The Avengers’ most important storyline could have come to an finish in Avengers: Endgame this previous April, however the first trailer for Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow is a reminder that Marvel Studios isn’t carried out with its unique crew.
Black Widow is the extremely anticipated stand-alone film specializing in Natasha Romanoff’s blood-stained previous. The film takes place within the two yr hole between Captain America: Civil Warfare and Avengers: Infinity Warfare. That additionally explains how Marvel can do a Black Widow film within the first place, contemplating Romanoff sacrifices herself to make sure the Avengers can safe the Soul Stone in an effort to take down Thanos.
Though that is the primary trailer launched to the general public, a lengthier model was proven off at Disney’s biennial D23 fan conference in August. The trailer centered on Romanoff’s journey to Budapest — a location that Clint Barton (Hawkeye) referenced a number of instances in numerous Avengers motion pictures, together with Endgame. This trailer comprises a powerful scene between Romanoff and a lady named Yelena Belova. Belova turns into the second Black Widow within the comics collection, and is known as Romanoff’s sister within the trailer.
Followers have waited a very long time for a Black Widow stand-alone film. Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige first talked about that conversations a few stand-alone Black Widow film had been ongoing again in 2010, following the discharge of Iron Man 2 and simply earlier than 2012’s The Avengers. Johansson’s Black Widow made her first look in Iron Man 2 as Pepper Potts’ assistant-turned-lethal-assassin-and-SHIELD-spy, and developed the position additional in The Avengers. Feige and different Marvel executives reiterated all through the years that each the corporate and Johansson had been excited about doing a derivative film, however nothing was formally introduced till 2018.
Johansson is without doubt one of the final unique Avengers to obtain a solo undertaking. Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, and Chris Hemsworth all starred in a number of particular person motion pictures (Iron Man, Captain America, and Thor respectively), whereas Jeremy Renner is about to have his personal Hawkeye collection on Disney+. Mark Ruffalo is the one unique Avengers forged member who can’t have his personal Hulk film, as Common Photos owns the rights to any stand-alone Hulk film. Feige and the workforce developed a three-picture arc for Ruffalo’s Bruce Banner that befell over Thor: Ragnarok, Infinity Warfare, and Endgame as an alternative.
Black Widow will mark the start of Marvel Studios’ Part four when it’s launched on Might 1st, 2020. The Eternals will comply with on November sixth.