Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over streaming release of Black Widow, alleging she lost more than $50 MILLION… after initial pay deal was based on box office performance
Scarlett Johansson is suing Disney over the streaming release of her Marvel film Black Widow, alleging that the media giant has breached its contract.
Johansson, 36, claims she lost more than $50 million as a result of the film’s release on the Disney+ streaming service at the same time as its theater debut, according to The Wall Street Journal.
The actress filed suit against Disney in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday, claiming she was guaranteed Black Widow would have an exclusive theatrical release and that her salary was based on box office performance.
Lawsuit: Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney For Streaming Black Widow, Claiming She Lost More Than $50 MILLION After Initial Deal With Marvel