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Scarlett Johansson’s Daughter Rose Gives Her ‘Explosive’ Joy

04/24/2015 at 11:00 PM ET

Scarlett Johansson might be onto something great.

“When I’m just hanging out with [my daughter] and we’re doing silly stuff and if I make her laugh, the feeling of joy I have is explosive … If only you could actually bottle that and carry it around,” the Avengers: Age of Ultron actress tells Parade.

In this Sunday’s issue of the magazine, Johansson, 30, opens up about being a celebrity mother to daughter Rose Dorothy, who was born in September.

“It’s hard. On the one hand, you don’t want to isolate your kids, but you don’t want to make your kids feel like freaks: There’s this fascination with famous kids, like they’re celebrity spawn,” she says. “At some point, you have to take your life back and say, ‘You know what? If I feel like picking up my dry cleaning and if someone’s going to photograph me doing it, so what?'”

She adds, “Part of being with your kids is making them feel as safe and normal as you can.”

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Scarlett Johansson Hates When Celebs Make ‘Grandiose Statements About Parenthood’

04/14/2015 at 09:00 AM ET

Scarlett Johansson isn’t one to gloss over the truth.

In an interview with the Australian Daily Telegraph, the Avengers: Age of Ultron star admits that she is “such a newbie” at parenting Rose Dorothy, her daughter with husband Romain Dauriac.

“I always really hate it when actors or people in the spotlight make giant grandiose statements about parenthood because it’s so, so personal,” she says. “I don’t profess to know anything more about parenting than anybody else.”

Johansson, 30, also talks about how her priorities have shifted since Rose was born in September.

“Before, I just made the choices that were affecting me, but now I’m responsible for somebody else,” she says. “Eventually, I will have to work less, and it might even make me more discerning.”

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Scarlett Johansson: My Daughter Looks ‘Completely Different’ Than I Imagined

02/09/2015 at 01:00 PM ET

Before she became a mother, Scarlett Johansson imagined that magical moment when she would meet her daughter.

Fast-forward to when Rose Dorothy was born, and that baby in the actress’s dream was nowhere to be found.

“When she came out of me, I was so surprised,” Johansson, 30, says in the March issue of W magazine.

“I had a very strong picture in my mind of what my baby would look like. And, of course, she is completely different.”

The first-time mama adds, “Perfect, but not what I’d imagined.”

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Scarlett Johansson: Motherhood Is ‘Magical – and Exhausting’

12/09/2014 at 05:30 PM ET

Between her honeymoon phase and complete baby bliss, Scarlett Johansson‘s life couldn’t be sweeter.

“It’s wonderful. It’s very, very magical — and exhausting,” the actress says of motherhood while being interviewed by Barbara Walters for her annual special, The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2014, airing Sunday on ABC at 9:00 p.m.

She adds, “The love is just unbelievable. It’s very overwhelming.”

Johansson, 30, who welcomed Rose Dorothy in September, one month before she wed Romain Dauriac, isn’t holding back when it comes to the day to day with her daughter.

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Scarlett Johansson Steps Out 2 Months After Baby

11/04/2014 at 08:20 AM ET

Scarlett Johansson took a break from mommy duty Monday night!

The actress made a rare public appearance — her first official event since welcoming daughter Rose Dorothy with fiancé Romain Dauriac — when she stepped out for a screening of The Theory of Everything in New York City.

The new mom, who wore minimal makeup and kept her cropped blonde locks casual, showed off her svelte body after baby in a black and white printed dress.

Johansson hosted the Crosby Street Hotel event to support her former The Other Boleyn Girl costar Eddie Redmayne, who is already earning Oscar buzz for playing Stephen Hawking in the biopic.

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Scarlett Johansson Welcomes Daughter Rose Dorothy

09/04/2014 at 03:15 PM ET

Scarlett Johansson Welcomes Daughter Dorothy-Rose Romain Dauriac Bernard-Briquet-Orban/Abaca

It’s a girl!

Scarlett Johansson and fiancé Romain Dauriac have welcomed their first child, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Daughter Rose Dorothy was born in New York City. The baby’s middle name is an homage to Johansson’s grandmother, whom she called “the first Francophone in my family” while accepting her honorary César in Paris last February.

“Mother and daughter are doing well,” publicist Marcel Pariseau tells the Associated Press in a statement.

Further information is not being released at this time.
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Lady in Red! Scarlett Johansson Shows Off Baby Belly

07/15/2014 at 01:30 PM ET

Bump, there it is!

After months of keeping it under wrapsScarlett Johansson let her baby belly peek through as she stepped out in New York City on Sunday.

The mom-to-be — who is expecting her first child with Romain Dauriac in August — kept cool in a red patterned tunic, black leggings and a cropped khaki coat.

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