Black Widow Controversy: Scarlett Johansson Settles Dispute With Disney After Two Month Legal Battle

What Is The Dispute Between Scarlett Johansson And Dispute

Scarlett Johansson and Walt Disney have been in a legal tussle after the former pressed charges against Disney. Scarlett’s Black Widow was simultaneously released on Disney+ and the theatres. As per her contract, her compensation was dependent on the box office performance of the movie. Moreover, she was informed that the movie would be exclusively released in theatres and would later see a release in Disney+. The simultaneous release affected her compensation and she decided to go on a legal battle with Disney.

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Disney And Scarlett Johansson Settle Their Dispute

Disney and Scarlett have decided to bury the hatchet and go for a settlement. Both Scarlett and Disney released a statement that they have settled the issue and keep no harsh feelings against each other. Alan Bergman, the Chairman of Disney Studios Content said, “I’m very pleased that we have been able to come to a mutual agreement with Scarlett Johansson regarding Black Widow.”

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Scarlett Johansson Hopes To Work With Disney In The Future

Scarlett revealed in her statement that the dispute is over. Moreover, she expressed her desire to continue her collaboration with Disney in bringing new content. Furthermore, she said, “I am happy to have resolved our differences with Disney. I’m incredibly proud of the work we’ve done together over the years and have greatly enjoyed my creative relationship with the team. I look forward to continuing our collaboration in years to come.”