6 Upcoming Movies of Scarlett Johansson We Can’t Wait For

One of the highest paid actress of Hollywood, Scarlett Johansson is one of the few actresses with a command over box office. She has single-handedly given big box office successes.  We do hope that we continue to witness her rise in the coming years. Here is the list new movies of Scarlett Johansson coming out this year and in 2019.

 

6. Isle of Dogs (2018)

Scarlett Johansson will lend her voice in this stop motion animated movie from director Wes Anderson (known for The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)) . It is the sixth voice role for ScarJo. She recently voiced for character Kaa in Disney’s The Jungle Book (2016). The film is set in dystopian Japan, where the dogs are abandoned on an isolated island with heaps of garbage dump after  canine flu breaks out. The story revolves about a boy who reaches the island in search of his dog and what happens next forms rest of the story. The film is set to release on March 23 this year. This is Wes Anderson’s second animated feature film after Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) and it boasts of an excellent star cast including Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Bryan Cranston, Tilda Swinton and many more. High Hopes!

 

5. The Psychopath Test (2019)

Scarlett Johansson will star in director Jay Roach’s (known for Meet the Parents) film adaptation of best selling novel (of the same name) by Jon Ronson. This thriller revolves around the study of psychopathic behavior. It answers an important question – Whether psychopathy can be clearly defined? Can psychopaths who literally have no empathy be diagnosed? The lead role of Scarlett is unspecified as of now. This movie certainly has a potential and we’d love to see Scarlett in a different role!

 

4. Tangerine (2019)

George Clooney is producing this psychological thriller based on Christine Mangan’s novel. The story is set in 50’s Morroco where the lives of two college roommates  Alice and Lucy intersect after many years and a secret unfolds after disappearance of  Alice’s husband. Scarlett Johansson will play the intrigue laden role of Alice Shipley in the movie. Clooney and ScarJo have teamed up before for Coen Brother’s Hail Caesar! Though Clooney will not appear in front of screen this time, We hope that this duo deliver!

 

3. Reflective Light (2019)

This film is an adaptation of Carla Buckley’s fictional suspense novel “The Deepest Secret”. Scarlett Johansson will essay the role of Eve , mother of two who tries to protect her son from a deadly disease in which only few minutes of sunlight exposure can have dangerous consequences. So, the mother creates a nocturnal lifestyle for her boy and what happens next form rest of the story. The film will be directorial debut of Gregory Crewdson (renowned art photographer). The film is likely to go on floors in 2019.

 

2. The Beautiful and the Damned (2018)

Scarlett Johansson will essay the role of Zelda Fitzgerald wife of famous author F. Scott Fitzgerald (the man behind Great Gatsby) in this biographical drama. It is a controversial role for Scarlett who will portray a mentally troubled novelist and socialite on screen. The story revolves around the boisterous relationship of Zelda and Scott. This doomed love story will surely be an exciting experience. A tough role which needs a tougher actress!

 

1. Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

This most awaited MCU movie’s trailer was enough to give goosebumps and adrenaline rush. Scarlett Johansson will reprise the role of Black Widow. This movie will see a war between Thanos and Avengers. There are whopping 64 main characters in this movie. ScarJo has donned a blonde look for this film. Her role will center around her relationship with Hulk (Mark Ruffalo). This might be her last role as Black Widow (as hinted from interviews). This monumental superhero movie is sure to break all records. It is set to release on May 4 this year.

Read More: Upcoming Movies of Leonardo DiCaprio

Add comment