Scarlett Johansson Joins Transformers One: Voicing Elita-1 In The $4.8 Billion Franchise

Scarlett Johansson Joins The $4.8 Billion Franchise With Chris Hemsworth In An Upcoming Animated Prequel Of Transformers One

By Akshay Sharma
April 28,2023

Scarlett Johansson has gained a massive and dedicated fan base for her role as Black Widow in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). She made her first appearance as the iconic character in Iron Man 2 and has been playing the role since phase 1 of the MCU. Her on and off-screen relationships with other MCU actors have made the Marvel films more enjoyable to watch and have contributed to the success of the Avengers movies.

Animated Prequel Of Transformers

Animated Prequel Of Transformers

Although Scarlett Johansson retired from the MCU with her last film, Black Widow, in 2021, she may reunite with her co-stars in an upcoming animated Transformers film. The upcoming animated prequel will add to the legacy of the Transformers movie series, telling the origin stories of Optimus Prime and Megatron, two of the most iconic characters.

Scarlett Johansson’s Role In Transformers One

Scarlett Johansson

During ComicCon 2023, the cast of the animated prequel was announced, revealing that Scarlett Johansson would be joining Chris Hemsworth and Brian Tyree, who will voice Optimus Prime and Megatron, the leaders of Autobots and Decepticons. Scarlett Johansson will be voicing Elita, and joining her will be another Marvel actor, Laurence Fishburne, voicing Alpha Trion.

The Story Of Transformers One

Transformers One

Transformers One will be the seventh film in the Transformers franchise to receive a theatrical release. The film will tell the story of the younger versions of Optimus Prime and Megatron, who were once fighting together as brothers-in-arms for the same cause but later turned enemies. Fans of the series have seen sneak peeks of their friendship during Michael Bay’s Transformers films and the animated series.

Scarlett Johansson’s Voice Acting

Scarlett Johansson 

Scarlett Johansson is a versatile actress who has played various roles in films of different genres. Fans and critics praise her for being expressive through facial expressions and her voice, which makes viewers believe she is feeling those emotions. Her voice acting in animated films and series, such as Sing, The Jungle Book, and Marvel’s What If, is equally impressive. Making her the perfect choice for voicing Elita-1 in Transformers One.