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Scarlett Johansson receives star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Scarlett Johansson has received the 2,470th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The actress said she was surprised to learn that her name would be placed on the famed Hollywood Boulevard.

"Never ever in my 20 years in this industry would I ever, ever have thought my receiving this star would be even a remote possibility," she said.

The actress began her acting career at 12, starring opposite Robert Redford in The Horse Whisperer.