“Even my most cynical friends cried”
Emily Blunt’s acting performance in Mary Poppins made her tough father to tears when he her on the screen was in the film Mary Poppins Returns. The British actress takes on the role of the follow-up movie that Julie Andrews in 1964 fame. Emily reveals even the toughest cynics not dry after seeing the Disney movie.
“It’s funny because I have the feeling that people say that particular, is to cry when Mary Poppins Returns, but most people cry when they see this film. Even my most cynical friends, who say never to cry,” she told Good Morning America. Her father Oliver also tried to get the tears to stop, without result.
In the new version of Mary Poppins, the famous nanny “brighter, ijdeler and weird”. That told her interpreter Emily Blunt Saturday. Mary’s going to look more like the character from the books on which the movie from 1964 is based, says the actress.
During a movie presentation of Disney California Anaheim Emily remembered how, after the role had been given about fifteen minutes to the original film looked. When she had ‘m off. “Because it is simply impossible to Julie Andrew to outperform. So I had to find my own Mary Poppins.”