Scarlett Johansson: A Biography
Scarlett Johansson was born on November 22, 1984 in the family of the architect Aynera Johansson and Melanie Sloan. Her family - four children: older Adrian and Vanessa, Scarlett's twin brother Hantor and Christian, a son from a previous marriage Aynera Honassona.
Despite the seeming well-being of families, parents divorced actress, causing the girl serious psychological trauma. Later, she often mentioned in interviews that still sad that her father and mother are no longer love each other and parted. Divorce of parents has led to the fact that Scarlett lived in two cities: that with his father in New York, then with his mother in Los Angeles.
For several years the girl went to acting school. It paid off, and talented girl quickly noticed. At the age of eight, she made her debut in the play "Sofistka" and 9 years old - in the movies.
For the first time young Johansson starred in "North". The film is directed by Rob Reiner was very surprised girl serious approach to work. In his interview, he said that Scarlett reminded him of an adult woman who managed to lose faith in life, is very demanding to themselves and others. After this film was still shooting, in which she could not somehow stand out.
In 1996, she landed her first major role - the film "Manny and Lo" made it popular and led to the award for Best Actress Independent Spirit Awards. After the painting "The Exorcist," the young actress fame spread throughout the United States.
Then there were the movies "The Man Who Was not There," "Ghost World" and a few tapes that were not known. Starring in the film "Lost in Translation" in 2003, Scarlett Johansson woke up famous in the whole world, and also received a BAFTA Award and a number of well-known film awards nominations. In the same year she won a BAFTA award for best dramatic role in the film "Girl with a Pearl Earring."
In 2005, Johansson starred in the sci-fi movie "The Island", which has become popular, but its box office receipts were lower than anticipated. The director suggested that this was due to the lack of well-known actress. In addition, he had a quarrel with Scarlett, which otherwise saw his sex scenes in the film.
For "Match Point," Scarlett Johansson won his fourth award "Golden Globe", also significantly exceeded the usual pattern for director Woody Allen's box office and received a lot of positive reviews from critics.
After a lot of not very popular films, the actress once again talking after the shooting in the film "Another Boleyn Girl" in 2006. As well she played in the film "Iron Man 2" and "The Avengers."
In May 2012, Scarlett Johansson received a star on the "Walk of Stars".