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Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 15 (ANI): Scarlett Johansson, who’s now recognized to play sturdy and daring roles, revealed that she was as soon as “typecast” and “hyper-sexualised” in her late teenagers and early 20s.
The actor who was final seen within the anti-hate satire, ‘Jojo Rabbit’ joined actors Renee Zellweger, Laura Dern, Jennifer Lopez, Lupita Nyong’o and Awkwafina for The Hollywood Reporter’s Roundtable the place she talked about her early profession.
“I really feel once I was working in my early 20s and even in my late teenagers/early 20s, I felt that I type of bought, one way or the other, typecast. I used to be very hyper-sexualized,” she stated.
“Which, I suppose, on the time appeared Alright to everybody. It was one other time. Though it wasn’t part of my very own narrative, it was form of crafted for me by in all probability a bunch of dudes within the business,” Johansson continued.
She admitted that whereas it labored, she discovered it arduous to “determine easy methods to get out of being an ingenue or the opposite lady as a result of it was by no means something that I had meant.”
Johansson’s journey took a flip when she was approached to star on Broadway in Arthur Miller’s ‘A View From the Bridge’ in 2009.
It “completely reset my entire mind-set about how I may work and the completely different form of alternatives that may very well be obtainable to me,” she stated.
She went on to win a Tony Award for her efficiency.
Now, after starring in a variety of movies together with the superhero franchise ‘Avengers’, she believes that “It is so completely different now, the local weather is so completely different now.”
“The alternatives for girls of all ages to play all various kinds of folks” has broadened, the 34-year outdated added.
Nominated for 4 Golden Globe Awards, Johansson is at present starring in ‘Marriage Story’ together with Adam Driver and Laura Dern, which hit the theatres not too long ago. The movie has been written and helmed by Noah Baumbach. (ANI)