Hollywood beauty SCARLETT JOHANSSON has developed a pen pal relationship with
Democratic presidential candidate BARACK OBAMA.
The pair has been exchanging regular emails, in which Obama confesses he is a
“huge movie lover” and particularly fond of Johansson’s performance in Lost in
The 23-year-old actress – who recently announced her engagement to actor Ryan
Reynolds – is a longtime supporter of the Illinois senator. She even joked to
reporters in January (08): “My heart belongs to Barack. I am engaged to Barack
She reveals their recent “thoughtful” correspondences with Obama in an
interview with website Politico.
She says, “You’d imagine that someone like the Senator who is constantly
traveling and constantly ‘on’ – how can he return these personal emails? But
he does and in his off-time I know he also calls people who have donated the
minimum to thank them.
“I feel like I’m supporting someone, and having a personal dialogue with
them, and it’s amazing.”