Los Angeles, June 17, 2021: After more than two years, Marvel Studios is returning to the big screens with its next superhero film. Natasha Romanoff, who died in the Avengers: Endgame (2019), is arriving to tell her story with her own solo film in the form of Black Widow led by Scarlett Johansson in the titular role.
Directed by Cate Shortland, the upcoming prequel is set to showcase the return of Scarlett Johansson as the titular spy. While the plot details are still being kept under wraps, Black Widow has been confirmed to be set in between the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018).
Scarlett Johansson will be joined by Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz, and David Harbour in prominant roles along with O-T Fagbenle, William Hurt, and Ray Winstone. After being delayed multiple times, the movie is finally releasing on July 9 (United States) in theaters and on Disney+ Premier Access with additional fees of $30.
Ahead of the release of Black Wideo, the press shared its first reactions to Scarlett Johansson fronted on social media. The reviews are highly positive as the press have called it Marvel's one of the best solo films.
Check out some of the reactions on Black Widow