Scarlett Johansson is the latest celebrity to find herself at the center of a nude photo leak. Unfortunate for her, but an unexpected gift for her legions of admirers. Here’s a gallery of Johansson in a few less-revealing poses, just to remind us all that this girl looks amazing regardless of her state of dress. And like a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, the best of her controversial new/nude pics lies at the end of this gallery. Enjoy.
A former child actress, she first gained critical acclaim with her role in The Horse Whisperer (1998), and later built some indie cred after starring in Ghost World (2001).
She almost left acting in 2003 after applying to NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, but she was rejected. Her career took off almost immediately afterward.
A starring role in Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation (2003) marked Johansson’s transition into adult-oriented roles.
After starring in Lost in Translation, Johansson said she developed an attraction to older men. She followed through by dating Benicio Del Toro, who is 17 years older than her. She has also been linked to Sean Penn, who is 25 years her senior.
In 1998 she auditioned for The Parent Trap remake. The role went to Lindsay Lohan.
She is three minutes older than her twin brother, Hunter.
Roles Johansson has turned down, among others: Lois Lane in Superman Returns, Evey in V for Vendetta, Lindsay Farris in Mission Impossible: III.
In 2007, Johansson was ranked #12 on Forbes‘ list of the 20 top-earning young stars.