Krasinski also took a little time to talk about his wife, fellow actor Emily Blunt."I want to preamble that I like you and I'm a fan of yours," Colbert says, "when I ask, how did you get Emily Blunt? He said he was so nervous when he first met her that his opening line was just him standing there with his mouth gaping open."Krasinski seems to agree that the British actress (who recently became a U. She was very friendly though — and obviously, the rest is history.more than anything else, but we could listen to stories about this pair 'til the cows come home.So, when John recently revealed that he 'pinches himself' over the fact he's married to the actress, everyone here at "Marriage has always been an incredibly sacred thing that you're hoping gets to come your way and something where you get to share happiness with someone else, so I've always respected the idea of marriage and wanted to get married," John said.They’ve done pretty well to make it this far without being cast together, seeing as they’ve been dating since 2008.
During Thursday night's Critics' Choice Movie Awards, Krasinski popped out from backstage to give his wife a surprise hug when she accepted the award for Best Actress in an Action Movie for her kickass role in "Edge of Tomorrow." (Clearly, they're into PDA.) Moments like this one are exactly why Blunt and Krasinski are our real-life OTP.It's such an amazing theme running through this film."She's His "One" Person: In an interview with The Daily Beast in January, he described his love for his wife in the most beautiful way."I'll be really honest with you, I was never the coolest kid on the block, so I never had the ‘good ol' days' of a playboy type of lifestyle. So for me, the best days of my life started when I met my wife—that's the truth, it's not just me saying it because it sounds nice on a card," he admitted.Obviously no-one is expecting this to be the new Jim and Pam of on-screen partnerships (because who could be?), but it’s still good to see the pair giving it a go.John Krasinski may consider himself an average, goofy kind of guy, but I think I speak for all women when I say he's an absolute star ridiculously funny and super handsome, but you can just tell he's one of the good ones.In fact, one of the most adorable things about him is his love for wife Emily Blunt.He was on earlier this week and of course, couldn't resist telling Matt Lauer all about his lovely partner.Here are 5 sweet things John has said about their relationship in the past:1. I was like, ' Oh god, I think I'm going to fall in love with her.' As I shook her hand I went, ' I like you.'" 2.I think that I was so sure that I would never end up with her because she'd be like ' This is ridiculous, I can have anyone, not you. She did cry after I cried and we cried and then everyone around us was crying. Emily Blunt may not have scored an Oscar nomination for "Into the Woods" on Thursday (January 16), but that's okay.