By Christopher Rosen
May 10, 2015 at 04:20 PM EDT
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Avengers: Age of Ultron star Jeremy Renner has spent the better part of the last month being criticized for calling Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow a “slut” (a self-described “off-colored” joke that Renner doubled-down on during an appearance with Conan O’Brien last week). But he has nothing but nice things to say about Johansson herself. On Saturday night, Renner wished Johansson an early Happy Mother’s Day using his social media accounts.

And because the world doesn’t just revolve around the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Renner also posted a special tribute to his mother for the holiday.