Scarlett Johansson

  • 'Lucy,' 'Hercules' beat expectations at U.S. weekend box offices 17 hours 17 minutes ago

    Los Angeles/ New York: 'Lucy,' starring Scarlett Johansson as a woman with a super-powered brain, collected $44 million to win the domestic box office race, outmuscling 'Hercules' which took in $29 million for second place. Both new films exceeded expectations, pumping some much-needed life into a lackluster summer at U.S. and...
  • Scarlett Johansson likely to marry beau Romain Dauriacis in August 2014 6 days ago

    New York: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who is dating French journalist Romain Dauriacis, has reportedly finalised a wedding date for next month. The 29-year-old was recently overheard telling fellow guests at a dinner that she and Dauriac - with whom she is expecting her first child - will tie the knot in...
  • Scarlett Johansson hosts a romantic dinner for fiance on his birthday July 6, 2014

    London: 'Her' star Scarlett Johansson hosted an intimate dinner for her fiance Romain Dauriac on his birthday. The 29-year-old actress, who is pregnant with her first child with Dauriac, celebrated his birthday with four of their friends on July 3 in New York, reported Contactmusic. Johansson and the group were...
  • 'Chef' review: This surprisingly fresh film will have you drooling into your popcorn June 21, 2014

    Cast: Jon Favreau, Sofía Vergara, John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johansson, Oliver Platt, Bobby Cannavale, Dustin Hoffman, Robert Downey, Jr. Director: Jon Favreau There's not a lot by way of story in Iron Man director Jon Favreau's 'Chef', but this is nonetheless a pleasant comedy that'll have you drooling into your popcorn, then rushing...
  • Jon Favreau's 'Chef': Tweet review June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor-filmmaker Jon Favreau's 'Chef' is a light-hearted comedy about a Chef who quits his job at the peak of his career following an verbal altercation with the restaurant's owner. The film then narrates the journey of the Chef and how he rediscovers his own talent as he goes...
  • Robert Downey Jr. designed posters for his upcoming release 'Chef' June 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Robert Downey Jr. is not just a wonderful actor and filmmaker, but also a creative person, who loves to experiment and put together interesting pieces on the computer. He did the same for the posters of his forthcoming film "Chef". A graphic designer at heart, he extended a proposal...
  • Scarlett Johansson voted as the second hottest actress in the world May 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who recently said she hates being a sex symbol, has been voted as the second hottest actress in a poll by a magazine. The 29-year-old, who is expecting her first child with her French journalist fiance Romain Dauriac, got more votes than actresses Katy Perry,...
  • Supermodel Candice Swanepoel beats Scarlett Johansson, tops the sexiest women list May 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who recently said she hates being a sex symbol, has been voted as the second hottest actress in a poll by a magazine. The 29-year-old, who is expecting her first child with her French journalist fiance Romain Dauriac, got more votes than actresses Katy...
  • Scarlett Johansson hates being a sex symbol May 26, 2014

    London: Pregnant actress Scarlett Johansson hates being a sex symbol and plans to embrace getting older. The 29-year-old star, who is expecting her first child with her French journalist fiance Romain Dauriac, said she feels less pressure to look perfect as she gets older, reported Contactmusic. "I don't want to be the...
  • Lupita Nyong'o, Scarlett Johansson in talks for Disney's 'Jungle Book' April 24, 2014

    Los Angeles: Disney is eyeing Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o and Scarlett Johansson to be added to the voice cast ensemble of a new big screen adaption of 'The Jungle Book'. While Lupita, 31, who scored an Oscar for her debut film '12 Years a Slave', is in final talks to voice Rakcha,...
  • Scarlett Johansson finds her nickname 'Scar Jo' tacky and lazy April 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson has revealed that she hates being called by her nickname 'Scar Jo'. The 'Under the Skin' star said that she finds her nickname insulting, reported E!Online. "I associate that name with, like, pop star. It sounds tacky. It's lazy and flippant... There's...
  • 'Captain America' becomes box office hero; sets April records at USD 96.2 million April 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: It took in less than the weekend estimates of $96.2 million, but 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' was still the weekend's box office hero, setting the record for the largest domestic April debut with a solid $95 million. The comic-book-adapted sequel, starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L....
  • 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' review: It delivers a bang for your buck April 5, 2014

    Cast: Chris Evans, Samuel L Jackson, Scarlett Johansson Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo The Winter Soldier isn't just a good film; it's a pretty terrific one. Are you surprised? Because I certainly was. Let's face it, Captain America is by far the dullest fella in the Marvel canon, blessed with neither the...
  • Scarlett Johansson's new superpowers in Luc Besson's 'Lucy' April 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: The first trailer for Scarlett Johansson starrer 'Lucy' has been released. The 29-year-old 'Her' actress stars in the title role in Luc Besson's latest sci-fi film, which follows a girl forced to be a drug mule, reported Ace Showbiz. However, Lucy develops incredible physical abilities when some of the drug...
  • Chris Evans ready to give up acting for directing movies March 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Captain America' fame actor Chris Evans has hinted that he is ready to give up acting for directing. The actor makes his directorial debut with upcoming movie '1:30 Train'. When asked when he plans to hang up his 'Captain America' shield, he said: "That's a good question. We can do...
  • Scarlett Johansson calls Dylan Farrow's essay on Woody Allen irresponsible March 18, 2014

