What is Scarlett Johansson's net worth? Inside former highest-paid star’s LA and NY houses worth millions
Hollywood A-lister Scarlett Johansson is all set to receive the coveted ‘Generation Award’ at the 2021 MTV Movie and TV Awards. Global icons like Sandra Bullock, Johnny Depp, Tom Cruise, Robert Downey Jr, Jamie Foxx, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and a few others have been winners of the award in the past. The renowned award ceremony will honor the best in the field of TV and movies in a two-day event.
Scarlett Johansson will soon be seen performing top-notch stunts in Marvel’s ‘Black Widow’. The prolific actor, who has an impressive Hollywood CV, has been part of the industry since she was nine. She made her debut with the fantasy comedy film called ‘North’ in 1994 followed by recognized roles in ‘Manny & Lo’ in 1996, ‘The Horse Whisperer’ in 1998, and ‘Ghost World’ in 2001. With more than 26 years in the industry, Scarlett Johansson has left a lasting impression on the audience with her terrific choice of roles.
What is Scarlett Johansson's net worth?
Scarlett Johansson was born and raised in Manhattan, New York City. She aspired to be an actress from a young age and as luck would have it, she first hit the stage in an Off-Broadway play as a child actor. After working as a child actor in few films, she switched to adult roles in 2003. Her performance in ‘Lost in Translation’ won her a BAFTA cementing her position in the industry. She then went on to give stellar performances in movies like ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’, ‘A Love Song for Bobby Long’, ‘The Prestige’, ‘Vicky Cristina Barcelona’, ‘Her’ and ‘Under the Skin’. Her role of ‘Black Widow’ in the 'Avengers' franchise further catapulted her career to stardom.
The 36-year-old Hollywood biggie has also earned two Academy Award nominations for her role in ‘Marriage Story’ in 2019 and ‘Jojo Rabbit’ in the same year. With such an elaborate career, she is bound to have an impressive net worth. Talking about the same, if the report published by the website Celebrity Net Worth is to be believed, Scarlett Johansson has a net worth of whopping $165 million. Forbes listed her earnings in 2019 as $56 million. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Johansson pocketed a massive paycheck of $40 million between August 2017 and August 2018 which also made her the highest-paid actress on the planet. Johansson is also the highest-paid woman in the Marvel Universe. As Black Widow, the actress takes home about $15 million per film.
Upscale properties in LA and New York
With such a busy schedule, the multiple award-winning actress rarely finds time to be at home but when she does, she makes sure she breathes in luxury. The busy bee splits her time between her upscale properties in LA and New York. Johansson shelled out a cool $4 million to buy a 4,000-square foot estate in 2018. Known as the “Ivy House,” the Rockland County home boasts magnificent water views overlooking the Hudson River along with wrought iron balconies, pristine gardens, a brick patio, and outdoor footpaths, as reported by the New York Post.
Talking about her LA home, the versatile actress got herself a stunning upscale property in Los Feliz. The star bought the 3,500 square foot property in 2014 and it acted as her marital home when she got married to Romain Dauriac. The $3.88 million house comes with 4 beds and 6 baths, an exquisite marble mantle in the living room, and an all-white kitchen, a petite outdoor dining terrace, a pool and a spa among other impressive features. She had earlier also invested in a Spanish Villa in 2007. The villa cost her a whopping $7 million. Johansson sold the 4,352 square foot property in 2010, as reported by Velvet Ropes.
Scarlett Johansson’s love for less fancy cars
A lot of celebrities share a common love for luxury cars. However, Scarlett Johansson stands out here with her love for less fancy and practical cars. She believes in driving around in simple four-wheelers which is rare when it comes to a celebrity of her stature. According to the website AutoBizz, the ‘Round Night’ star loves driving around in Mercedes Benz GLE 350 which is priced at $54,000. It is a perfect mix of comfort, style and luxury. She has also been spotted driving 2012 Audi Q5 Facelift priced at $20,000 and Mercedes Benz GLC 250 priced at $50,000.