Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model and singer. Johansson 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). She rose to further prominence with her 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.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce honored Scarlett Johansson with the 2,470th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 2, 2012 in front of Madame Tussauds in Hollywood. Johansson is also considered as one of the modern female sex symbols in Hollywood and is often listed as one of the most attractive celebrities.
Thanks to a slew of hit films and endorsements, Jennifer Lawrence has claimed the top spot on Forbe's 2015 list of highest paid actresses.
"The Hunger Games" hottie tops the list with $52 million in earnings last year. Coming in second was "Avengers" actress Scarlett Johansson with $35.5 million. Rounding out the top 3 was comedy star Melissa McCarthy with $23 million.
Their new movie “Avengers: Age of Ultron” hits theaters on Friday (May 1) and Scarlett Johansson and Chris Evans teamed up for a fun-filled appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Thursday (April 30).
The interview began with just the “Her” hottie chatting with Ellen about how she’s done five films with Evans and “knows him too well,” though she didn’t know that he was planning to scare the bajeezus out of her by popping out from backstage.
Taking a break from her motherly duties, Scarlett Johansson is slated to host “Saturday Night Live” this week with musical guest Wiz Khalifa.
The “We Bought a Zoo” star, who also happens to be promoting “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” teamed up with cast member Kenan Thompson for a series of promotional spots, including a celebration of the fake National Scat Day holiday.