Emily Blunt 'All I Care About Is That My Kids Are Happy'
New Idea|January 11, 2021
A challenging year has made her realise what really matters

Staying at home with your in-laws in the midst of a pandemic doesn’t exactly shout Christmas, but for Emily Blunt, hunkering down with her actor husband, John Krasinski, their two daughters, Hazel, 6, and Violet, 4, and John’s parents has been a dream.

“They [were] so terribly excited and that makes it really special and very doable to be locked down,” Emily says of her young children. “All I really care about is that they have a good time.”

Work-wise, she’s given the action-packed roles a break and gone back to her romantic drama roots with her latest project, Wild Mountain Thyme – an “otherwordly” love story of two farming neighbours set against the lush greenery of Ireland.

Here, Emily talks about sharing the screen with her hunky leading man, Jamie Dornan...

THE ISOLATION OF THE CHARACTERS IN THIS FILM IS POIGNANT RIGHT NOW, ISN’T IT?

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