Within the framework of Fitur Screen, Spain Film Commission appointed the prestigious actress as its new Honorary Ambassador.
During Fitur Screen, which is being held these days in Madrid as part of Fitur 2021, the Spain Film Commission has appointed British actress Emily Blunt as its new Honorary Ambassador.
Since 2018, each year the entity recognizes its honorary ambassadors from among the personalities of the film and audiovisual industry who contribute to promoting the attractions of Spain to attract international filming.
The distinction comes when Emily Blunt is in Spain filming the new series Englishproduced by BBC and Amazon Studios.
“Spain Film Commission wants to recognize its commitment and support for the continuity of the project despite the Covid-19 pandemic,” they say from the institution, and also underline “the importance of strengthening relations between Spain and the United Kingdom in audiovisual projects in the Brexit era.
Emily Blunt made her film debut in 2004 with the film My Summer of Love and, since then, he has participated in more than 40 films and television productions. the protagonist of A Quiet Place She has been awarded numerous times for her work, including the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for Gideon’s Daughterthe Film Critics Award for Edge of Tomorrow or three BAFTA nominations for his role in The Devil Wears Prada Y The Girl on the Train.
This appointment as Honorary Ambassador continues the initiative of the Spain Film Commission, which has already distinguished the former US ambassador to Spain, James Costos, the actress Aitana Sánchez Gijón and the director of photography, Javier Aguirresarobe, as well as the Indian producer Ramji Natarajan and to the filmmaker Terry Gilliam for his involvement in promoting and reinforcing the audiovisual industry in our country.