Being listed among the world’s highest paid actresses since 2014, Scarlett Johansson is one of the most talented, versatile actresses in Hollywood. She has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and often considered a modern sex symbol of Hollywood. Having gifted with great looks, seductive voice and charismatic onscreen persona, this young amazing actress has made her way up the ladder, establishing herself a name in the industry who is now the most sought-after actress in business. Well-known for her stunning and breath-taking performances, Johansson has featured in variety genres from romance to action to comedy throughout her career.
Take a look at Scarlett Johansson biography that profiles detailed information about her childhood, acting career, personal life, family, height, weight, vital stats, achievements, net worth and fun facts.
Scarlett Ingrid Johansson
Scarlett Johansson, ScarJo (She hates by calling her with this nickname), Scarlett Fever
Actress, Singer, Model
Birthday / Date of Birth
Scarlett was born on 22 November 1984, in New York City, New York, USA.
She is currently 33 years old.
Scarlett attended Simon Baruch Middle School and then went to P.S. 41 Greenwich Village School in upper-middle-class in New York.
Later, she took theatrical training from Professional Children’s School in Manhattan, New York City, graduating in 2002.
She holds both American and Danish citizenship.
Multi-ethnicity. She is of Danish, Swedish descent on her father’s side and Ashkenazi Jewish on her mother’s side.
Even though, she is Jewish, She celebrates both Christmas and Hanukkah.
- Father – Karsten Johansson (Architect)
- Mother – Melanie Sloan (Producer)
- Siblings – Vanessa (Older Sister) (Actress), Adrian (Older Brother), Hunter (Twin Brother), Christian (Older Half-Brother)
- Relatives – Ejner Johansson (Paternal Grandfather) (Screenwriter, Director)
- Ryan Reynolds (m. 2007 – 2011 )
- Romain Dauriac (m. 2014 – 2017)
Apart from her marriage life, Scarlett has had dated several celebrities including,
- Sean Penn (2011)
- Nate Naylor (2011 – 2012)
- Joe Machota (2017)
- Colin Jost (2017 – Present)
- In feet – 5 feet 3 inches
- In centimeters – 160 cm
- In meters – 1.6 m
- In Kilograms – 57kg
- In Pounds – 125 lbs
- Measurements – 37-26-36
- Bust – 37 inches
- Waist – 26 inches
- Hip – 36 inches
- Bra Size – 32DD
She wears a size 9.5 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 4 (US).
As a teen actress, she made her film debut as John Ritter’s daughter in the 1994 fantasy comedy film, North.
Her leading role debut came in 1996 with the film Manny & Lo playing as Amanda.
She also has given voice for film characters. Johansson’s first film as voice actress was the American animated film, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie. She gave voice for Princess Mindy, King Neptune’s daughter and SpongeBob’s mentor.
So far, she has starred in numerous films, some of her best-known films include, ‘Lost in Translation’, ‘Match Point’, ‘The Nanny Diaries’, ‘Vicky Cristina Barcelona’, ‘The Avengers’, ‘Hitchcock’, ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’ ‘He’s Just Not That into You’, ‘Under The Skin’, ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier, ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’, ‘The Jungle Book’, ‘Lucy’ and ‘Captain America: Civil War’.
Her immense popularity that she earned through her films made her to hone her acting skills as well as she established herself a singer. She dropped her first albumk, Anywhere I Lay My Head on 16 May 2008, which received mixed ratings from critics and music lovers.
In February 2015, Johansson formed a band called the Singles with Este Haim from HAIM, Holly Miranda, Kendra Morris, and Julia Haltigan. The group’s first single was called “Candy”. She also performed “Trust in Me” for The Jungle Book soundtrack and “The Promise & The Prize,” “Universal Fanfare”, and “My Happy Ending” for Sing: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Scarlett first appeared in the television series, The Client, in an episode titled Pilot. Apart from that, she has appeared in half a dozen of series.
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Scarlett Johansson Favorites
- Favorite Food – Pizzas
- Favorite Color – Red
- Favorite Music – Classic Rock
- Favorite Artists – Miles Davis, Billie Holiday, Anita O’Day, Rosemary Clooney,
- Favorite Actresses – Helena Bonham Carter, Juliette Lewis, Meryl Streep, Judy Garland
- Favorite Actors – Gary Sinise, Christopher Walken, Tom Cruise
- Favorite Directors – Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola and Tim Burton
- Favorite Movie – Goodfellas (1990), Mean Streets (1973), Heat (1995)
- Favorite Fashion Labels – Marc Jacobs, Chanel, Gucci, and Prada
Scarlett Johansson Net worth
This gorgeous leggy lass has accumulated a staggering net worth of $105 million US dollars as of 2017. Her Los Angels home was purchased in 2007 for a whopping 7 million USD. This luxurious house features four bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, a remodeled kitchen, a dining room, living room, a huge garden, swimming pool offering a tranquil hillside view, and a spa.
She has possession of several real estate properties across the country, including her Los Feliz mansion, which she bought with her then husband, actor Ryan Reynolds, in 2010 for 2.9 million USD. This 2835 square foot spacious house quips two bedrooms, 3 baths, kitchen and living room.
Scarlett owns a Toyota Prius car.
Social Media Portfolio
Scarlett Johansson is not on social media, though, you can find several parody accounts.
Scarlett was voted ‘Babe of the Year’ by GQ (Gentlemen’s Quarterly; men’s magazine) in 2010.
In 2004, she won the BAFTA Award for the category of ‘Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role’ for the film, ‘ Lost in Translation’.
Scarlett was voted no. 7 in AskMen’s Top 99 Most Desirable Women in 2012.
Esquire magazine named her to be the “Sexiest Woman Alive” in their 2006 and 2013 editions.
She hit headline in September 2011 when her nude pictures got leaked on the internet, which hacked from her smartphone.
She is widely considered as the best selling actress and has made multiple appearances in the Forbes Celebrity 100.
Scarlett Johansson started doing adult films from 2003, where her first adult film was Lost in Translation for which she won a BAFTA Award for Best Actress and Girl with a Pearl Earring.
In 2010, Johansson debuted on Broadway in a revival of A View from the Bridge, which won her a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress.
Scarlett Johansson has been included in Maxim’s Hot 100 list between 2006 to 2014.
In 2010, She was named GQ’s Babe of the Year. Her wax statue has been installed at the Madame Tussauds New York museum in 2015.
In 2012, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
As of May 2017, Johansson is the highest-grossing actress of all time in North America, with her films making over $3.6 billion