The film was a commercial and critical success, grossing 6,551,094 Though Streep garnered most of the attention for her role, Blunt's performance was equally praised, with Clifford Pugh of The Houston Chronicle asserting that "[Blunt] has many of the movie's best lines and steals nearly every scene she's in." Blunt was nominated the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her performance.
She attended the 79th Academy Awards where she co-presented the award for best costume design with Hathaway, with both acting as their characters from the film.
She received more acclaim for portraying Queen Victoria in The Young Victoria (2009), receiving a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama.
2009 also saw Blunt appear in the crime caper comedy Wild Target with Bill Nighy and Rupert Grint.
It's bittersweet comic relief, considering that one of the OG #relationshipgoals couples never even stood a fighting chance. We're just saying, it's a role we could see Emma in.
But if neither Harry nor Ron wanted to kiss Hermione, maybe the answer was that she ended the series as a single, kickass witch in charge of her career and on a fast track to becoming the Minister of Magic?
In 2016, Blunt starred in the fantasy-action film The Huntsman: Winter's War and The Girl on the Train, the latter based on the international best-selling novel of the same name, and a performance that earned her nominations for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role.
Like, ' Oh my God.' I can't really remember anything apart from that."He added that he "never looks back at that scene" and that "one take was enough.
Has everything we've ever come to believe been a lie? Anyway, in case that wasn't heartbreak enough, Rupert Grint now corroborates with his own spin on the situation.
ARE YOU REALLY TELLING US THAT HOGWARTS DOESN' T EXIST?! Apparently he didn't like kissing Emma Watson, who played Hermione to his Ron in the films.
She went on to perform as Eugenie in Nicholas Wright's Vincent in Brixton at the National Theatre, and as Juliet in Indhu Rubasingham's production of Romeo and Juliet at Chichester Festival Theatre, both in 2002.
In 2003, Blunt made her screen debut in the British television drama Boudica, about the life of the ancient Celtic warrior-queen who fought the Romans.