New Black Widow featurette highlights Natasha’s legacy
Following the release of the new special look trailer for Black Widow, a new featurette for Marvel Studios’ highly-anticipated film has arrived online, featuring lead star Scarlett Johansson along with Kevin Feige and director Cate Shortland as they talked about the titular character’s journey throughout the MCU’s 10-year run. Check out the video in the player below!
Scarlett Johansson returns as Natasha Romanoff, a spy and assassin who grew up being trained by the KGB before breaking from their grasp and becoming an agent of SHIELD and an Avenger. The film is expected to be set after the events of Captain America: Civil War, but before Avengers: Infinity War.
Black Widow will also feature a star-studded cast including Golden Globe nominee David Harbour (Stranger Things, Hellboy) as Alexei aka The Red Guardian, Florence Pugh (Fighting with My Family) as Yelena Belova, Academy Award-winning actress Rachel Weisz (The Favourite) as Melina and O-T Fagbenle (The Handmaid’s Tale) as Mason.
The movie is being directed by Cate Shortland (Lore) from a script written by Jac Schaeffer (The Hustle) and will open in theaters on May 1, 2020.