The recently restored and remodeled house, built in 1931, has four bedrooms and 5 1/2 bathrooms in about 4,300 square feet. The grounds include nearly three-quarters of an acre with gardens, terraces and a swimming pool.
Rooms on the main level open to a glass-topped central atrium. The house has a period-style kitchen with original tile, a maid's quarters that could be used for a media room or a gym, and a basement.
Johansson, 25, will star as the Black Widow in "Iron Man 2" with Robert Downey Jr., due out in May. She had starring roles in "The Other Boleyn Girl" (2008), "Lost in Translation" (2003) and "The Horse Whisperer" (1998). Her first album, "Anywhere I Lay My Head," was released in 2008, followed by "Break Up" last fall.
She purchased the property in 2007 from director-producer Harold Becker for $7 million, public records show. Becker directed "The Onion Field" (1979) and "Domestic Disturbance" (2001), among other films. He is at work on the 2010 thriller "Vengeance: A Love Story."
In 2008, Johansson married Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds, 33, who has the title role in the 2011 sci-fi adventure "Green Lantern" and starred in "The Proposal" (2009) and "Van Wilder" (2002).
The listing agent is Brett Lawyer of Sotheby's International Realty's Sunset Boulevard office, according to the Multiple Listing Service.