Actress Scarlett Johansson spoke in an interview about the value of self-worth in connection with her Black Widow lawsuit against Disney. The case was settled earlier this year and Johansson reportedly received a $ 40 million payment following disputes between the parties.
I think it’s important in general to know your worth and stand up for yourself. I’ve been in this industry for so long, almost 30 years now. So much has changed over these 30 years. At some point before, you may have felt, “Oh my God, if I stand up for myself, I may never work again or I will be blacklisted.” Fortunately, the situation is now changing. And to be honest, I think in a huge and versatile industry like the entertainment industry, this is very important …
While Johansson and Disney were at odds in their day, the two sides have apparently hit it off and are working together again on a new film.
“Scarlett has been dedicating her talent and stellar power to the Marvel Cinematic Universe for over a decade. It is immensely grateful that she has chosen to play a key role in it for so many years,” said Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige.
Working with her has become one of the most memorable and fruitful joint projects in my career.