At the age of 14, Johansson attained worldwide recognition for her performance as Grace Maclean, the teen traumatized by a riding accident in Robert Redford's The Horse Whisperer. She went on to star in Terry Zwigoff's Ghost World, garnering a Best Supporting Actress award from the Toronto Film Critics Circle. Johansson was also featured in the Coen Brothers' dark drama The Man Who Wasn't There, opposite Billy Bob Thornton and Frances McDormand. She most recently starred in The Nanny Diaries, opposite Laura Linney; Christopher Nolan's The Prestige, opposite Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale; the critically acclaimed Weitz brothers' film In Good Company; and The Island, opposite Ewan McGregor for director Michael Bay.
Her additional credits include Rob Reiner's comedy North; the thriller Just Cause, with Sean Connery and Laurence Fishburne; and a breakthrough role in the critically praised Manny & Lo, which earned her an Independent Spirit Award nomination. A New York native, Johansson made her professional acting debut at the age of eight in the off-Broadway production of Sophistry, with Ethan Hawke, at New York's Playwright's Horizons.
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|Birthday||November 22, 1984 (34)|
|Birthplace||New York, New York, USA|
|Height||5' 4" (1m63) How tall is Scarlett Johansson compared to you?|
|Awards||2004 BAFTA Awards: Actress in a Leading Role (for Lost in Translation)|
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