Scarlett Johansson Has ‘Been Asking’ to Be a Disney Princess ‘for the Past 20 Years’ however It Hasn’t Happened Yet

by Jeremy Spirogis
Scarlett Johansson attends the premiere of

Disney says they make goals come true. OK, perhaps that’s only a slogan however Scarlett Johansson actually hopes it applies to not solely a theme park go to however performing roles too. 

The 35-year-old Oscar-nominated actress desires to play a Disney princess. In truth, it’s been a dream she’s had since her teenage years. Ahead, be taught extra about Johansson’s obsession with all issues Disney and her probabilities of in the future making her dream of turning into a Disney princess a actuality.

Scarlett Johansson says being a Disney princess ‘is probably not going to happen’

In a 2016 interview with The New York Times, Johansson revealed her longtime dream of taking part in a Disney princess. 

“Right now I think we [she and her daughter Rose whom Johansson shares with ex-husband Romain Dauriac] both share the dream that I will someday be a Disney princess,” she informed the publication. “But it’s probably not going to happen. I’ve been asking for that job for the past 20 years, and nobody has booked me.”

Scarlett Johansson attends the premiere of 'Jojo Rabbit' on Oct. 15, 2019
Scarlett Johansson attends the premiere of ‘Jojo Rabbit’ on Oct. 15, 2019 | Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic

Johansson may need her doubts however given her spectacular roster of performances — Oscar-winning movies Jojo Rabbit and Marriage Story to call a couple of — and different components, she may really in the future dwell out her dream of being a Disney princess. 

Johansson voiced Kaa in ‘The Jungle Book’

Remember the 2016 model of The Jungle Book? The voice of Kaa, the python who’s a friend and confidant of Mowgli’s, is voiced by none aside from Johansson.

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Again, one other connection to Disney that would make her a frontrunner for a future function as a Disney princess. 

She already has a working relationship with Disney

Johansson has performed superhero Black Widow in Marvel Studios’ Avengers motion pictures since she first appeared in Iron Man 2 again in 2010. Next up, the actress is starring in a stand-alone function movie about her superhero character who — spoiler — died in Avengers: Endgame. The eponymous movie, Black Widow, is because of hit theaters on April 24, 2020. 

But what does Johansson’s character Black Widow need to do with Disney? Marvel Entertainment (and Marvel Studios) is owned by The Walt Disney Co., so the actress already has her foot within the door so to talk. The powers that be at Disney probably have a rapport with Johansson that in the future might assist her land a gig as a Disney princess. 

She and fiancé Colin Jost are ‘Disney-heads’ 

Johansson is engaged to Saturday Night Live’s Colin Jost whom she’s been with since no less than 2017 once they attended their first public occasion collectively. Jost’s youthful brother, Casey Jost, informed Page Six in Feb. 2020 that Johansson and her future husband each share a love of all issues Disney. 

Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost attend the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 5, 2020Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost attend the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 5, 2020
Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost attend the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 5, 2020
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“They’re both, like, Disney-heads,” Casey informed the outlet when requested about marriage ceremony presents he may get for his brother and future sister-in-law. He went on to say the couple doesn’t have a marriage registry but when they did it’d most likely function numerous Disney themed merchandise. 

For now, we’ll put together to see Johansson revisit her Avengers character in Black Widow, set to hit theaters on April 24, 2020. Until then, we’ll think about which Disney princess the actress may play.

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