Fairness Rocks News Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over ‘Black Widow’ Disney+ release


Fairness Rocks News Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over ‘Black Widow’ Disney+ release

Home Industry News Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over ‘Black Widow’ Disney+ release

Author: Frank Pallotta

Date: July 30, 2021

Original Source: CNN

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Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over ‘Black Widow’ Disney+ release

Actress Scarlett Johansson filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday that alleges Disney breached her contract by releasing the highly anticipated superhero film “Black Widow” on its streaming service, Disney+.

The film was released simultaneously on the service and in theaters, which the suit claims broke an agreement between the star and the company. The suit alleges that Johansson agreed that her salary for the film would be based, in large part, on the film’s box office haul.

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