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.
Keeping tabs on who profits off of her, Scarlett Johansson is suing a French publisher for unauthorized use of her name.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the "Lost in Translation" star is seeking damages for "breach and fraudulent use of personal rights," and seeks an injunction on "future transfer of rights and adaptations of the book."
Reprising her role as Black Widow, Scarlett Johansson filmed "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" in Los Angeles on Tuesday (April 23).
The 28-year-old actress sported red hair in a black tank top, an olive green jacket and black boots as she worked with co-star Samuel L. Jackson before changing into more comfortable yellow pants and sandals.