Articles Tagged with scarlett johansson

Marilyn Monroe: Seven Things You Didn’t Know

Norma Jeane Mortenson

The legacy of the iconic bombshell Marilyn Monroe has definitely lived on. Monroe still inspires and intrigues today, being used as the inspiration of a fictional new musical in the cult TV show Smash, as well as being invoked in Scarlet Johansson’s new Dolce & Gabbana campaign and the newest Marilyn-centered biopic, the upcoming Blonde,… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson Is ‘Lucy’ In Luc Besson Movie [Watch]

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Scarlett Johansson is starring in a new sci-fi /action thriller called “Lucy,” directed by Luc Besson. The video clip above is a sort of trailer, but not in the traditional Hollywood trailer style. The distributors, Universal, have advanced the launch date by 2 weeks to July 25 as a demonstration of confidence, according to Forbes,… Read more »

Captain America Sequel: Is $100 Million Opening Weekend In Works?

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the sequel to Marvel Films’ 2011 hit Captain America, reintroducing the World War II-era superhero, looks as if it will significantly outperform its predecessor at the box office as Marvel continues its comic book movie juggernaut — adding to the $5.67 billion Marvel has raked in so far from just… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson Is Still Holding Out For A Black Widow Movie

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Scarlett Johansson is seriously hoping that Marvel Studios will give the proverbial greenlight to a Black Widow movie. If you’re one of the folks out there who can’t wait for producers to move forward with the project, then you’re certainly in good company. Johansson recently said she wouldn’t mind starring in the spin-off. In short:… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson Stars In Racy New ‘Under The Skin’ Clip

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Scarlett Johansson’s provocative turn in Under The Skin is set to show off a side of the actress that she has seldom exhibited in previous roles. Johansson stars as an alien who hitchhikes across Scotland seducing citizens, before then murdering them. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Michel Faber… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson Defends Her Pro-SodaStream Position

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Scarlett Johansson defended her position as SodaStream’s spokesperson following the controversy back in January regarding her role in the company. The controversy arose from the fact that SodaStream, as well as running its operations from Tel Aviv, also operates a factory in the West Bank – territory which is under dispute between Israel and the… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson: ‘I’m No Role Model’ After SodaStream Controversy

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Scarlett Johansson gives her first interview since she stepped down as global ambassador for the anti-poverty coalition Oxfam in January, in the current issue of Dazed Magazine, and she takes the opportunity to let the world know that she is nobody’s role model. The Avengers actress appeared in a Super Bowl commercial for SodaStream, a… Read more »

‘Avengers 2’: Black Widow Gets Major Role, Could Land Solo Movie

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In Avengers 2, Black Widow will be playing a much bigger role according to Marvel President Kevin Feige. Almost rivaling the roles of Nick Fury and Agent Coulson, Scarlett Johansson’s character is getting a lot of attention this time around as Joss Whedon has begun filming in South Africa. Throughout the Marvel cinematic universe, Phase… Read more »

Why Scarlett Johansson Chose SodaStream Over Oxfam

Scarlett Johansson Chooses SodaSream Over Oxfam

Scarlett Johansson loves those bubbles – even when it causes controversy. On Wednesday, feeling the heat from Oxfam, a humanitarian group that Johansson had partnered up with for the past seven years, the Avengers 2 actress removed herself from her post as Oxfam Global Ambassador. The beef centers around her new role as SodaStream global… Read more »

Scarlett Johansson Refuses To Succumb To Oxfam Pressure Over Israel

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Scarlett Johansson has decided to end her position as Oxfam Ambassador – a role she had held for seven years – following the recent fallout due to her becoming SodaStream International’s ‘global brand Ambassador.’ Oxfam was upset with the Johansson/SodaStream union due to the fact that SodaStream maintains a large factory in the West Bank…. Read more »