Scarlett Johansson marries comedian Colin Jost after 3 years of dating

Scarlett Johansson marries comedian Colin Jost after 3 years of dating

- Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost have tied the knot after a year of being engaged and 3 years of dating

- The actress met her now-husband at the sketch-comedy show Saturday Night Live, where he is a head writer and cast member

- The lovebirds partnered with American charity Meals on Wheels to ask for donations in celebration of their big day

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The Marvel Universe's Black Widow has married Saturday Night Live's desk anchor. Scarlett Johansson got married to Colin Jost in an intimate ceremony after having been engaged for just over a year.

The star-couple had a COVID-compliant ceremony and kept it intimate with close friends and family in attendance. The pair have been engaged for a year but met more than a decade ago on sketch-comedy show Saturday Night Live when Johansson starred in a scene Jost had written.

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The union was announced by the charity Meals on Wheels as the couple asked for fans to celebrate their union by donating to the organisation.

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Scarlett and Colin have been dating for the last 3 years. Source: Getty Images
Source: Getty Images

This is Jost's first trip down the aisle. Johansson was previously married to actor Ryan Reynolds and then French journalist Romain Dauriac, with whom she shares her daughter Rose.

In earlier, Scarlett-related news, reported on the actress topping the Forbes List of highest paid performers on the planet.

There is no doubt that acting, especially, in Hollywood, comes as one of the top career paths to quickly rack talented individuals among some of the world’s wealthiest people. This has been further made true following the recent list of international business magazine, Forbes, that features names of the top paid actors and actresses in the world.

The list featured 10 names of top earning actors and actresses in the entire universe. Interestingly, the actors list was topped by 47-year-old former WWE champion Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson who earned a staggering $89.4 million without the deduction of taxes.

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In the female category, the list was topped by 35-year-old Avengers star Scarlett Johansson, who got paid a large sum of $56million according to Forbes.

The huge distance between the earnings of both actor and actress shows that the gender pay gap topic is still evident.

Scarlett portrayed the character of Black Widow in the lucrative Marvel Universe and is set to have another project for the role coming to Disney's streaming service in 2021.

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