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Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson, born November 22, 1984, is an American actress, model and singer. She made her film debut in North (1994) and was later nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her performance in Manny & Lo (1996), garnering further acclaim and prominence with roles in The Horse Whisperer (1998) and Ghost World (2001). She shifted to adult roles with her performances in Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003) and Sofia Coppola's Lost in Translation (2003), for which she won a BAFTA award for Best Actress in a Leading Role; both films earned her Golden Globe Award nominations as well. A role in A Love Song for Bobby Long (2004) earned Johansson her third Golden Globe for Best Actress nomination. Johansson garnered another Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress with her role in Woody Allen's Match Point (2005). She has played the Marvel comic book character Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff in Iron Man 2 (2010), The Avengers (2012), and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014) and is set to reprise the role in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). The 2010 Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge won Johansson the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Play. As a singer, Johansson has released two albums, Anywhere I Lay My Head and Break 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, most notably when she was named the "Sexiest Woman Alive" by Esquire magazine in both 2006 and 2013 (the only woman to be chosen for the title twice), and the "Sexiest Celebrity" by Playboy magazine in 2007. Johansson was born in New York City. Her father, Karsten Johansson, is a Danish-born architect, and her paternal grandfather, Ejner Johansson, was a screenwriter and director. Her mother, Melanie Sloan, a producer, comes from an Ashkenazi Jewish family from the Bronx. Johansson has an older sister, Vanessa, who is an actress; an older brother, Adrian; a twin brother, Hunter (who appeared in the film Manny & Lo with Scarlett); and a half-brother, Christian, from her father's re-marriage.


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Born:
Nov 22, 1984 In New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
23
First Appeared:
In the movie Home Alone 3 1997-12-12
Latest Project:
Movie Avengers: Endgame 2019-04-24
Known For
Poster of Captain Marvel
Poster of Avengers: Infinity War
Poster of Isle of Dogs
Poster of Thor: Ragnarok
Poster of Ghost in the Shell
Poster of Sing
Poster of Captain America: Civil War
Poster of The Jungle Book
Poster of Avengers: Age of Ultron
Poster of Lucy
Poster of Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Poster of Her
Poster of Don Jon
Poster of The Avengers
Poster of Iron Man 2
Poster of The Prestige
Poster of Scoop
Poster of Lost in Translation
Poster of Home Alone 3
Filmography
Movie Avengers: Endgame Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2019-04-24
Movie Captain Marvel Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow (uncredited) 2019-03-06
Movie Avengers: Infinity War Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2018-04-25
Movie Isle of Dogs Nutmeg (voice) 2018-03-23
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow (archive) 2017-10-25
Movie Ghost in the Shell Major Mira Killian / Motoko Kusanagi 2017-03-29
Movie Sing Ash (voice) 2016-11-23
Movie Captain America: Civil War Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2016-04-27
Movie The Jungle Book Kaa (voice) 2016-04-07
Movie Avengers: Age of Ultron Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2015-04-22
Movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2014-03-20
Movie Lucy Lucy Miller 2014-07-25
Movie Her Samantha (voice) 2013-12-18
Movie Don Jon Barbara Sugarman 2013-07-26
Movie The Avengers Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2012-04-25
Movie Iron Man 2 Natalie Rushman / Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow 2010-04-28
Movie Vicky Cristina Barcelona Cristina 2008-08-15
Movie The Prestige Olivia Wenscombe 2006-10-19
Movie Scoop Sondra Pransky 2006-07-27
Movie In Good Company Alex Foreman 2004-12-29
Movie The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Mindy (voice) 2004-11-14
Movie Lost in Translation Charlotte 2003-08-31
Movie Home Alone 3 Molly Pruitt 1997-12-12