Scarlett Johansson: Reunited with Avengers star Chris Evans in Ghosted

Scarlett Johansson
Reunited with Avengers star Chris Evans in Ghosted

Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson at the 2020 Golden Globes.

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After the end of her “Avengers” career in the Marvel universe, Scarlett Johansson is reunited with “Captain America” ​​star Chris Evans.

Scarlett Johansson (36) can currently be seen in her Marvel solo adventure “Black Widow” in the cinema without the support of the other “Avenger”. But soon she’s back in front of the camera with at least one “Avenger” co-star. Together with “Captain America” ​​Chris Evans (40) Johansson signed for the adventure film “Ghosted”, as reported by “The Hollywood Reporter”.

Further details on the story of “Ghosted” are not yet known, except that it is a romantic adventure comedy in the style of “On the Hunt for the Green Diamond” (1984) with Michael Douglas (76) and Kathleen Turner (67) target. Directed by Dexter Fletcher (55), actually a specialist in music films (“Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Rocket Man”). The script comes from the “Deadpool” writers.

First blockbuster role after the Disney dispute – again on Streamer

For Scarlett Johansson, the part in the potential blockbuster “Ghosted” is an important step. After all, the actress is currently in litigation with Disney. The entertainment company, to which “Marvel Pictures” also belongs, had released “Black Widow” shortly after its cinema release on the in-house streaming service Disney +, allegedly against contractual agreements. Johansson saw her fee linked to the box office result cut. After the conflict, Disney is said to have put planned projects with the actress on hold.

After a role in the next film by cult director Wes Anderson (52), now a major project that can clear the box office. The spicy thing, however, is that behind “Ghosted” there is also a company with Apple that has its own streaming service …