Scarlett Johansson is a famous American actress and singer, she was born on 22 November 1984, in New York City. She has a sister named Vanessa Johansson, she also works as an actress. Scarlett Johansson has made multiple appearances in the Forbes Celebrity 100 and is one of the world’s highest-paid actress since 2018.
Her parents are Melanie Sloan and Karsten Johansson. Scarlett Johansson’s mother, Melanie Sloan belongs to a Jewish family from the Bronx, and her father, Karsten Johansson, is an architect from Copenhagen. Her twin brother named Hunter Johansson was just born three minutes after her birth. Her grandfather ‘Ejner Johansson’ was a famous writer. Johansson had a passion for acting and singing since her childhood, and she began to give auditions at the age of eight. As a child, she always used to practice acting by staring in the mirror, and for improving her acting skills, she began studies at Professional Children’s School (PCS) in Manhattan.
Scarlett Johansson made first stage appearance in the Off-Broadway play Sophistry produced by Ethan Hawke. And later at the age of nine, she made film debut with the fantasy comedy “North” (1994), in the movie she played the role of John Ritter’s daughter. She caught into the eyes of the viewers due to her fantastic performance in Manny & Lo garnered, she was also a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Female for the movie.
After made viewers skip one heart with her performance in movies like “Fall” (1997), “Home Alone 3” (1997), “The Horse Whisperer” (1998), “The Man Who Wasn’t There” (2001), and many others. Johansson was also nominated for the Chicago Film Critics Association Award as a Most Promising Actress. She appeared in the music video in 1999 for Mandy Moore’s single, “Candy”. Johansson sang “Summertime” track in 2006, for Unexpected Dreams.
Awards Won by Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson has many awards for her performance in the films. Her performance in the film “In Good Company” (2004) and “A Love Song for Bobby Long” (2004) made her way to win third Golden Globe Award.
Scarlett Johansson Was Nominated for Several Awards:
- Best Actress Award at the Venice Film Festival.
- BAFTA Award for Best Actress.
- Toronto Film Critics Association Award.
- Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress (2003).
- Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress (2014).
- Tony Award for Best Performance (2010).
Scarlett Johansson Movie List:
Scarlett Johansson has amazed many fans with her performance in numerous movies. Explore movies list to know which are some of the top ones from the list that earned fame for the actress.
- Avengers: Infinity War
- Captain Marvel (2019)
- Home Alone 3 (1997)
- Avengers: Endgame (2019)
- Iron Man 2 (2010)
- Marriage Story (2019)
- Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)