Scarlett Johansson(//; born November 22, 1984) is an American actress, model, and singer. She made her film debut inNorth(1994). Johansson subsequently starred inManny & Loin 1996, and garnered further acclaim and prominence with roles inThe Horse Whisperer(1998) andGhost World(2001). She shifted to adult roles with her performances inGirl with a Pearl Earring(2003) and Sofia Coppola 'sLost in Translation(2003), for which she won a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role .Her subsequent films includedA Love Song for Bobby Long(2004), Woody Allen 'sMatch Point(2005),The Island(2005),The Black Dahlia(2006),The Prestige(2006),The Other Boleyn Girl(2008),Vicky Cristina Barcelona(2008),He's Just Not That Into You(2009),Don Jon(2013),Her(2013),Under the Skin(2013), andLucy(2014). Since 2010, Johansson has also portrayed the Marvel Comics character Natasha Romanoff in the Marvel Cinematic Universe .She won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play for her performance in the 2010 Broadway revival of Arthur Miller 'sA View from the Bridge. As a singer, Johansson has released two albums,Anywhere I Lay My HeadandBreak Up.Johansson is considered one of Hollywood's modern sex symbols , and has frequently appeared in published lists of the sexiest women in the world, including when she was named the "Sexiest Woman Alive" byEsquiremagazine in both 2006 and 2013 (the only woman to be chosen for the title twice),and the "Sexiest Celebrity" byPlayboymagazine in 2007.As of July 2016[update], she is the highest-grossing actress of all time in North America, and tenth overall,with her films making over $3.3 billion.Most of her box office success is attributed to her portrayal ofBlack Widowin the Marvel Cinematic Universe .
);and an older half-brother, Christian, from her father's first marriage.
Johansson began her theatrical training by attending and graduating from Professional Children's School in Manhattan in 2002.
Just Cause, as the daughter of Sean Connery and Kate Capshaw , andIf Lucy Fellin 1996, she played the role of Amanda inManny & Lo(1996). Her performance inManny & Logarnered a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Female ,and positive reviews, one noting, "[the film] grows on you, largely because of the charm of ... Scarlett Johansson",whileSan Francisco Chroniclecritic Mick LaSalle commented on her "peaceful aura", and wrote, "If she can get through puberty with that aura undisturbed, she could become an important actress."
Although the filmGhost World(2001) was not a box office success,she received praise for her performance in what is considered her break-out role.Credited with "sensitivity and talent [that] belie her age".In 2002, she appeared inEight Legged Freakswith David Arquette .
Johansson won the BAFTA Awardand was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress .She received nominations from a number of film critic organizations, including the Broadcast Film Critics Associationand the Chicago Film Critics Association .
Owen Gleiberman , forEntertainment Weekly, wrote of her "nearly silent performance", observing, "The interplay on her face of fear, ignorance, curiosity, and sex is intensely dramatic."She was nominated for the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Dramaand the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role .She was nominated by the London Film Critics' Circle ,the Phoenix Film Critics Society.
failure, described byThe New York Timesas a "misbegotten Hollywood-minded screen adaptation" with "an excruciating divide between the film's British actors (led by Tom Wilkinson and Stephen Campbell Moore), who are comfortable delivering Wilde's aphorisms ... and its American marquee names, Helen Hunt and Scarlett Johansson, [who have] little connection to the English language as spoken in the high Wildean style";the critically panned teen heist filmThe Perfect Score,the romantic comedyIn Good Company, a critical and box office success;and, finally, the dark, Southern drama,A Love Song for Bobby Long, for which she earned her a third Golden Globe for Best Actress nomination.
, was well received. TheNew York Timessaid, "Ms. Johansson and Mr. Rhys-Meyers manage some of the best acting seen in a Woody Allen movie in a long time, escaping the archness and emotional disconnection that his writing often imposes."Johansson received her fourth Golden Globe nomination,and one from the Chicago Film Critics Association , for Best Supporting Actress .
