Biography of Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson is a Hollywood actress, who starred dozens of outstanding pictures. The prestigious cinema awards marked her roles in the films «Lost in Translation», «Girl with a Pearl Earring», and «Match Point».
ChildhoodScarlett was born in a family of Danish architect Karsten Johansson and a housekeeper Melanie Sloan. The girl had a twin-brother Hunter, and elder brother and sister, Adrian and Vanessa; the newborn girl was named in honor of Scarlett O’Hara from «Gone with the Wind».
Career StartIn 1994, 10-year-old Scarlett Johansson debuted in the film «North» together with the beginning actor Elijah Wood. In 1995, she was working on one shooting stage with Sean Connery in the picture «Just Cause». In 1996, she played her first lead role in the movie «Manny and Lo», which was marked by the Independent Spirit Awards.
Outbreak2003 was a life-changing year for the actress. 29 August, the picture «Lost in Translation» by Sofia Coppola was released on big screen. 19-year-old Scarlett played a young Charlotte, the girl-friend of Bill Murray in his random trip to Tokio. The daughter of a famous Francis Coppola said that she had chosen Johansson due to her calm, wise look of a 30-year-old woman, which is irregular for other young actresses.
Marvel Universe and Black WidowIn 2010, the release of the sequel «Iron Man» took place. The movie immediately climbed the top due to Robert Downey Jr’s charm. Scarlett Johansson played the character of Natasha Romanoff, retired Russian agent best known as «Black Widow» for the first time.
The Other New ProjectsIn 2016, the viewers saw Scarlett Johansson in tandem with George Clooney and Josh Brolin in a comedy «Hail, Caesar!». They also heard her voice in the Disney screening of the Rudyard Kipling’s novel «The Jungle Book», where Johansson voiced over a wise Kaa, but not an Indian leopard Bagheera.
MusicScarlett starred the clips of Justin Timberlake and Bob Dylan, when she was just starting her acting career. In 2007, Johansson was invited by Pete Yorn to record the joint album. As the musician narrated later, he was afraid much that Scarlett couldn’t sing and he even asked Zooey Deschanel to help her. However, as it turned out Johansson had very clear and voluminous voice. The released album was called «Relator».
Scarlett Johansson Dating HistoryIn 2001, the 17-year-old actress was dating with Jack Antonoff for a short time.
Besides after divorce she said that will never marry again, at the beginning of Spring 2020 they got engaged (after 2 years of dating).
Scarlett Johansson Today"The Avengers" movie series came to close, but there will be the solo movie about Black Widow. It should be released in May, 2020, but Covid-19 pandemic have spoiled the game.
On the 18th of August 2021 Scarlett Johansson welcomed her newborn son Cosmo with husband Colin Jost. It is the first child for the married couple.