Scarlett Ingrid Johansson born is an American actress and singer. She is the world’s highest paid actress, has made multiple appearances in the Forbes Celebrity , and is the recipient of several awards, including a Tony Award and a British Academy Film Award. She aspired to be an actress from a young age, and first appeared on stage in an Off Broadway play as a child. Johansson made her film debut in the fantasy comedy North , and was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Manny Lo . She gained further recognition for her work in The Horse Whisperer .Scarlett Johansson was born in New York City, New York on . Her father, Karsten Johansson, is a Danish born architect originally from Copenhagen, and her paternal grandfather, Ejner Johansson, was a screenwriter and director..Scarlett Johansson is an American actress, model and singer, who has appeared in films, television series, video games and stage plays..Rows Scarlett Ingrid Johansson d o h n s n born is an American .