A new Mary Poppins movie opens today, starring Emily Blunt. She hasn’t been in very many historical costume movies, but I think she should be! Blunt is good in them, and hey, Poppins is a historical role too.
Isolda in Warrior Queen (2003)
Catherine Howard in Henry VIII (2003)
Lucy Markham in Foyle’s War (2003)
Linnet Ridgeway in Poirot (2003)
Camane in Empire (2005)
Jean Leckie in The Strange Case of Sherlock Holmes & Arthur Conan Doyle (2005)
Queen Victoria in The Young Victoria (2009)
Baker’s Wife in Into the Woods (2014)
Mary Poppins in Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
What’s your favorite of Emily Blunt’s historical costume movie or TV role?