The same year, she appeared in Brian De Palma 'sThe Black Dahlia, a film noir shot in Los Angeles and Bulgaria. Johansson later said she was a De Palma fan and had wanted to work with him on the film, even though she thought that she was "physically wrong" for the part.
and a worldwide box officesuccess, recommended by theLos Angeles Timesas "an adult, provocative piece of work."Also in 2006, Johansson starred in the short film 'When The Deal Goes Down, directed by Bennett Miller , set to Bob Dylan 's "When the Deal Goes Down...", released to promote Dylan's album,Modern Times.
Johansson's reviews were mixed, withVarietysaying, "[She] essays an engaging heroine",whileThe New Yorkercriticized her for looking "merely confused" while "trying to give the material a plausible emotional center".
Writing forRolling Stone, Pete Travers criticized the film for "[moving] in frustrating herks and jerks", but was more positive in his assessment of Johansson and Portman, and wrote, "What works is the combustible teaming of Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson, who give the Boleyn hotties a tough core of intelligence and wit, swinging the film's sixteenth-century protofeminist issues handily into this one."
Johansson later appeared in the role of Anna, a yoga instructor, in the 2009 ensemble cast ofHe's Just Not That Into You, with Jennifer Connelly , Bradley Cooper , Drew Barrymore and Kevin Connolly . The film was a box office successbut only gained average critical reception.
and received mostly positive reviews from critics.In 2011, Johansson played the role of Kelly, a zookeeper in the family filmWe Bought a Zoo. The film gained mainly favorable reviews.
and was highly successful at the box office, becoming the third highest-grossing film both in the United States and worldwide.In early March 2012, it was announced that Johansson had been cast as Janet Leigh in the Sacha Gervasi -directed filmHitchcock, a behind-the-scenes drama about the making of Alfred Hitchcock 's 1960 filmPsycho.Released in November 2012,Hitchcockreceived mixed to positive reviews.
The film premiered at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival ,and had its wide release in September 2013.Don Jonreceived positive reviews.Johansson's performance was highlighted by critics; Claudia Puig ofUSA Todaystated that she "gives one of her best performances as the bossy, gum-chewing Jersey girl".
appearing in a role which includes full frontal nudity .The film was released in the United States in 2014, to positive reviews.Johansson's performance received a positive reception.
, a science fiction action film directed by Luc Besson , which was released on July 25, 2014.The film received largely positive, but also polarizing, critical reviews,and grossed $458 million against a budget of $40 million.
film.A mixture of close-ups, concealing costumes, stunt doubles and visual effects were used to help hide Johansson's pregnancy during filming.
, written by Arthur Miller and directed by Gregory Mosher . Liev Schreiber played opposite her.Johansson won the 2010 Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play , for her role in the play.Her win received some backlash from critics and seasoned Broadway actors who felt she was undeserving of the award.
Entertainment Weekly, wrote, "Scarlett Johansson brings a fierce fighting spirit to Maggie the Cat in director Rob Ashford's languorous revival ... Johansson shows a winning determination – to lure back her husband, to defend their share of his family's fortune, to maintain a sometimes shaky Southern accent."On the other hand, reviewer Joe Dziemianowicz (The Daily News) called her performance "alarmingly one-note".
Johansson was also the first Hollywood celebrity to become an ambassador for a champagne house. She is the spokesperson for Moët & Chandon .In January 2014, the Israeli Sodastream home-carbonation system company announced Johannson as its first brand ambassador.She has stayed the course, though her involvement has generated controversy.
, though the role ultimately went to newcomer Connie Fisher (winner of the BBC talent showHow Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?)Released on May 8, 2006, Johansson sang the track " Summertime " forUnexpected Dreams – Songs From the Stars, a non-profit collection of songs recorded by Hollywood actors. She performed with The Jesus and Mary Chain for a special Coachella Reunion Show in Indio , California in April 2007.
