Scarlett Johansson’s 12 Best Performances
Scarlett Johansson is back in kick-ass mode this weekend, as she stars in a remake of the Japanese anime classic “Ghost in the Shell.” Johansson plays The Major, a cyborg counter-cyberterrorist field commander who leads a task force to fight hackers and terrorists.
Johansson is, of course, no stranger to action roles, having played the title character in Luc Bresson’s “Lucy” and superhero Black Widow in the Marvel series of films, such as “Iron Man 2,” two films in “The Avengers” series and another two in the “Captain America” films.
But Johansson has demonstrated a wide range of acting skills in a wide range of roles, from a bathing beauty, a seductive alien and even as a disembodied voice. Let’s take a look at Johanssen’s range by focusing on a dozen of her best performances.