Scarlett Johansson’s Lawsuit Against Disney Has Elizabeth Olsen’s Support: “She’s Tough”

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After Guardians of the Galaxy star Dave Bautista, Olsen has become the latest celebrity to come out in support of Johansson.

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During a Vanity Fair interview with actor-comedian Jason Sudeikis last week, Olsen praised Johansson in response to a question about whether performers were worried about movies having a difficult time accessing theatres post-pandemic.

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During a Vanity Fair interview with actor-comedian Jason Sudeikis last week, Olsen praised Johansson in response to a question about whether performers were worried about movies having a difficult time accessing theatres post-pandemic.

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“That was a thing before COVID,” Olsen explained. She went on to say that it’s all about the contracts when it comes to performers and their pay.

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Olsen’s remark comes after Johansson filed a lawsuit against Disney last month. She claimed the media broke her contract by simultaneously releasing her first solo Marvel movie, Black Widow, in theatres and on Disney+’s streaming site.

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The lawsuit claims, however, that the movie’s debut on the streaming platform cost her possible remuneration tied to the film’s theatre income.

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The Walt Disney Company also issued a comment about the matter, claiming that Johansson’s claim is without merit. According to Deadline, a Disney official also stated that the studio has honoured Johansson’s contract, and that the release of Black Widow on Disney+ with Premier Access has improved her income ability.

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