First Look at Emily Blunt in ‘Mary Poppins Returns’

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The first picture of Emily Blunt on the set of Mary Poppins Returns has been unveiled.   

The 34-year-old is set to play the magical nanny in the sequel to the 1964 Disney musical masterpiece.  

Directed by Rob Marshall and written by David Magee, ‘Mary Poppins Returns’ picks up 20 years after the original musical.  Poppins’ original charges, Michael (Ben Whishaw) and Jane (Emily Mortimer), are now grown up. Michael, his three children and their housekeeper, Ellen (Julie Walters), live in the house on Cherry Tree Lane. , Mary Poppins Returns also stars Lin-Manuel Miranda, Colin Firth and Meryl Streep.

‘Mary Poppins Returns’ hits theaters Dec. 25, 2018.

-Devashree Goenka