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.
Giving fans a sneak peek at Scarlett Johansson's portrayal of a screen legend, a new clip from "Hitchcock" was released featuring the actress's embodiment of Janet Leigh.
In the clip, Janet is meeting the famed filmmaker, played by Anthony Hopkins, and his wife Alma Reville (played by Helen Mirren) for dinner. The topic turns to the infamous shower scene from "Psycho," making Alma visibly uncomfortable.
With her new movie "Hitchcock" set to hit theaters on November 23rd, Scarlett Johansson pitched in on promotions by covering the Winter 2012 "Girl Power Issue" of V magazine.
Wearing nothing but bright red lipstick, the 27-year-old actress posed under pouring water for the front page shot while opening up about filming the iconic "Hitchcock" shower scene and how "terrifying" her co-star Anthony Hopkins can be.