Scarlett Johansson may be known as a Hollywood bombshell, but she has also been praised for her plethora of roles showing off her true skill as an A-list talent. From 14th century English royalty to Marvel super hero, Johansson has transformed from one role to another seamlessly. In her latest film, Under the Skin, Scarlett dons a black wig and red lips as an alien seductress preying on hitchhikers. Under the Skin is an intense thriller you won’t want to miss. Here we take a look at a number of stunning transformations SJ has made to fit her roles perfectly.
2003 Girl with the Pearl Earring
Scarlett portrays Griet, an evocative, emotionally withdrawn housemaid to the artist Vermeer in 17th century Holland. Johansson is fully covered in the traditional garb of the time and has fresh young face with bleached lashes and brows.
2004 The Perfect Score
Johansson plays Francesca Curtis, a rebel with a wealthy father, who decides to steal the S.A.T test from her father’s building along with five other students. Johansson looks the grungy teenage part with harsh eyeliner, pierced nose, and short dark hair.
2006 The Prestige
With her signature look as a blonde bombshell, Johansson is the attractive assistant to the Magician Robert Angier. ScarJo is in her element with classic blonde curly locks and 19th century London attire.
2008 The Other Boleyn Girl
In the reign of the infamous King Henry VIII, Johansson plays modest Boleyn sister, Mary. Johansson stuns in the customary gowns of the Tudor Court bearing her modesty and minimal make-up with grace and pride as Mary.
2011 We Bought a Zoo
Johansson plays Kelly, head zoo keeper and main love interest to Matt Damon’s character. Her look is as low maintenance and functional as her character’s personality.
2012 The Avengers
In The Avengers, Johansson is the sexy Black Widow superhero. Scarlett dons fiery red hair and a black spandex suit for the part which she said felt like a “rubber wetsuit.”
Scarlett portrays beautiful American actress Janet Leigh when she was starring in the film Psycho. To resemble Leigh, Johansson wore a cropped blond wig along with a 1950’s slim skirt and classic bouffant blouse.
2013 Under the Skin
In Jonathan Glazer’s sci-fi thriller, Johansson plays Laura, a sexy alien seductress who kidnaps hitchhikers. To look the part, Johansson wears a short black wig with hot red lips and lots of fur accessories. Johansson shows her versatility as she is almost unrecognizable in Under the Skin (read our review)
UNDER THE SKIN IS IN CINEMAS 14 MARCH