Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett Johansson

Life Swift
Published on September 27, 2023
Scarlett Johansson

Scarlett is a famous actress who is famous for her works in films like “The Nanny Diaries”, “Lost in Translation”, “Hitchcock” and “The Avengers”. 

Who is Scarlett Johansson?

Scarlett Johansson, a famous actress was born on November 22, 1984, in New York City. She started her career in acting as a child. In the movie “Whisperer” her role brought her praise at the age of 13. Her other successful movies include “Lost in Translation”, “Girl with a Pearl Earring”, “The Nanny Diaries”, “The Avengers”, and “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”.  

She was also seen in “Hitchcock”, a biopic of famous horror director Alfred Hitchcock in 2012. Scarlett Johansson was a music lover and she had released her first album with musician Pete Yorn in 2008. 


In September 2008, Scarlett Johansson married Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds in British Columbia, Canada. They together purchased a home in Los Angeles. They had a divorce after two years of marriage in December 2010.

After divorce with Reynolds, she met the actor Sean Penn. They traveled together to Mexico and attended the wedding of actress Reese Witherspoon in March 2011. 

In September 2011, her nude photo which was taken on her cell was posted online by the hackers. The FBI did the investigation to find out the individuals behind the leak of the photo. 

In September 2013, a representative of Scarlett Johansson confirmed that she got engaged to the journalist Romain Dauriac. They have been together since last 2012. 


On September 4, 2014, Johansson and Dauriac had the birth of their daughter, Rose. They got married in Philipsburg on October 1, 2014. The public was totally unaware about it until December. Johannson divorced Dauriac after 2 years of marriage in September 2017. 

Most recently, Scarlett Johansson is dating the SNL writer and host of Weekend Update Colin Jost. 


Scarlett Johansson got even more attention with 1998’s The Horse Whisperer. She has got many fans, including the film’s star and director, of her acting as a young amputee. Redford commented on the remarkable beauty of Johansson. He said that she was going to be 30 at the age of 13. She played a role in Ghost World and got even more attention from the critics. 

She found herself as one of the top up-and-coming actresses of Hollywood after her graduation PCS in 2002. In 2003, she had two starring roles and both of them received critical honors. She played the role of a woman visiting Tokyo in Lost in Translation. In the movie, she had an unlikely relationship with an older man (played by Bill Murray). 

In the movie Girl with a Pearl Earring, she played very well as a servant who has been painted by famous artist Johannes Vermeer. 

After these early successes, she took on a variety of projects. On the 2006 crime thriller The Black Dahlia, she had worked with the director Brian De Palma. She also tried for the comedy with 2007’s The Nanny Diaries. 

Movie and Theatre

Scarlett Johansson made her career in a new territory when joined for an album of duets with Pete Yorn. It was recorded in 2007.  They finally released the album Break Up in 2009. She had written many tracks for recording. She told New York magazine, “I had been singing for my whole life. I wanted to be on Broadway when I was a kid.”

She released her first album Anywhere I Lay My Head in 2008. It has featured cover versions of the songs by Tom Waits. 

She had received positive reviews for performing as Catherine, a teenage girl whose aunt and uncle raised her. She also won the Tony Award for her hard work on the show. 

Johansson also played a great role as a super agent Black Widow in Iron Man 2. 

Upcoming Projects

She was revealed to be the executive producer and star in The Custom of the Country, a limited television series which is based on the 1913 novel by Edith Wharton of the same name. 

In March 2018, it was revealed that she was also linked with the director Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit. She was attached to him as the mother of a 10-year boy in Nazi Germany. 

Early Life

Scarlett Johansson, an actress, was born on November 22, 1984, in New York City. She comes from a long line of creative artists. The Danish grandfather of Scarlett Johansson worked as a director and a screenwriter and her mother was a producer. 

She was very interested in acting from an early age. Only at the age of 8, she has appeared on a sophistry’s off-Broadway production with Ethan Hawke. She started seeking roles and decided to read at Manhattan’s Professional Children’s School (PCS). One of her passions was musical theater and it was in the PCS. She told Vogue that she was one of the kids of jazz-hands. 

Scarlett Johansson landed some acting roles during her school years. Her film debut in 1994’s North with Elijah Wood was one of them. Two years later her first leading part came with Manny & Lo, an independent dramatic comedy. Hunter, twin brother of Johansson, was also seen in the film.