Reviews of the album were mixed, or average.Spincommented, "There's nothing particularly compelling about Scarlett Johansson's singing."Conversely, some critics found it to be "surprisingly alluring","a bravely eccentric selection",and "a brilliant album" with "ghostly magic".
Johansson said in an interview that she started listening to Tom Waits when she was 11 or 12 years old.Of Tom Waits, Johansson said in an interview, "His melodies are so beautiful, his voice is so distinct and I had my own way of doing Tom Waits songs."In December 2008, MTV reported Johansson planned to follow upAnywhere I Lay My Headwith an album of all original music, saying, "I don't think I'd do covers, so it'd be a project that I have to dedicate myself to. I feel like that's something for the future."
In 2010, Steel Train releasedTerrible Thrills Vol. 1, which includes their favourite female artists singing songs from their self-titled album . Johansson is the first artist on the album, singing "Bullet".In 2011, Johansson sang "One Whole Hour" for the soundtrack of the documentary filmWretches & Jabberers.In 2012, Johansson added her voice to a J. Ralph track entitled "Before My Time" to the end credits of the climate documentaryChasing Ice. The song received a nomination from the Academy Awards in the "Best Original Song" category.
Johansson was issued a cease and desist order from the lead singer of the Los Angeles-based rock band The Singles, demanding Johansson stop using their name.
She appeared on the cover of the March 2006 issue ofVanity Fairin the nude alongside actress Keira Knightley and fashion designer Tom Ford .In February 2007, she was named the "Sexiest Celebrity" of the year byPlayboy.In 2010,GQnamed her its Babe of the Year.In 2011,Men's Healthnamed her one of the "100 Hottest Women of All-Time", ranking her at No. 12.FHMhas regularly ranked her as one of their 100 sexiest famous women since 2005.
In 2014,New Yorkerfilm critic Anthony Lane wrote that "she is evidently, and profitably, aware of her sultriness, and of how much, down to the last inch, it contributes to the contours of her reputation."
Glamour, she stated, "I associate that name [ScarJo] with, like, pop stars. It sounds tacky. It's lazy and flippant. And there's something kind of violent about it. There's something insulting about it."
In March 2008, a UK-based bidder paid £ 20,000 on an eBay auction to benefit Oxfam, winning a hair and makeup treatment, a pair of tickets and a chauffeured trip to accompany Johansson on a 20-minute date to the world premiere ofHe's Just Not That Into You.
In response to her resignation, Oxfam stated that it was "grateful for her many contributions ... [in] helping to highlight the impact of natural disasters and raise funds to save lives and fight poverty".
About George W. Bush 's 2004 reelection, she said, "[I am] disappointed. I think it was a disappointment for a large percentage of the population."
On February 7, 2012, Johansson and Anna Wintour hosted a fashion launch of pro-Obama clothing, bags and accessories, with proceeds going to the President's re-election campaign.She addressed voters at the Democratic National Convention on September 6, 2012, calling for President Obama's reelection and for more engagement from young voters.She specifically encouraged women to vote for Obama and condemned Mitt Romney for his opposition to Planned Parenthood .
She dated herBlack Dahliaco-star Josh Hartnett for about two years until the end of 2006, with Hartnett citing their busy lives as the reason for the split.
On December 14, 2010, the couple announced their separation.Their divorce was finalized on July 1, 2011.
