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Black Widow Receives New Special Look and Featurette Showcasing the Character’s Legacy

January 14, 2020 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris
Black Widow Scarlett Johansson

Marvel Studios released a brand-new special look at Black Widow last night during the NCAA National Championship game between the Clemson Tigers and the LSU Tigers on ESPN. You can check out that new video below, along with a brand-new featurette focusing on the legacy of Natasha Romanoff, below. The character was first introduced onscreen 10 years ago in Iron Man 2.

The upcoming sequel is directed by Cate Shortland arrives in theaters on May 1. The film stars Scarlett Johansson reprising her role as Black Widow, Florence Pugh as Yelena, David Harbour as Alexei aka The Red Guardian, Rachel Weisz as Melina, Ray Winstone, William Hurt as Thunderbolt Ross, and O-T Fagbenle. Here’s a synopsis:

In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller Black Widow, Natasha Romanoff confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.