awards & nominations

Her (2013)

Scarlett Johansson as "Samantha"

A sensitive and soulful man earns a living by writing personal letters for other people. Left heartbroken after his marriage ends, Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix) becomes fascinated with a new operating system which reportedly develops into an intuitive and unique entity in its own right. He starts the program and meets "Samantha" (Scarlett Johansson), whose bright voice reveals a sensitive, playful personality. Though "friends" initially, the relationship soon deepens into love.

Festival internazionale del film di Roma (2013)WonMarc'Aurelio Award for Best actress

Match Point (2005)

Scarlett Johansson as "Nola Rice"

Tennis instructor Chris Wilton (Jonathan Rhys-Meyers) grows friendly with Tom Hewett (Matthew Goode), a wealthy student who shares an interest in opera. Invited to attend a performance with Tom, Chris meets the family and instantly attracts Tom's sister, Chloe (Emily Mortimer). Chris marries her to get a job with her millionaire father, Alec (Brian Cox), but a dangerous affair with Nola Rice (Scarlett Johansson), Tom's American girlfriend, threatens his newfound social status.

Golden Globe (2005)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Girl With a Pearl Earring (2003)

Scarlett Johansson as "Griet"

When her father goes blind, Griet (Scarlett Johansson) must go to work as a maid for painter Johannes Vermeer (Colin Firth). While cleaning the house, Griet strikes up an unlikely friendship with Vermeer, which both agree to keep secret for fear of provoking the painter's jealous wife, Catharina (Essie Davis). When wealthy patron Van Ruijven (Tom Wilkinson) begins to lust after Griet, and commissions a painting of her, Vermeer and Griet are obliged to spend long hours alone together.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2003)NominatedActress in a Leading Role
Golden Globe (2003)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Lost in Translation (2003)

Scarlett Johansson as "Charlotte"

A lonely, aging movie star named Bob Harris (Bill Murray) and a conflicted newlywed, Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson), meet in Tokyo. Bob is there to film a Japanese whiskey commercial; Charlotte is accompanying her celebrity-photographer husband. Strangers in a foreign land, the two find escape, distraction and understanding amidst the bright Tokyo lights after a chance meeting in the quiet lull of the hotel bar. They form a bond that is as unlikely as it is heartfelt and meaningful.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2003)WonActress in a Leading Role
Golden Globe (2003)NominatedBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical