Scarlett Johansson is no stranger to the USO mission, having participated in two USO tours in 2008 and 2016. Most recently, Johansson joined the 2016 USO Chairman’s Holiday Tour with fellow actor Chris Evans, NBA legend Ray Allen, Olympic gold medal swimmer Maya DiRado, country star Craig Campbell and mentalist Jim Karol. In total, she has visited with over 5,500 service members at military installations in Kuwait, Turkey, Qatar and Afghanistan. Check out the photos from that tour below.
During Day 3 of the holiday visit, Scarlett greets part of the bomber ground crews at Al Udeid Air Base in Qatar.
A pilot explains the controls of a Blackhawk helicopter to Scarlett Johansson during the trip to Incirlik Air Base, Turkey.
Scarlett Johansson and Chris Evans share their USO tour adventures during a Q&A with the troops.
Johansson and other tour participants pose for a quick group photo in front of service members at Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan.
Johansson wears a bullet proof helmet that carries her character's name from "The Avengers" film series.
Celebrity ConnectionBefore embarking on her second USO tour, Johansson noted, “It is my great pleasure to have the opportunity to thank our troops in person and send them love and support from home."
Dec 12, 2016
Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Ray Allen and More Visit Service Members on USO Chairman's Holiday Tour
The USO Chairman’s Holiday Tour - featuring actors Scarlett Johansson and Chris Evans, retired NBA star Ray Allen, Olympic gold medalist swimmer Maya DiRado, country star Craig Campbell and mentalist and tour emcee Jim Karol - spent a week of visiting troops in Afghanistan, Turkey, Qatar and Germany.