Scarlett Johansson: 10 Fun Facts

22 February 2018
Learn more about Scarlett Johansson.

She’s worked with Sofia Coppola, the Coen brothers, and Spike Jonze. She can jump from melancholic drama to kicking serious butt. And she’s a superhero. It’s easy to understand why we love Scarlett Johansson!

This weekend she’s the star of your #SundayNightMovie, so we thought we’d get to know the actress a little better before we watch her deal with a bachelorette gone wrong in Rough Night.

  1. To date, Johansson has appeared in five instalments of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) as Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow. She will reprise her role for Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers 4.
  2. Rumours are flying that there will be a Black Widow solo movie.
  3. Besides the MCU movies, Johannson has also appeared with Chris Evans in The Nanny Diaries and The Perfect Score.
  4. She can sing! Johansson has contributed songs to the soundtracks for The Jungle Book and Sing. She has also released two albums, three EPs, and four singles.
  5. She inspired Katy Perry’s hit song I Kissed a Girl.
  6. She doesn’t like it when her name is shortened to ScarJo.
  7. She was married to Ryan Reynolds for three years.
  8. She has a daughter called Rose.
  9. In 2004 she was nominated twice at the Golden Globes – for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama (for Girl with a Pearl Earring) and for Best Actress Motion Picture Comedy/Musical (for Lost in Translation).
  10. She was the top-grossing actor in Hollywood in 2016.

Watch Scarlett Johansson in Rough Night, your #SundayNightMovie on 25 February at 20:30 on M-Net.