Happy birthdays, Scarlett Johansson! The actress turns 32 years old today.
Born in November 1984, Johansson grew up in New York with parents Karsten and Melanie. The actress began taking class in theater at a young age and even started her career as a child actor. She appeared in multiple commercials and nabbed roles in projects like The Horse Whisperer and The Man Who Wasn’t There.
As an adult, Johansson’s role has been intensely varied. Her transition kicked off with projects like Lost in Translation and Girl with a Pearl Earring. By 2005, the actress was being scouted for bigger films such as The Island and Match Point.
Today, most fans are familiar with Johansson because of her work with the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The actress plays Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow, and fans have fallen for her character. She debuted in the role with Iron Man 2 and has since reprised it in films like The Avengers, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Age of Ultron,and Captain America: Civil War.
In the future, fans can expect to see Johansson continue her screen work with more films. The actress will reprise her role as Black Widow for Avengers: Infinity War. And, next spring, she will star in the live-action adaptation of Ghost in the Shell as The Major.
Happy birthday, Scarlett!