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From Avengers to Ghost in the Shell, it’s clear that Scarlett Johansson knows a thing or two about kicking ass on film – but what about in real life?
While making an appearance on Late Night with Seth Meyers to promote Ghost in the Shell on Tuesday (March 28) in New York City, the 32-year-old actress confessed that she’s decided to take up self-defense classes to learn how to kick ass in real life.
“I actually started recently taking self-defense classes because, actually, I was giving an interview and the interviewer asked me if I could beat him up in the interview,” Scarlett revealed to Seth. “It was such a weird interview and I was like, ‘right now?’. So yeah, I made a promise to myself that I should not just look like I know how to kick ass but actually be able to.”
Ghost in the Shell hits theaters on Friday, March 31!
Scarlett Johansson Is Learning to Kick Ass for Real
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Scarlett Johansson Speaks to 'Ghost in the Shell' Whitewashing Controversy: I Would Never Attempt to Play a Different Race
“I think this character is living a very unique experience in that she has a human brain in an entirely machinate body. She’s essentially identity-less. I would never attempt to play a person of a different race, obviously. Hopefully, any question that comes up of my casting will be answered by audiences when they see the film,” Scarlett said during an interview.
“I was a little traumatized at the end of this film, just because it was so much work and it was kind of a dark headspace to live in. But, like myself, I actually was like, okay, I did that. I’m hanging in. I’m resilient. I’m back to myself. I was happy to find myself at the end of Ghost in the Shell,” Scarlett added.
Scarlett Johansson Gets Special Magic Trick From Dan White, Plays Virtual Reality Pictionary On 'Tonight Show' - Watch Here!
Scarlett Johansson got treated to a super cool magic trick from magician Dan White on last night’s (March 27) episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon!
The 32-year-old Ghost in the Shell star admitted she loved magic and got totally surprised by Dan, then freaked out, and then astounded by what she witnesses.
Scarlett also sat down on the couch to promote Ghost in the Shell and later teamed up with SNL cast member Michael Che to face off against Jimmy and Dove Cameron in a virtual reality version of Pictionary.
FYI: Scarlett is wearing a Haney jumpsuit.
Scarlett Johansson Gets a Special Magic Trick from Dan White
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Is Scarlett Johansson ready to start dating again?
The 32-year-old actress appeared on Howard Stern‘s Sirus XM show to promote her new film Ghost in the Shell on Monday (March 27) where she opened up about dating since filing for divorce from husband Romain Dauriac.
“I’m on guard because I have a young daughter,” Scarlett said. “That’s something I’m more concerned about.”
Scarlett then said that her busy schedule is keeping her from dating again, however that didn’t stop Howard from trying to set her up.
“I think I’ve got a lot on my plate right now, but I’ll let you know,” Scarlett said.
Scarlett then went on to admit that she has a thing for chefs!
She then went on to say that she thinks chef Gordon Ramsay is the “hottest guy in the world.”
The first five minutes of Ghost in the Shell are now available to view online!
The film follows, Major (Scarlett Johansson), who is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people’s minds and control them, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen. She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others.
Look out for Ghost in the Shell, in theaters on March 31!
Scarlett Johansson looks chic while stepping out on the carpet for the Ghost in the Shell premiere held at the Grand Rex Cinema on Tuesday (March 21) in Paris, France.
The 32-year-old actress wore a black and white dress that featured long sleeves and a feathered skirt. She completed the look with studded heels.
Scarlett was joined at the event by her co-star, French actress Juliette Binoche, and director Rupert Sanders. This is the latest stop on the star’s global press tour, which recently took her to Asia.
FYI: Scarlett is wearing an Azzedine Alaïa top, skirt, bag, and boots with Zolotas jewelry.
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