Scarlett Johansson Named Highest-Grossing Actress in Hollywood. Want to get your movie seen by the masses? Put Scarlett Johansson in it.
Johansson has been dubbed the highest-grossing actress of all time, according to Box Office Mojo.
She’s now 10th on the site’s list of top-grossing film stars in Hollywood, ahead of actors like Will Smith, Cate Blanchett, Orlando Bloom, Ian McKellen and Robert DeNiro.
Her domestic box office revenue is $3.3 billion in the United States alone.
Johansson trails behind nine of her male counterparts, Harrison Ford, Samuel L. Jackson, Morgan Freeman, Tom Hanks, Robert Downey Jr., Eddie Murphy, Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp and Michael Caine, all of whom are older than Johannson, making her the youngest in the top 10 of the box-office-reporting service’s list.
Her closest female competition is Cameron Diaz, number 19 on the list, and Helena
Bonham Carter, number 26.
Her biggest movie to date is 2012’s The Avengers, which raked in $623.4 million domestically. This year alone, Johansson has starred in The Jungle Book;, Hail, Caesar!, and Captain America: Civil War.