News

Scarlett Johansson expecting first child

Scarlett Johansson expecting first child

EXPECTING: actress Scarlett Johansson with her boyfriend Romain Doriac arrive at the 39th French Cesar Awards Ceremony, in Paris, Friday Feb. 28. This annual ceremony is presented by the French Academy of Cinema Arts and Techniques. Photo: Associated Press/Lionel Cironneau

Actress Scarlett Johansson is expecting her first child with fiancé Romain Dauriac, according to a new report.

“The Avengers” star, 29, became engaged to the French journalist in September and now editors at Eonline.com claim she is preparing to become a mom.

If the reports are true, this will be the first child for the actress.

Johansson, who was previously married to Ryan Reynolds, recently admitted she would love to have kids, saying, “I would like to have my own family, that would be nice. They say it’s never the right time and I am sure that’s true, but I think you have to plan it like anything else.

“At some point it is something I look forward to. I am fortunate in that I have had a long career – 20 years – that has been very diverse. So, you know, picking a time to plan a family feels like something that I could do and not feel as though I was missing out.”

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Dec. 18

farley

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Local Sports

No. 16 Huskies rout Grambling State

uw university of washington huskies new court

Huskies take lead early, never look back en route to 50+ point spread

in Local Sports

Trail Blazers rally to beat Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Knight (11) calls out to a teammate during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Miami. The Heat defeated the Bucks 118-95.

Knight scores 24 for Milwaukee but Portland still wins

in Local Sports

Stars blank Canucks behind Lehtonen’s 27 saves

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Andrew Alberts (41) controls the puck next to San Jose Sharks right wing Joe Pavelski (8) during the first period of a preseason NHL hockey game on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.

Canucks' losing streak extends to five games

in Sports

Reports: Bears benching Cutler

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler throws before a preseason NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Seattle.

ESPN first reported Wednesday that the Bears were switching quarterbacks, with Jimmy Clausen getting the nod over Cutler for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions