Though Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) could have shuffled off this mortal coil in AVENGERS: ENDGAME, the character might be returning in BLACK WIDOW, a movie that takes place after the occasions of CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR and can function one thing of a swan-song for the character. Nonetheless, it is attainable that Black Widow might not be gone for lengthy because the movie does put the gears in movement for another person to tackle the mantle of Black Widow.
Scarlett Johansson might be starring in BLACK WIDOW alongside Florence Pugh, who might be enjoying Yelena Belova, who’s one thing of a sister-figure to Johansson’s character. It has been stated that the movie will discover Black Widow “handing the baton” over to Yelena, however Pugh performed coy when she was requested about her future within the Marvel Cinematic Universe by Total Film.
For those who get requested to be in a Marvel movie, and it was so thrilling and enjoyable and thrilling to be in, then in fact, your head goes: ‘Oh my God. If that is what it’s like, then what else is subsequent? If that occurs and I’m fortunate sufficient that individuals respect my character, that’s an thrilling street to go on. I might be foolish to not be excited by it. I believe that being a part of the Marvel membership is a good honour. However we’ll simply see if folks like Yelena first.
Scarlett Johansson is not practically so coy, saying she had hoped that Florence Pugh would take over the franchise from the beginning. “I positively felt that approach from the very starting,” stated Johansson. “She stands utterly on her personal. She’s sturdy and completely different. She’s so completely different to Natasha.” Along with Johansson and Pugh, BLACK WIDOW additionally stars Rachel Weisz, David Harbour, and O.T. Fagbenle.
The official synopsis for BLACK WIDOW:
In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller “Black Widow,” Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker elements of her ledger when a harmful conspiracy with ties to her previous arises. Pursued by a pressure that can cease at nothing to carry her down, Natasha should cope with her historical past as a spy and the damaged relationships left in her wake lengthy earlier than she grew to become an Avenger.
BLACK WIDOW is at present slated to hit theaters on November 6, 2020, however there have been rumblings that the movie could also be pushed again to 2021.