    London: Scarlett Johansson has criticised Woody Allen's adopted daughter Dylan Farrow, who accused the filmmaker of molesting her when she was a child in an article, for blaming celebrities like her for working with the director. Johansson, who collaborated with Allen on films like 'Match Point' and 'Vicky Christina Barcelona', broke...
  • Scarlett Johansson wowed by Chris Evan's sculpted muscles; wonders how he can put on so much bulk March 15, 2014

    London: 'Her' star Scarlett Johansson is impressed with Chris Evans' physique. The 29-year-old actress, who reunited with Evans while filming 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier', said while she was struggling really hard to stay in shape for her character it was easier for him, reported Contactmusic. "The last time I saw...
  • Scarlett Johansson's pregnancy a 'welcome surprise' March 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson's pregnancy was a "welcome surprise", says a friend. The "Avengers Assemble" star announced earlier this week she is having her first child with fiance Romain Dauriac, but a friend says they have known about it for some time, reports contactmusic.com. "She's about four months along. The...
  • Is Scarlett Johansson pregnant? March 4, 2014

    Is Scarlett Johansson is pregnant? According to this news report that quotes E! News, she seems to be. The actress is expecting a baby with her fiancé - French journalist Romain Dauriac. The Daily Mail also reported that this will be the first child for the 29-year-old Avengers star with Dauriac,...
  • 'Her' review: It's about a romance that feels painfully authentic February 15, 2014

    Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Rooney Mara, Olivia Wilde, and Scarlett Johansson Director: Spike Jonze Joaquin Phoenix plays a lonely introvert who falls in love with the voice in his computer in Her, written and directed by Being John Malkovich helmer Spike Jonze. The film's curious premise reminded me immediately of the...
  • 'Under the Skin' trailer: See the world through an alien's eyes February 12, 2014

    New Delhi: The international trailer of the forthcoming film 'Under The Skin' presents Scarlett Johansson in a never seen before role. Directed by Jonathan Glazer, the film is based on a book of the same name by Michel Faber. The film is scheduled to hit the screens on April 4,...
  • Scarlett Johansson wants to be versatile like Brad Pitt February 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson wants to follow in Brad Pitt's footsteps and establish herself as a versatile actress. In an attempt to explore more avenues, Johansson gave her voice to the operating system named Samantha in the Oscar-nominated film "Her". "If you want to grow out of the stereotype the media...
  • We exploit ourselves in order to feel seen: Scarlett Johansson February 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson doesn't endorse social media or digital platforms because she wants to protect her 'personal life'. Johansson has given her voice to the operating system named Samantha in the Oscar-nominated film 'Her'. "All of it drives me crazy. I don't understand this need to 'share'. We almost exploit...
  • Scarlett Johansson, Oxfam part ways over politics January 31, 2014

    Scarlett Johansson has parted ways with the international charity Oxfam because of a dispute over her work for SodaStream, a company operating in a West Bank settlement that features the Hollywood star in an ad that will air during the Super Bowl. Johansson became the latest casualty of a widening campaign...
  • Actress Johansson-Oxfam rift puts spotlight on West Bank January 31, 2014

    Actress Scarlett Johansson's very public rift with the charity Oxfam over her endorsement of an Israeli firm operating in the West Bank has thrown a Hollywood spotlight on one of the thorniest issues in Middle East peace talks. Johansson announced on Thursday she had quit her role as an ambassador for...
  • My fiance is my buddy, says Scarlett Johansson January 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson, who has found love again with Romain Dauriac after her divorce with Ryan Reynolds, says her fiance is her best friend but they don't want to rush for marriage. Johansson currently stars in Oscar nominated film 'Her' as the voice of the computer operating...
  • Scarlett Johansson is in no rush to marry fiance Romain Dauriac January 20, 2014

    London: Actress Scarlett Johansson is in no hurry to tie the knot with fiance Romain Dauriac. The 'Her' star got engaged to Dauriac, a journalist, in the summer of 2013, reported Digital Spy. "I'm busy planning Avengers 2 right now. That's my main focus. I've never been a big planning...
  • Scarlett Johansson never expected to earn Golden Globe nomination January 12, 2014

    New York: Actress Scarlett Johansson says she never expected to earn the Golden Globe nomination for 'Her', in which she plays an electronic voice named Samantha. However, the 29-year-old actress was deemed ineligible for the Golden Globe award, reported Huffington Post. "I didn't expect to be recognised for the Golden...
  • I want to direct: Scarlett Johansson December 31, 2013

    London: Actress Scarlett Johansson says she has bought the rights to several books in hopes of becoming a film director one day. The 29-year-old BAFTA Award-winning actress said presently she is allured by different forms of art, reported Contactmusic. "I want to get into directing and I will at some...