Scarlett Johansson Particulars the Problem of Telling Ladies’s Tales in a “Male-Dominated Trade” – E! On-line
Scarlett Johansson was presupposed to be the field workplace queen of the summer season. However the field workplace was closed.
The launched of Marvel’s Black Widow, directed by Cate Shortland, was not too long ago delayed a yr, to Could 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This adopted years of anticipation and hope that the actress’ Avengers character Natasha Romanoff would ever get her personal standalone movie in a style—and movie business general—dominated by males.
“I do not wish to candy-coat something,” Johansson informed Marie Claire for its Winter 2020 cowl interview, “as a result of it is a problem in a male-dominated business to inform a lady’s story from the angle of a feminine director and concentrate on the guts of one thing that’s inherently feminine.”
Black Widow, which completed filming in October 2019, marks the primary main function in a Marvel, high-budget studio flick for Johansson, who was the highest-paid actress of 2019 with annual earnings of $56 million, in keeping with Forbes. The film is additionally one of many first female-led superhero films, following the releases in recent times of field workplace successes of Captain Marvel and Marvel Girl.