Who is Violet Krasinski?
Violet Krasinski was born in New York City, USA in June 2016 – her zodiac sign is Gemini and she holds American nationality. She is already popular thanks to her parents being famous actors.
Family and education
Violet is being raised in the Brooklyn Heights, New York City, alongside her older sister Hazel, by their father John Krasinski who is a famous actor and filmmaker, and their mother Emily Blunt who is a British actress.
Hazel has already taken on acting, and is said to be practicing her skills with a certain theatre troupe, while Violet is still too young for that, but occasionally keeps her parents company while they’re shooting for their movies and TV series.
It is believed that John and Emily will allow the girls to choose their own careers, but would like it if they were to become actresses.
Violet won’t start attending elementary school for two more years and is spending most of her time with her family.
Her parents’ marriage
John and Emily met in November 2008 on the set of a TV series, and dated for close to a year before becoming engaged in August 2009. The two exchanged vows in a private ceremony attended by their closest friends and family at the former house of the famous actor George Clooney in Como, Italy on 10 July 2010.
They welcomed their daughter Hazel in 2014, and Violet followed two years later.
Before meeting John, Emily dated Canadian singer-songwriter Michael Buble for three years, until they broke-up in early 2008.
Age, height and net worth
Violet’s age is four. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 3ft 4ins (1.02m) and she weighs around 40lbs (18kgs). She is too young to have independent wealth, but as of January 2021, her mother and father’s combined net worth has been estimated at over $80 million.
Who is Emily Blunt?
Emily Olivia Leah Blunt was born in Wandsworth, London, England, on 23 February 1983 – her zodiac sign is Pisces and she holds both British and American nationality.
She’s won one Screen Actors Guild Award as well as a Golden Globe Award, and might be known best for her portrayal of an FBI agent in the action crime film “Sicario”, in which she starred alongside Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro. It follows Emily’s character as she works at the US-Mexico border contributing to the war against drugs. The movie was a hit winning 15 awards, while it was nominated for 156 others, including three Oscars.
She was raised in Wandsworth alongside three siblings by their father Oliver Blunt, a barrister and Queen’s Counsel (QC), and their mother Joanna who was a teacher and an actress.
Throughout elementary school, Emily had problems with stuttering, and the person who helped her get rid of it as well as become interested is acting was her high school teacher. She studied at Ibstock Place School, and after turning 16 enrolled at Hurtwood House where she was noticed by a scout and signed her first contract.
Emily started appearing in theatre plays in 2001, such as “The Royal Family”, “Romeo and Juliet” and “Vincent in Brixton”, while she made her debut movie appearance in 2003, portraying one of the lead characters in the drama “Boudica”. One can say she became popular after her portrayal of Tamsin in the drama movie “My Summer of Love”, and numerous roles followed after that, including in the 2006 comedy “The Devil Wears Prada”, which also starred Meryl Streep and was a huge success, earning around $326 million at the box office; for her performance, Emily received her first nominations for a Golden Globe and a BAFTA Award.
The following years saw her appear in a couple of other critically acclaimed movies, such as the horror “Wind Chill”, the romantic drama “The Jane Austen Book Club”, and “The Great Buck Howard”. She was nominated for another Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of Queen Victoria in the movie “The Young Victoria”, while she did win a BAFTA Britannia Award.
In 2011, Emily was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her performance in the romantic comedy “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen”, and in 2014 won a Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in an Action Movie for the science fiction action “Edge of Tomorrow”. She was also nominated for another Golden Globe for the musical “Into the Woods”.
A couple of her other notable performances have been in the 2016 psychological thriller “The Girl on the Train”, the 2018 musical fantasy “Mary Poppins Returns” and the 2020 web series “Some Good News” created and hosted by her husband.
Emily received American nationality in August 2015, and has stated that it’s helped with her taxes, but that she feels bad as she doesn’t see herself as a ‘true British person’ anymore.
Who is John Krasinski?
John Burke Krasinski was born in Boston, Massachusetts USA, on 20 October 1979 – his zodiac sign is Libra and he holds American nationality. He might be known best for his portrayal of Jim Halpert, one of the lead characters in the critically acclaimed comedy series “The Office”, created by Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, and which also starred Steve Carell and Jenna Fischer.
It follows a group of people working in an office, winning 51 awards including a Golden Globe, and was nominated for 193 other awards during its airing from 2005 to 2013.
John was raised in Boston alongside his two older brothers, by their father Ronald Krasinski who was an internist – doctor – and their mother Mary Clare who was a nurse. John was 10 when he appeared in his first play, “Annie”. He attended Newton South High School, and upon matriculating in 1997 enrolled at a college in Costa Rica, before switching to Brown University from which he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in English in 2001.
While at college, John was a member of the comedy sketch group Out of Bonds, and coached youth basketball. After graduating, he enrolled at the National Theater Institute, while he also practiced acting with the Royal Shakespeare Company (England).
He became popular in 2005 after “The Office” began airing, and was in the following year cast to star alongside Lacey Chabert and Andrew Keegan in the comedy movie “A New Wave”. John was also invited to guest star in numerous TV series, such as “Without a Trace”, “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and “Law & Order: Criminal Intent”.
The year 2009 saw John direct his first movie – the comedy “Brief Interviews with Hideous Man” – which got him nominated for a Grady Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. In 2009 as well, he starred in two critically acclaimed movies – “Away We Go” and “It’s Complicated”. In 2012, John starred alongside Matt Damon in the drama “Promised Land” – which he also co-wrote and co-produced – and a couple of his following notable performances were in the 2016 biographical war movie “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi”, the 2018 horror film “A Quiet Place” and later that year the political action thriller series “Jack Ryan”.
John likes to watch sports – his favorite ice hockey team is the Boston Bruins, his favorite baseball team the Boston Red Sox, and his favorite football team the New England Patriots.