“Celebrate Scarlett” Gene Siskel Film Center’s Annual Gala
Chicago , IL 60611
The Gene Siskel Film Center (GSFC) of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) will celebrate one of Hollywood’s most talented young actresses when it honors Tony and BAFTA winner and four-time Golden Globe nominee Scarlett Johansson. “Celebrate Scarlett” will pay tribute to Johansson’s accomplishments as an actor as well as give attendees the opportunity to hear an intimate conversation, led by Chicago Sun Times and FOX News Chicago Film Critic Richard Roeper, providing insights into her creative process and influences, favorite roles, upcoming projects and more. A retrospective of film clips from some of her most memorable performances will accompany the conversation highlighting her illustrious career. The evening will culminate with the presentation of the Gene Siskel Film Center Renaissance Award to Johansson by SAIC President Dr. Walter E. Massey and GSFC Advisory Board Chair Ellen Sandor.