Fast Facts

  • Studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City.
  • Made her stage debut in 1993 at New York's Playwright Horizon Theatre in Sophistry; her screen debut was the following year in Rob Reiner's North.
  • Her parents, sister and twin brother have walk-on parts in 1996's Manny & Lo, a film that garnered Johansson an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Female Lead at age 12.
  • Was cast by director Robert Redford in the pivotal part of Grace in The Horse Whisperer (1998) after losing the lead role in The Parent Trap to Lindsay Lohan.
  • Voiced the character of Mindy in 2004's The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie.
  • Replaced Kate Winslet in the role of Nola Rice in Woody Allen's Match Point (2005) when Winslet backed out to spend more time with her family.
  • Sang duets with Pete Yorn on the 2009 album Break Up inspired by the songs of Serge Gainsbourg and Brigitte Bardot.
  • Made her Broadway debut in the 2010 revival of Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge, for which she won a Tony Award playing the part of Catherine.

Awards

  • 2004, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 2010, Tony — Actress (Featured Role--Play): Winner
  • 2003, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Actress in a Leading Role: Nominee
  • 2015, Critics' Choice Movie Awards — Best Actress in an Action Movie: Nominee
  • 2003, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Actress in a Leading Role: Winner
  • 2004, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 2005, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama: Nominee
  • 2006, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2013, Rome International Film Festival — Best Actress: Winner

Relationships

  • Hunter Johansson — Brother
  • Sean Penn — Ex-significant Other
  • Rose Dorothy — Daughter
  • Nate Naylor — Ex-significant Other
  • Ryan Reynolds — Ex-husband
  • Melanie Johansson — Mother
  • Vanessa Johansson — Sister
  • Adrian Johansson — Brother
  • Karsten Johansson — Father
  • Christian Johansson — Half Brother
  • Josh Hartnett — Ex-significant Other
  • Romain Dauriac — Husband

Details

  • Birth Name: Scarlett Johansson
  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Birthday: November 22, 1984, Scorpio
  • Profession: Actor
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