Black Widow is an upcoming American superhero film that is based on Marvel Comics’ character having the same name. It is one of the most expected movies of 2020 by the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the movie is produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion pictures.
The lead character of Black Widow is played by Scarlett Johansson and she has appeared in all the Avengers series as Natasha Romanoff. This upcoming movie is directed by Cate Shortland and Kevin Feige is the producer of the film.
In the film, Natasha is a highly-trained ex-KGB assassin, member of Avengers and agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. This Black Widow character was initially introduced as a Russian spy, an antagonist if Iron Man. However, this spy later defected to the U.S., thus becoming an agent of the S.H.I.E.L.D., a fictional spy agency and also a member of the Avengers team.
Black Widow Release
The development of this upcoming MCU movie initially began in 2004 by Lionsgate, with David Hayter was attached to direct but later the film’s rights to the character moved to Marvel Studios in 2006. Eventually, Scarlett was cast in the role of several films set in MCU and as both Marvel and Natasha finally decided to make a solo film.
In 2018, some developments took place with the hiring of Shortland and Schaeffer and in early 2019, further casting for the film took place. Finally, the filming of Black Widow has started in May and the movie is scheduled to be released in the U.S on May 1, 2020.
Some of the main star casts in the movie are:
- Scarlett Johansson is playing the role of Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow
- David Harbour as Alexei Shostakovich/Red Guardian
- O-T Fagbenle as Mason
- Rachel Weisz as Melina
- Florence Pugh as Yelena Beliva
Avengers Endgame Effect:
Ever since the Avengers: Endgame movie was released it had become a hot topic of discussion about its release, neverending merchandise and more. However, social media is still speaking about the MCU film and its upcoming projects. With the recent photo shared by the MarvelStudios of a Black Widow, the fans now have a whole lot story to say about.
Despite the characters, death in Avengers 4, wherein the Black Widow decides to jump off the cliff to procure the soul stone. It doesn’t take much longer for Natasha to best Hawkeye and lunge him off the cliff to be death. Moreover, the Black Widow character will have a standalone film played by Johansson and the film is expected to be released in 2020.
Black Widow Movies Appearance
Scarlett Johansson has portrayed the character of Natasha Romanoff in the Marvels Cinematic Universe (MCU) in number of films starting from Iron Man 2 (2010), Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Avengers, Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Avengers: Infinity War, a cameo in Captain Marvel and Avengers: Endgame.
Black Widow film Trailer
Currently, the MCU has started filming the Black Widow movie and the MarvelStudios has not yet revealed any information about the trailer release date and all we can hope is to wait till next year.