Profile of Emily Blunt
Emily BLUNT is one of the most prominent and respected actresses of her generation. Her talent and versatility have enabled her to shine in a wide range of roles. Her performance as the career-minded secretary in the much-acclaimed comedy "The Devil Wears Prada" was unforgettable, and embodied a budding Queen just as impressively in "Young Victoria". Both performances won her a nomination in the Golden Globe and BAFTA awards.
Emily has partnered outstanding actors including Meryl Streep, Benicio del Toro, Matt Damon, Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts and Anthony Hopkins. In 2012, she will be seen alongside Ewan McGregor in "Salmon Fishing In The Yemen". After that she stars opposite Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Bruce Willis in "Looper." Last but not least, she will be seen with Jason Segel in "Five Year Engagement".
"I am highly honoured to have been chosen by the Yves Saint Laurent Parfums to embody OPIUM. I have great admiration for Yves Saint Laurent, which has always been the perfect expression of elegance and its mystical, indescribable power. It is an extraordinary experience to represent this legendary fragrance, which has travelled down through the years without losing any of its power. It's really exciting to be part of this new campaign and be able to express the history of this evocative perfume!" says Emily BLUNT.