By Olivia Bahou
Updated Sep 29, 2016 @ 3:15 pm
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 20: Emily Blunt attends "The Girl On The Train" world premiere at Odeon Leicester Square on September 20, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Fred Duval/FilmMagic)
Credit: Fred Duval/FilmMagic

Emily Blunt was born in London, but her 2-year-old daughter Hazel doesn’t sound like she’s the daughter of a British actress. In fact, her accent is leaning more toward that of an American mobster.

“She’s sounding a bit American from what I can see. ‘Can I have some wah-ta?’” the 33-year-old told The Hollywood Reporter, imitating little Hazel. “I was like, ‘Wodder?’ And she went, ‘No, it’s wah-ta.’ I was like, ‘Oh, for God’s sake!’”

The Girl on the Train star has been sharing a townhouse in Brooklyn with hubby John Krasinski and daughter Hazel for almost a year, and welcomed 12-week-old daughter Violet into the home in June. Apparently, the strong Brooklyn accents in the neighborhood have been having quite the effect on little Hazel, but Blunt’s upcoming movie may be able to change that.

The mom-of-two is starring as Mary Poppins in the upcoming revival, taking over Julie Andrews’s iconic role and relocating the family to London for eight months for the Disney musical.

If a year in New York was enough to influence little Hazel’s accent, we’re guessing eight months in England could have her speaking the Queen’s English in no time.