Emily Blunt

‘The Huntsman’ Targets Emily Blunt as the Villain

‘The Huntsman’ Targets Emily Blunt as the Villain

The loss of its director is certainly not slowing down the prequel The Huntsman. A follow up to the 2012 fairy tale adventure Snow White and the Huntsman, this next chapter is lining up Emily Blunt to star as the main villain. While yesterday's report claimed that Charlize Theron was expected to reprise her role as the evil Ravenna, that may no longer be the case.

Frank Darabont left the project earlier in the week, with both the director and Universal Pictures citing 'creative differences'. It is believed that the studio already has a replacement directed waiting in the wings. We should hear an announcement sometime next week. Universal intends on keeping its already announced April 22, 2016 release date.


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Does Marvel Want Emily Blunt as ‘Captain Marvel’?

Does Marvel Want Emily Blunt as ‘Captain Marvel’?

Last month, Vikings star Katheryn Winnick expressed her interest in the role, and Jessica Chastain also confirmed last month that she has met with Marvel, leading fans to speculate that she has been in talks for Captain Marvel. No screenwriter or director has been attached to the project yet, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige revealed in August that the project was in higher demand than Iron Man 4 and Avengers 3.

If Emily Blunt did sign on, it would be her first superhero role, but the actress has already proven her action chops in this summer's Edge of Tomorrow. Do you think Emily Blunt is the right fit for Captain Marvel? Chime in with your thoughts below.

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Emily Blunt to Star in Rupert Friend's Directorial Debut

Emily Blunt to Star in Rupert Friend's Directorial Debut

Emily Blunt will join Rupert Friend in Barton & Charlie & Checco & Bill, a romantic road trip comedy that will serve as Rupert Friend's directorial debut.

Rupert Friend also wrote the script, which he is producing alongside Aaron L. Gilbert of Bron Studios and Margot Hand. The story follows a downtrodden con-artist who teams up with a woman to show her the tricks of his trade. The woman turns the tables on her teacher, and the two embark on a long road trip, picking up a 10-year old Mexican boy along the way. They soon find themselves pursued by a Confederate newspaper mogul named Bill.

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‘Batman v Superman’ Eyes Emily Blunt; Commissioner Gordon May Appear

‘Batman v Superman’ Eyes Emily Blunt; Commissioner Gordon May Appear

Even though production is already under way on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, that doesn't mean casting is over, by any means, although it isn't quite clear what characters have yet to be cast. Two new unconfirmed rumors have surfaced today that indicate Edge of Tomorrow star Emily Blunt is close to signing on for an unspecified role, while beloved Batman character Jim Gordon is reportedly featured in the big screen adventure.

If Emily Blunt does sign on, it will be her first role in a superhero movie, although she was set to play Black Widow in Iron Man 2. Scheduling conflicts with Gulliver's Travels ultimately forced her to bow out, paving the way for Scarlett Johansson to take the role.

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‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Streams 3 Live World Premieres with Tom Cruise!

‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Streams 3 Live World Premieres with Tom Cruise!

Earlier this month, Warner Bros. announced that Edge of Tomorrow stars Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and director Doug Liman will travel to three world premieres for this sci-fi thriller in the span of one day, as the red carpet "resets" in London, Paris and New York. Even if you aren't in any of these cities, you can still watch all of the red carpet action through the live-streaming player below. The London premiere starts at 8:30 AM local time/ 3:30 PM ET / 12:30 PM PT, with the Paris festivities kicking off at 3:30 PM local time / 9:30 AM ET / 6:30 AM PT and the New York premiere starting at 10 PM ET/ 7 PM PT. Click on the video player below to check out all of the action from the red carpet.

Edge of Tomorrow was released June 6th, 2014.

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Four ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Clips Starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt

Four ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Clips Starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt

Warner Bros. Pictures has released four clips from Doug Liman's sci-fi thriller Edge of Tomorrow. The project is set in a near future where an alien race has hit the Earth in an unrelenting assault. Major William Cage (Tom Cruise) is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously dropped into what amounts to a suicide mission. Killed within minutes, Cage now finds himself inexplicably thrown into a time loop-forcing him to live out the same brutal combat over and over, fighting and dying again...and again. But with each battle, Cage becomes able to engage the adversaries with increasing skill, alongside Special Forces warrior Rita Vrataski (Emily Blunt). And, as Cage and Rita take the fight to the aliens, each repeated encounter gets them one step closer to defeating the enemy. Get a glimpse at this latest footage and catch the film in theaters June 6th.

Edge of Tomorrow was released June 6th, 2014.

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Over 30 ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Images with Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt

Over 30 ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Images with Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt

If the TV spot from Edge of Tomorrow released earlier today wasn't enough for you, then you'll be glad to know that Warner Bros. has debuted over 30 new images from this sci-fi thriller, starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt. Adapted from Hiroshi Sakurazaka's graphic novel "All You Need is Kill," the story takes place during a massive war with an alien race, centering on Lt. Bill Cage (Tom Cruise), an officer without combat experience who is about to die over and over again. After he dies for the first time on the battlefield, he wakes up, discovering he has been put in a time loop as a part of a secret mission. With the help of Rita Vrataski (Emily Blunt), he learns to become a better soldier each time he must live, die and repeat. Take a look at these images from director Doug Liman's sci-fi thriller, arriving in theaters June 6.

Edge of Tomorrow was released June 6th, 2014.

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Tom Cruise Will Do 3 ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Premieres in 1 Day

Tom Cruise Will Do 3 ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Premieres in 1 Day

Emily Blunt and director Doug Liman will also be there to interact with fans through social media throughout their three-city international tour on May 28th.