Scarlett Johansson gets Hollywood star
Los Angeles - Scarlett Johansson has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The Avengers
star was joined by her co-star in the Marvel's movie, Jeremy Renner, when she acknowledged the prestigious accolade on Wednesday.
Jeremy - who plays Hawkeye in The Avengers
- joked about having a horrible work experience with her.'Modern, independent woman'
He said: "Working with her was tremendous...ly awful. For six months, she continuously threw me around, beat me, stepped on me and wiped the floor with my dignity and self-respect every day - all with a smile on her face.
"Now, finally. I get to step on you, sweetheart."
The 27-year-old actress has been gracing the big screen since she was 10 years old.
The New York-bred actress thanked her mother and grandmother, who were present, for "inspiring me to be a strong, modern, independent woman".
Scarlett made her film debut in 1994's North
, alongside Elijah Wood.
Then in 1998, she starred in The Horse Whisperer
, following that up with 2001's Ghost World
Other notable works of Scarlett's include the critically acclaimed Lost in Translation, Match Point, Girl with a Pearl Earring
, and A Love Song For Bobby Long
- movies for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe award.
Scarlett plays Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff in The Avengers
, opposite Robert Downey Jr, Samuel L Jackson, Mark Ruffalo and Chris Hemsworth.