Scarlett Johansson dishes for the first time on Colin Jost's marriage proposal: 'He killed it, he did some whole James Bond situation'

Scarlett Johansson became engaged to Saturday Night Live staple Colin Jost five months ago.

And while stopping by Ellen DeGeneres' show on Thursday, the 34-year-old blonde beauty - who has been married twice before - talked about his romantic proposal.

The New York City based actress, who is plugging her new movies Marriage Story and JoJo Rabbit, said it was James Bond-esque.

Here she is! Scarlett Johansson stopped by the Ellen DeGeneres show which aired on Thursday

Here she is! Scarlett Johansson stopped by the Ellen DeGeneres show which aired on Thursday

Her man: The star talked about her fiance Colin Jost and how he proposed five months ago

Her man: The star talked about her fiance Colin Jost and how he proposed five months ago

'I did it!' she said about getting a proposal from the TV star.

'He is a cute guy, I am partial, and we are engaged now so I am down that path,' stammered the actress as she seemed flustered.

She said she was surprised by the proposal.

When Ellen asked if Scarlett was really shocked, she became nervous and then finally said: 'We talked about it. He killed it. He did some whole James Bond situation, yeah... he's got a lot behind that news desk. He is very charming, thoughtful and romantic. I was surprised.'

Nervous: 'I did it!' she said about getting a proposal from the TV star. 'He is a cute guy, I am partial, and we are engaged now so I am down that path,' stammered the actress as she seemed flustered

Nervous: 'I did it!' she said about getting a proposal from the TV star. 'He is a cute guy, I am partial, and we are engaged now so I am down that path,' stammered the actress as she seemed flustered

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With her love: Here the future Mr and Mrs Jost are seen in May

With her love: Here the future Mr and Mrs Jost are seen in May

More talk on CJ: When Ellen asked if Scarlett was really shocked by the proposal, she became nervous and then finally said: 'We talked about it. He killed it. He did some whole James Bond situation, yeah, he's got a lot behind that news desk. He is very charming, thoughtful and romantic. I was surprised'

More talk on CJ: When Ellen asked if Scarlett was really shocked by the proposal, she became nervous and then finally said: 'We talked about it. He killed it. He did some whole James Bond situation, yeah, he's got a lot behind that news desk. He is very charming, thoughtful and romantic. I was surprised'

Ellen pushed hard for some details, but Scarlett would not deliver.

Instead, she talked about the mood.

'It was a beautiful moment. It was very personal, it was a very special moment and I think more than anything that they want to share the rest of their life with you it's very special.'

The host asked for the wedding date so she could mark it on her calendar. Scarlett then said she had to check her schedule too.  

Ellen also said that Scarlett has made a lot of money with her movies, like Avengers, and Johansson got flustered yet again.

To make her guest at ease, Ellen then noted that Scarlett made a lot of money for movie studios. 

She loved it: 'It was a beautiful moment. It was very personal, it was a very special moment and I think more than anything that they want to share the rest of their life with you it's very special.' Here she was plugging her new film Jojo Rabbit

She loved it: 'It was a beautiful moment. It was very personal, it was a very special moment and I think more than anything that they want to share the rest of their life with you it's very special.' Here she was plugging her new film Jojo Rabbit

Then talk turned to her Black Widow spinoff which comes out May 1. The filming finished a week ago, she noted. 'I can't believe it!' said Scarlett, still squirming in her seat.

DeGeneres also brought up how Dolly Parton wants Scarlett to play her. Ellen joked that Dolly chose Scarlett for her breasts and then mentioned Johansson must have 'taped them down' for her appearance.

Scarlett again seemed to be at a loss for words, though she did joke she taped her breasts over her shoulders and to her back in a very awkward exchange. 

Country strong: DeGeneres also brought up how Dolly Parton wants Scarlett to play her. Ellen joked that Dolly chose Scarlett for her breasts and then mentioned Johansson must have 'taped them down' for her appearance. When pressed harder if she would play the country singer, ScarJo said: 'I don't know I have to talk to Dolly about it'

Country strong: DeGeneres also brought up how Dolly Parton wants Scarlett to play her. Ellen joked that Dolly chose Scarlett for her breasts and then mentioned Johansson must have 'taped them down' for her appearance. When pressed harder if she would play the country singer, ScarJo said: 'I don't know I have to talk to Dolly about it'

When pressed harder if she would play the country singer, ScarJo said: 'I don't know I have to talk to Dolly about it.'

Scarlett also talked about Jost on Monday.

When at the Elle Women In Hollywood event in Beverly Hills, the Lucy actress opened up to Extra about the funny man.

'I'm in a very happy, fulfilling relationship,' the 34-year-old star said about her romance with the comedian. She has been wed twice before: to Ryan Reynolds (from 2008 to 2011) and to French journalist Romain Dauriac (from 2014 to 2017).

He's charming! During the game Who Dat?! she was supposed to guess who the best looking guy in the world is. Scarlett said Colin, which was correct

He's charming! During the game Who Dat?! she was supposed to guess who the best looking guy in the world is. Scarlett said Colin, which was correct

Scarlett also talked about her daughter Rose, whom she shares with Romain. 

'I have a beautiful, very healthy, and inspiring daughter, and things are great,' said the Horse Whisperer actress.

'I learn a lot of stuff from her all the time, but they're mostly factoids about bugs. But kids today are really tuned in. I mean, she's little, she's 5, but she's still innocent and little.'

Hot in black: At the Elle Women in Hollywood awards in Los Angeles on Monday

A team: With ELLE Editor-in-Chief Nina Garcia (4th from L) as well as honorees (from L) Natalie Portman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Melina Matsoukas, Mindy Kaling, Zendaya, Lena Waithe

A team: With ELLE Editor-in-Chief Nina Garcia (4th from L) as well as honorees (from L) Natalie Portman, Gwyneth Paltrow, Melina Matsoukas, Mindy Kaling, Zendaya, Lena Waithe

She went on, '[I] have other friends who have kids that are 12, 13, 14, and they're really politically active and they're connected to one another in ways that we just didn't have access to, which is awesome, because you feel like you're raising a generation of kids that are socially conscious and it's an exciting time to be a young person.' 

The Black Widow star also talked to Entertainment Tonight.

She said her life is 'very imbalanced,' adding, 'I think that is a rumor. There is no balance.'

Her new movie: With Roman Griffin Davis in a scene from the WWII satirical film Jojo Rabbit

Her new movie: With Roman Griffin Davis in a scene from the WWII satirical film Jojo Rabbit

The idea that balance can be found 'gives you false hope and it makes you feel crazy.'

She was also asked to react to Dolly Parton mentioning ScarJo should play her in a movie. 

'Those are big shoes to fill,' Johansson said. 'Or, probably not. They are probably very tiny, dainty, sparkly, fabulous shoes.'

Johansson said that she's 'never found a biopic that I felt compelled to try my hand at,' but said she would be curious 'just for the costumes alone!'

'She is quite a woman,' she said. 'She's a hard-working woman and she embodies everything that is fierce independence. So, I'm sure it would be a lot of work but it would be good work. So, maybe!'

 

 

 

 

Scarlett Johansson dishes for the first time on Colin Jost's marriage proposal: 'He killed it'

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