Emily Blunt talks about her MCU rumors

Emily Blunt talks about her MCU rumors

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In a recent interview, acclaimed actress Emily Blunt recently disclosed that she turned down the opportunity to portray the iconic role of Black Widow in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Blunt cited contractual commitments, particularly her involvement in the 2010 film “Gulliver’s Travels,” as the reason for her decision. This decision paved the way for Scarlett Johansson to don the role of the enigmatic superspy, a portrayal that garnered significant recognition and contributed to Johansson’s impressive success in the franchise. During an appearance on the Happy Sad Confused podcast, Blunt praised Johansson’s remarkable acting skills and graciously acknowledged that “the best girl got it.”

Blunt’s revelation also dispelled rumors surrounding her potential involvement in other prominent superhero roles, such as Captain Marvel, Peggy Carter, and Sue Storm. The actress clarified that these speculations were merely casual discussions and unfounded rumors. Notably, the role she passed on ultimately led to Scarlett Johansson earning a staggering $80 million for her participation in the Marvel franchise. While Blunt expressed disappointment in her choice back in 2019, she has since come to the conclusion that the superhero genre might not align with her artistic preferences, a decision that admirably reflects her commitment to her craft.

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