Scarlett was born in the family of a housewife and a builder. Mom girl sat at home and took care of four children. Incidentally, the actress called the unusual name in honor of the heroine of the famous "Gone With the Wind" Scarlett O'Hara.

Dielectric baby
By the creative life of one of the relatives Scarlett had no relationship. And the girl herself acquainted with the world of show business quite by accident. Parents Johansson friends advised take kids to some casting. As a result, the commercial was the brother Adrian. Scarlett decided not to give up and with enviable persistence began to walk to all the auditions, sometimes even without knowing who are looking for advertising.

My mother supported her daughter the desire to become an actress. As early as 8 years old girl was in the Department of gifted children in the University Theatre "Lee Strasberg". Six months later, the talented girl was transferred to classes for adults actors. Later Scarlett started to give small theater roles.

Not a kid's talent
At the age of 10, Johansson played her first role in the film "North" Rob Reiner. She played Laura Nelson novice actor Elijah Wood. And here are some of the following works Scarlett go unnoticed. Only in 1995 was followed by a fairly prominent role of the hero Sean Connery's daughter in the movie "fair trial." The talent of the young actress was appreciated. And in 1996, Scarlett played his first leading role in the film "Manny and Lo." And she received her nomination «Independent Spirit Awards» for best female role Doers. Following are communicating the work in the film "If Lucy falls," "Home Alone 3," "Indian Summer." After some success Scarlett did not planned to develop her career as well as in Kalkin, so such experiments are minimized. Already in the next Johansson was able to prove that these are not empty ambition. Girl starred in the movie "The Horse Whisperer," Robert Redford. The role of Grace originally belonged to Natalie Portman, but because of the busy schedule, she could not take part in the film.

For the role of a girl who were injured in an accident with a horse, Scarlett was nominated for "the young actor." In the same year she appeared on the screen the film "An American Rhapsody", where the director and screenwriter Eva Gardos performed. The role of a girl named Susan brought the young actress award «Young Artist award». For a number of dramatic roles followed by work in the family comedy "My Brother Pig" in 2000. Scarlett played a 14-year-old girl, whose brother turned into a pig sitter. The deserved portion of glory followed and after pictures "Ebandas Birdie," "Ghost World." The strong repercussions and tape Coen "The Man Who Was not There." The actress starred with Billy Bob Thornton, who was impressed by the girls.

A series of serious films Scarlett was interrupted in 2002, the youth painting "Attack of the spiders." The actress played the sheriff's daughter, who is struggling with giant spiders.

Lost in Translation
Fully disclose talent Johansson helped to picture Sofia Coppola "Lost in Translation." A melancholy story of a couple solitudes came in 2003 and talked about how they found each other in a strange city. The film earned the award "Golden Globe" as best film, best actor and best screenplay. Daughter of the famous Coppola said that Johansson invited to her because of her calm, wise eyes Thirty women. The very same actress said she did not want to stay in the film about a girl who leads a support group, and then marries a millionaire. It's a fairy tale, in which Scarlett believes. Then the actress nominated for the "Golden Globe" as "the best drama actress" for her role in the film "Girl with a Pearl Earring." Here Scarlett noted that the selection criteria are the same film her at all times: she likes or a script or a director. In 2004, she starred in four projects, among them the low-budget drama "Love Rush", a game in which the actress received a third "Golden Globe". In addition, she worked at the "Good Company," with Topher Grace and Dennis Quaid. Following Scarlett shone starring paintings "Setting", "The Perfect Score," "A Good Woman."

Despite his workload Scarlett continues much fruitful work. In 2005, she participated in two radically different tapes: big-budget action movie "The Island" by Michael Bay and chamber history "Match Point," Woody Allen. "The Island" was unsuccessful, and in part blame the creators Johansson supposedly it its name was not able to bring to the screen the viewer. The second film was a success and brought the actress the next "Golden Globe". In 2006, he appeared several films featuring Scarlett Johansson. This is a project of Woody Allen's "Scoop" in which she played an American student who had an affair with an aristocrat from England. A little later, the audience saw a thriller noir Brian De Palma's "The Black Dahlia." And above all in the same year came "The Nanny Diaries," where Scarlett played a girl-nurse who moonlights in a wealthy family, as well as the film "The Prestige," about illusionists. Another notable role actress - Feed 2009 "Promise - not to marry." After Johansson shone starring "Diamonds" and "Amazon".

Money face
Smart, talented, and most importantly the beautiful actress could not go unnoticed by advertising agencies. Scarlett is the face of advertising campaigns perfume by Calvin Klein. In 2006 she signed a contract with L'Oreal. Johansson has appeared in music videos of Justin Timberlake and Bob Dylan. In 2008, she showed herself as a singer. Scarlett released their first album «Anywhere I Lay My Head», in which she performed cover versions of songs Loma Waits.

Personal life
Scarlett Johansson frequent visitor pages of tabloids. Note the authors of newspaper columns consistently attracted high-profile actress novels, for example, with Jared Leto and Benicio Del Toro.

After working on "The Black Dahlia" she began dating Josh Hartnett, but only until the end of 2006. The actress attributed novels with Justin Timberlake and Mark Wahlberg. In 2008, Scarlett told about her engagement to Ryan Reynolds. In the autumn of the same year the couple were married, but divorced two years later.

Interesting Facts
In Scarlet has a brother-bleznets Hunter. The actress wants to work with Johnny Depp and Robert De Niro. She regularly at three o'clock in the morning makes a manicure, because nobody will do it the way she do.

Scarlett Johansson


Wiki info

Johansson made the transition from teen roles to adult roles, with two roles in 2003. In the Sofia Coppola film Lost in Translation, she played Charlotte, a listless and lonely young wife, opposite Bill Murray. Roger Ebert wrote that he loved the film and described the performances of Johansson and Murray as "wonderful". Entertainment Weekly wrote of Johansson's "embracing, restful serenity", and The New York Times said, "At 18, the actress gets away with playing a 25-year-old woman by using her husky voice to test the level of acidity in the air . . . Ms. Johansson is not nearly as accomplished a performer as Mr. Murray, but Ms. Coppola gets around this by using Charlotte's simplicity and curiosity as keys to her character. " Johansson won the BAFTA Award and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress. She received nominations from a number of film critic organizations, including the Broadcast Film Critics Association and the Chicago Film Critics Association. [41]