Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney for Breach of Contract Over ‘Black Widow’ Release

In a lawsuit filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court, attorneys for Johansson allege that the actress’s contract was breached when the studio opted not to debut the film exclusively in theaters, a move they claim depressed ticket sales for the Avengers spinoff. Much of Johansson’s compensation was tied to the box office performance of “Black Widow” — if it hit certain benchmarks, bonuses would kick in.

Source: Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney for Breach of Contract Over ‘Black Widow’ Release

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