Scarlett Johansson is an American actress and singer. She’s one of Hollywood leading and hottest actress. In 2004, she won the BAFTA Award for the category of Best Performance by an Actress in a leading Role for “Lost in Transition”.
- Nationality: New York, United States of American
- Date of Birth: November 22, 1984
- Occupation: Actress/ Singer
- Net Worth: $120 Million
Scarlett Johansson Biography
Scarlett Johnasson was born on November 22, 1984, in New York City. Her father, Karsten Olaf Johansson, is an architect while her mother, Melanie Sloan, is a producer.
Scarlett father originally came from Copenhagen in Denmark while her mother came from an Ashkenazi Jewish family, from both Poland and Russia. Her parents divorced when she was 13.
She has an older sister, Vanessa, who is also an actress and elder brother Adrian and a twin brother Hunter Johansson and Fenan Sloan. Scarlett have another half brother Christian Johansson, from her father first marriage. See Also: Idris Elba Net Worth ($120 Million) and Biography.
Scarlett attended Public School 41(PS 41), a public elementary school located in Manhattan, New York City. She graduated in 2002, from Professional Children’s School where she received her theatrical training.
While in school she dated Jack Antonoff, an American singer, songwriter and producer. They dated from 2001 and after graduation in 2002, they separated in order to focus in their respective career. In 2004, she had a brief relationship with Jared Leto, an American musician and film director and also dated Josh Hartnett that same year, the went their separate ways citing their busy schedules.
Scarlett started dating Canadian actor and Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds in 2007. The following year they announced their engagement and in September 2007, they wedded in a private ceremony in British Colombia. Two years later the couple filed for a divorce and the process was finalized in July 2011.
After the separation from Reynolds, she began dating Sean Penn, an award winning American actor and filmmaker. The relationship lasted from February to June 2011.
Scarlett began a serious relationship in 2012, with Romain Dauriac, a French journalist. In September 2013, they announced their engagement. She welcomed her first child a girl named Rose Dorothy in 2014. Shorty after the birth of their daughter, they exchange marital vows at Philipsburg in Montana. The couple called it quit two years after their marriage and the divorce process was finalized in September 2017. See Also: Emma Watson Net Worth ($80 Million) and Biography.
Scarlett is currently dating Colin Jost, an American comedian and actor.
Scarlett Johansson Career Path
Johansson began acting during childhood, after her mother started taking her to auditions. She made her professional acting debut at the age of eight in the off-Broadway production of “Sophistry” with young Ethan Hawke.
She made her film debut at the age of nine, in the fantasy comedy North (1994). Following minor roles in Just Cause (1995), as the daughter of Sean Connery and Kate Capshaw’s character, and If Lucy Fell (1996), she played the role of Amanda in Manny & Lo (1996). Her performance in Manny & Lo garnered a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Female.
After appearing in minor roles in Fall (1997) and Home Alone 3 (1997), Johansson garnered widely spread attention for her performance in The Horse Whisperer (1998), directed by Robert Redford, where she played Grace MacLean, a teenager traumatized by a riding accident. In 1999, she appeared in “My Brother the Pig” (1999).
Her breakout role was in Ghost World (2001). She was also featured in the Coen Brothers’ dark drama The Man Who Wasn’t There (2001), opposite Billy Bob Thornton and Frances McDormand.
Since then, she has appeared in films like; In Good Company (2004), A Love Song for Bobby Long (2004), He’s Just Not That Into You (2009), Iron Man 2 (2010), We Bought a Zoo (2011) and Hitchcock (2012).
Her recent works includes blockbuster action films; The Avengers (2012), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Lucy (2014). Scarlett has proven to be one of Hollywood’s most talented young actresses. Her other starring roles are in the sci-fi action thriller Ghost in the Shell (2017) and the dark comedy Rough Night (2017). See Also: Lady Gaga Net Worth ($300 Million) and Biography.
In May 2008, she released her album “Anywhere I Lay My Head”, a collection of Tom Waits covers featuring one original song. Also that year, she starred in Frank Miller’s The Spirit (2008), the Woody Allen film Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008), and played Mary Boleyn opposite Natalie Portman in The Other Boleyn Girl (2008).
Scarlett Johansson Net Worth
She has so far generated a total of $1.2 billion at the box office worldwide. Scarlett was paid nearly #20 million for her role as Black Widow in 2015, Avengers: Age of Ultron”. The talented actress also earns money from endorsing big companies like; Dolce & Gabbana and SodaStream.
Scarlett Johnasson current net work is $120 million.