has learned that actress Scarlett Johansson will make her directorial debut in New York, I Love You.

The film is from the producers of Paris, je t'aime and it will follow the same format, with 12 directors helming 5-minute films which will all be love stories set in The Big Apple.

Johansson joins directors Woody Allen, Mira Nair and Anthony Minghella who have already signed on for the film.

There has been no word yet on when production will start on the film.