Apparently awards season gives with one hand and takes away with the other. In one of the season's unlikelier stories,
Johansson recently won the the best actress prize at the Rome Film Festival. Yet starting with a report from Deadline Hollywood awards correspondent Pete Hammond, and then other organizations including Variety and Entertainment Weekly, word began to filter through Hollywood that the
The performance is said to be considered eligible for both the
In an recent interview with The Times, Johansson expressed uncertainty as to how her performance in "Her" would fit into the awards picture.
"I feel very disconnected from the awards process," Johansson said. "I don't even know how it works. And I'm an academy member! It seems like a political thing. It just seems like such an abstract thing. Probably as abstract as trying to fit my performance into any particular category."
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