Scarlett Johansson was born in New York on November 22, 1984. Shortly after the birth of her daughter her parents divorced, and Scarlett had to live in two cities - New York and Los Angeles. Since childhood, she attended an acting school in New York, however, she began a career in Los Angeles.
The film "North" was the film debut of the young Johansson. Several following her roles were not so noticeable, but in 1996, played his first starring role in "Manny & Lo," she was even nominated for the Independent Spirit Awards as the best performer of female roles. Later, in 1998, it was followed by a role in the movie "The Exorcist".
In 2003, screens out the picture of "Lost in Translation", Johansson has brought recognition of the public, as well as a number of prestigious awards and film awards. In the same year he published another serious film with its participation - "Girl With a Pearl Earring".
In 2004, Scarlett starred in the action movie "The Island" and Michael Bay's movie "Match Point", Woody Allen's famous. The first film failed at the box office, but "Match Point" was selected in the competition program of the Cannes Film Festival 2005, received positive reviews in the press.
In 2006-2007, the release of the movie "Sensation," "Black Orchid", "The Nanny Diaries," "The Prestige" and "Diamond" starring Scarlett Johansson.
May 20, 2008 Johansson debuted as a vocalist, releasing her first album Anywhere I Lay My Head.
Among boyfriends stars at different times were listed Jared Leto, Benicio Del Toro and Josh Hartnett. However, May 5, 2008 Johansson has announced her engagement to Ryan Reynolds, and September 28, 2008 to celebrate a wedding couple.