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 Roles turned down by Scarlett Johansson:

The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo
Scarlett Johansson was considered by the studio for the role of Lisbeth Salander, but David Fincher turned her down for being "too sexy".
Actor who got the part: Rooney Mara

Mary Queen of Scots
Director Phillip Noyce in 2007 and 2008 prepared a historical epic to star Johansson. The financing fell through and the film was not made.
Actor who got the part: Film Was Not Made

Mission: Impossible III
Mentioned as a strong contender for one of the leading action roles in the spy thriller.
Actor who got the part: Keri Russell

The Parent Trap (1998)
Scarlett Johansson auditioned for the dual role of Hallie/Annie.
Actor who got the part: Lindsay Lohan

Superman Returns
Johansson was considered for the role of Lois Lane.
Actor who got the part: Kate Bosworth

Johansson was cast as Rebecca, but left the project before filming began.
Actor who got the part: Kelli Garner

V for Vendetta
Scarlett Johansson was reportedly in consideration to play Evey.
Actor who got the part: Natalie Portman

Did you know that Scarlett Johansson was not the only choice for these movies? (click to learn more)
» The Black Dahlia
» The Horse Whisperer
» Iron Man 2
» Match Point
» The Other Boleyn Girl

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