Scarlett Marie Johansson (New York, 22 November 1984) is an American actress. It is born at New York City from Karsten Johansson, a Danish architect son of the producer and scriptwriter Ejner Johansson, and Melanie Sloan, American, been born in the Bronx from Polish family. To the tender age of three years Scarlett already dream to become actress, but only four years after will begin to give back I am counted that that of the interpreter can become more than a game, a true profession, and in fact begins to participate the first provini for television ad, even if the advertising will prefer them its brother, provocandole a strong sense of disappointment.
Later on its mother understood that its little girl really was interested to do the actress although the young age, and so began to carry it also to the provini for the film and theatrical productions, and to eight years Scarlett presses on the stages together to Ethan Hawke in the theatrical piece Sofistry. From 1994 it begins to appear in small roles in film like Parents cercasi, Appointment with the bridge and The just cause: therefore begins to do acquaintance to the public with its role of Amanda in Manny & It and finally it is imposed to the caution of the international public with its interpretation of it THE MAN that I whisper to the horses.
In 2000 performance in Ghost World, therefore of it THE MAN that there is not, and in 2002 - the year in which achieves the diploma - is in the cast of Arac Attack - Monsters to eight feet, instigator to the science fiction-horror film of the years '50. 2003 is the year of the definitive consecration: turns two film Lost in Translation - THE LOVE translated and The girl with the earring of pearl, and thanks to its role in the film of Sofia Coppola (presented in world preview to the Festival of the cinema of Venice) Scarlett obtains a like best prize actress emerging.
In 2004 it is in the cast of the film A song for Bobby Long, next to John Overwhelmed, film that the young Johansson wanted to interpret for five years. Since then it is on the crest of the wave, between gossip, advertising campaigns (a for Louis Vuitton and a for a perfume of Calvin Klein) and other film projects that see it directed by producers of the caliber of Woody Allen and Brian De Palm. In 2005 it works actual with Allen in Match Point, hitting in particolar manner the producer that chooses it also for its film successive, Scoop (2006), of which is protagonist next to the same prolific New York producer and to Hugh Jackman.
The success the door to work rhythms frenetic and entire in the alone one 2006 four different projects: besides the comedy of Allen, The Black Dahlia of Brian De Palm, The Prestige of Christopher Nolan and The diary of a Nana (2007), will dress the cloths of Maria Bolena in the THE OTHER film woman of the King.