Scarlett Johansson talks about ‘weird’ meeting with Bill Murray
Scarlett Johansson he recently shared in an interview that he ran into him once by accident Bill Murray in an empty bar. The actress explained that the meeting was “like a dream” and said they were “just talking through that time”.
Johansson and Murray played opposite roles in the 2003 romantic comedy-drama Lost in Translation. During the interview, Johansson also talked about the lessons her husband Colin Jost taught her. He talked about “understanding the basic things” that a person needs from a partner.
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Scarlett Johansson ran into Bill Murray in a bar
Scarlett Johannson recently opened up with Gwyneth Paltrow on a new episode of her ‘Goop’ podcast. During their conversation, Johansson recalled that she had a surprise run-in with Bill Murray.
He said lawsuit People magazine, “I haven’t seen it for a decade or more. It’s been a long time. Then I went to a bar with my ex-boyfriend a long time ago… and there was only one person in the bar and that was Bill Murray. “It was so weird. I walked in and saw him sitting there—nobody else was there—and I said, “Oh my God. I had to walk out. I said, I’m Bill! I haven’t seen it in so long.
Johansson explained that Murray was surprised to see him, mainly because it had been so long. He said the meeting was “like a dream”, specifically “they talked about that time”.
He recalled his experience of filming with him
Johansson also recalled filming “Lost in Translation” with Murray and said it was a challenging experience for her. He said: “I think it’s been difficult for him too because there’s been a lot going on with his family and his marriage. And it was like he didn’t know what we were doing in Tokyo during those weeks.”
Johansson and Murray played opposites in Sofia Coppola’s 2003 feature film. The romantic comedy-drama follows Bob (played by Murray) as he goes on vacation to Tokyo to promote a brand while suffering a midlife crisis. In Tokyo, he meets Charlotte, a university graduate, and the two of them think about their future together and separately.
Scarlett Johansson talks about her relationship with her husband
In her interview with Paltrow, Johansson also talked about the lessons she learned from her husband, Colin Jost. The “Black Widow” star said she realized she doesn’t know what she wants or needs from someone else.
Johansson said, “I never realized, ‘Oh, this is essential for me; I need to be with a compassionate person. This is an essential feature that should be there. And I think it’s essential to understand the basic things you need in a partner – for longevity, anyway.”
Johansson said that identifying your partner’s foundations “changes” your relationships. She and SNL actor and writer Jost married in 2020 and have a son, Cosmo. Johansson also has a daughter, Rose, with former partner Romain Dauriac.
Bill Murray has been accused of misconduct
In April 2022, Murray was accused of sexual abuse by a co-worker while filming Being Mortal. He interviewed her at the time CNBCsaying he and the accuser (a woman) just “have a difference of opinion”.
The What About Bob star was later accused of inappropriate behavior on the set of Charlie’s Angels by actress Lucy Liu. During an interview a Los Angeles Times On the Asian Enough podcast, Liu recalled Murray yelling at him on the set of the film.
He said lawsuit People“Some of the language was unforgivable and unacceptable and I wasn’t going to just sit and accept it. So I stood up for myself and didn’t regret it. Because no matter how low you are on the totem pole or where you come from, you don’t have to put yourself down or put others down. And I wouldn’t stop, and I shouldn’t have.