Scarlett Johansson reportedly turned down film funding from Saudi prince


Actor vetoed money from Mohammed bin Salman for a biopic in which she will play photojournalist Lynsey Addario

Scarlett Johansson reportedly vetoed funding from the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, for her next film.

The actor is set to play the Pulitzer prize-winning photojournalist Lynsey Addario in a biopic directed by Ridley Scott, but when she found out the initial set of funders included Bin Salman, she rejected his involvement.

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