Scarlett Johansson Biography
Scarlett Johansson was born in New York City. Her mother, Melanie Sloan, is from a Jewish family from the Bronx, and her father, Karsten Johansson, is a Danish-born architect, from Copenhagen.
She has a sister, Vanessa Johansson, who is also an actress, a brother, Adrian, a twin brother, Hunter Johansson, born three minutes after her, and a paternal half-brother, Christian. Her grandfather was writer Ejner Johansson.
Scarlett Johansson Movie Career
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 Ethan Hawke, at New York’s Playwrights Horizons.
Following minor roles in Just Cause, as the daughter of Sean Connery and Kate Capshaw’s character, and If Lucy Fell, she played the role of Amanda in Manny & Lo.
In 2003, she was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards, one for drama with a Pearl Earring and one for comedy Lost in Translation, her breakout role, starring opposite Bill Murray.
Scarlett Johansson then played her character, Black Widow, in the blockbuster action films The Avengers , Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War , and Avengers: Infinity War, and also headlined the science-fiction thriller Lucy, a box office success.
With more than a decade of work already under her belt, Scarlett Johansson has proven to be one of Hollywood’s most talented young actresses.Her 2017 roles are the sci-fi action thriller Ghost in the Shell and the dark comedy Rough Night .
Scarlett Johansson was married to Ryan Reynolds on 27 September 2008 and divorced on 1st of July 2011 .
Scarlett Johansson was also married to Romain Dauriac on the 1st of October 2014 till present then filed for divorce.
As of August 2017 Scarlett Johansson has only one child.
Scarlett Johansson Awards
Johansson has won numerous awards which include: Golden Globes, USA,BAFTA Awards,Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films USA,Alliance of Women Film Journalists,American Comedy Awards, USA several others.
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