the Evening Standard.

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32. In November 2001, Emily Blunt made her professional debut opposite Dame Judi Dench in Sir Peter Hall's production of the play The Royal Family, in which she played the role of the granddaughter Gwen to Dench's Fanny Cavendish.

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33. From the age of seven to 14, Emily Blunt struggled with stuttering.

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34. In 2018, Emily Blunt starred alongside her husband, John Krasinski, in the acclaimed horror film A Quiet Place, and will next star as Mary Poppins in the musical fantasy film Mary Poppins Returns.

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