Scarlett Johnasson has lastly damaged her silence on a weird hearsay about her that has existed in Hollywood for fairly a while. According to the hearsay, Scarlett and actor Benicio del Toro allegedly had intercourse in an elevator after an awards present. The actor spoke concerning the ‘outrageous’ story and why it’s absurd in a latest interplay. Also learn: When Scarlett refused to be paid less for Avengers 2 and RDJ backed her
The hearsay reportedly originated and gained prominence after Benicio’s moderately cryptic response to a suggestive query throughout an interview a number of years in the past. On being jokingly requested if he had intercourse with Scarlett in an elevator after an awards present, Benicio repeated the query after which added, “I kind of like, you know, I, well. I don’t know. Let’s leave that to somebody’s imagination. Let’s not promote it. I’m sure it has happened before. It might not be the last time either.” The interview was with the Esquire journal.
On Tuesday, talking on TheSkimm’s 9 to 5ish podcast, Scarlett addressed the ‘outrageous’ hearsay however with out naming Benicio. “That was a story that followed me for a long time. But I always thought that was outrageous. I was always thinking to myself. That would be tough. It’s a very short period, the logistics of that seem so unappealing to me.”
The Black Widow star added that she is somebody who’s frightened of being caught doing the unsuitable factor which made that hearsay much more absurd. “I’m a person who’s terrified of being caught doing something I’m not supposed to be doing. So that made the story even that much more absurd to me,” she added.
Benicio and Scarlett labored in Avengers: Infinity War collectively however didn’t share display screen house. Scarlett reprised her position as Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow within the movie whereas Benicio had a cameo as Taneleer Tivan aka The Collector. However, the 2 had been by no means romantically linked. Scarlett has been married to author and comic Colin Jost since 2020 and have a son collectively.
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