Emma Stone is reportedly 'weighing her options' after Scarlett Johansson's Disney lawsuit

Emma Stone
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Is Scarlett Johansson's major lawsuit against Disney just the beginning?

Johansson filed a lawsuit against Disney on Thursday for releasing the Marvel film Black Widow on streaming and in theaters at the same time, arguing this breached her contract and cost her millions of dollars since her salary was largely based on the film's box office performance. It seems she's hardly alone in her frustration over compensation for movies that debut on streaming, as Variety reports the lawsuit "appears to be emboldening other stars," and "several Disney actors are considering their own legal challenges."

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