Happy birthday, Scarlett Johansson! The butt-kicking actress has had a fabulous year, and including starting a gorgeous family and starring in one of the biggest movies of all time! What can’t this woman do?
Scarlett Johansson is turning 31 years-old today, November 22! The Avengers: Age of Ultron star is the franchise’s resident lady badass, and she made that clearer than ever with her latest powerhouse role. One secret marriage and a slew of awesome movies under her belt later, Scarlett’s potentially had the best year ever!
Who doesn’t love the Avengers? The movies wouldn’t be the same without Natasha Romanoff, the assassin turned SHIELD spy and member of the Avengers initiative. And that’s owed a lot to Scarlett’s prowess behind the character. Who else could make us see the Hulk as a gentle giant?
Avengers fans will be pleased to know that she’s taking on the character for a fourth time, in Captain America: Civil War, which is coming to theaters in July 2016. Yes! Trust us, it’s not just a Cap film — all the Avengers are going to play some part. And if you can’t wait that long for a superhero fix, click here to buy yourself a copy of Avengers: Age of Ultron!
In the next year, Scarlett has a some exciting high-profile films hitting theaters. She’s starring in the Coen brothers’ highly-anticipated new joint, Hail, Caesar! as a 40s vixen. Perfect! In incredible news, she’s voicing Kaa, the hypnotizing snake in the live-action remake of The Jungle Book. How amazing is that?
Scarlett started turning 30 off with some big changes right before her birthday, giving birth to her first child, a beautiful baby girl. Though she tried to keep the news under wraps for as long as possible, it was clear at the premiere of Captain America: Winter Soldier that she had a bun in the oven. She surprised everyone by secretly marrying her fiancé, Romain Mauriac, about a month after the birth. How romantic!
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— Samantha Wilson