Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model and singer. Johansson made her film debut in "North" (1994) and was later nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her performance in "Manny & Lo" (1996). She rose to further prominence with her roles in "The Horse Whisperer" (1998) and "Ghost World" (2001). She shifted to adult roles with her performances in "Girl with a Pearl Earring" (2003) and Sofia Coppola's "Lost in Translation" (2003), for which she won a BAFTA award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Both films earned her Golden Globe Award nominations.
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce honored Scarlett Johansson with the 2,470th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on May 2, 2012 in front of Madame Tussauds in Hollywood. Johansson is also considered as one of the modern female sex symbols in Hollywood and is often listed as one of the most attractive celebrities.
She’s a well-respected screen actress thanks to her impressive film career, and last night (January 17) Scarlett Johansson showed off her stage skills at the Opening Night Premiere of “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” in New York City.
The “We Bought a Zoo” star captivated the audience at the Richard Rodgers Theatre and after the gig she headed over to The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers for a swanky after party.
In the past year she's gone from being an Avenger to starring in Broadway's "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof", now Scarlett Johansson is soaking up the spotlight by covering the February 2013 issue of UK Elle magazine.
The 28-year-old actress looked picture perfect in white for the gorgeous front page shoot while opening up about her life as she approaches 30.