Johansson and Dauriac married on October 1, 2014, in Philipsburg, Montana .
|1995||Just Cause||Kate Armstrong|
|1996||If Lucy Fell||Emily|
|1996||Manny & Lo||Amanda|
|1997||Home Alone 3||Molly Pruitt|
|1998||Horse Whisperer, TheThe Horse Whisperer||Grace MacLean|
|1999||My Brother the Pig||Kathy Caldwell|
|2001||Man Who Wasn't There, TheThe Man Who Wasn't There||Rachael "Birdy" Abundas|
|2001||American Rhapsody, AnAn American Rhapsody||Zsuzsi / Suzanne Sandor (at 15)|
|2002||Eight Legged Freaks||Ashley Parker|
|2003||Lost in Translation||Charlotte|
|2003||Girl with a Pearl Earring||Griet|
|2004||Perfect Score, TheThe Perfect Score||Francesca Curtis|
|2004||Love Song for Bobby Long, AA Love Song for Bobby Long||Pursy Will|
|2004||Good Woman, AA Good Woman||Meg Windermere|
|2004||SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, TheThe SpongeBob SquarePants Movie||Mindy||Voice role|
|2004||In Good Company||Alex Foreman|
|2005||Match Point||Nola Rice|
|2005||Island, TheThe Island||Jordan Two Delta / Sarah Jordan|
|2006||Black Dahlia, TheThe Black Dahlia||Katherine "Kay" Lake|
|2006||Prestige, TheThe Prestige||Olivia Wenscombe|
|2007||Nanny Diaries, TheThe Nanny Diaries||Annie Braddock|
|2008||Other Boleyn Girl, TheThe Other Boleyn Girl||Mary Boleyn|
|2008||Vicky Cristina Barcelona||Cristina|
|2008||Spirit, TheThe Spirit||Silken Floss|
|2009||He's Just Not That Into You||Anna Marks|
|2010||Iron Man 2||Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow|
|2011||We Bought a Zoo||Kelly Foster|
|2012||Avengers, TheThe Avengers||Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow|
|2013||Don Jon||Barbara Sugarman|
|2013||Under the Skin||Laura|
|2014||Captain America: The Winter Soldier||Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow|
|2015||Avengers: Age of Ultron||Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow|
|2016||Hail, Caesar!||DeeAnna Moran|
|2016||The Jungle Book||Kaa||Voice role|
|2016||Captain America: Civil War||Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow|
|2016||Sing||Ash|| Voice role|
|2017||Ghost in the Shell||The Major||Post-production|
|2017||Rock That Body||Filming|
|1995||Client, TheThe Client||Jenna Halliwell||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2001||Anatomy of a Scene||Herself||Episode: "Girl with the Pearl Earring"|
|2004||Entourage||Herself||Episode: "New York"|
| 2005, 2006|
|Robot Chicken||Various voices||6 episodes|
| 2006, 2007|
|Saturday Night Live||Herself/Host / Various roles||4 episodes|
|2014||HitRecord on TV||Olivia||Episode: "Re: Games"|
|2010||View from the Bridge, AA View from the Bridge||Catherine||Cort Theatre|
|2012||Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,Cat on a Hot Tin Roof||Margaret||Richard Rodgers Theatre|
|Anywhere I Lay My Head|
|Live Session(iTunes Exclusive)|| |
|Break UpwithPete Yorn|| |
|2009||"Last Goodbye"||He's Just Not That Into You: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack|
|2011||"One Whole Hour"||Wretches & Jabberers Soundtrack|
|2012||"Summertime"(feat.3D)||Days of Grace (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)|
|2012||"Before My Time"(feat.J. Ralph&Joshua Bell)||Chasing Ice (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)|
|2014||"The Moon Song"(feat.Joaquin Phoenix)||The Moon Song (Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture Her)|
|2016||"Trust in Me"||The Jungle Book (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)|
|2006||"Summertime"||Various artists||Unexpected Dreams– Songs From the Stars|
|2010||"Bullet"||Steel Train||Terrible Thrills Vol. 1|
|2011||"I'll Be Home for Christmas" (duet)||Dean Martin||My Kind of Christmas|
|2012||"Bonnie & Clyde"||Lulu Gainsbourg||From Gainsbourg to Lulu|
|2012||"Coteau Guidry"||The Lost Bayou Ramblers||Mammoth Walt|
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