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New Black Widow Featurette Highlights Natasha’s Story

April 28, 2021 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
Black Widow Scarlett Johansson

A new featurette has been released for Black Widow in honor of National Superhero Day looking at the character’s story. You can check out the video below for the film, which features Scarlett Johansson discussing Natahs’a background and how the new film will finally tell her story.

The film stars Johansson as David Harbour as Alexei aka The Red Guardian, Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova, Rachel Weisz as Melina, Ray Winstone as Dreykov, O-T Fagbenle as Rick Mason, and William Hurt as Thaddeus Ross It is set to release on July 9th in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access. It’s described as follows:

Set between the events of Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War, the film follows Black Widow as she confronts the darker parts of her past. 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. She was last seen in Avengers: Endgame, where she sacrificed herself in order to help Hawkeye obtain the Soul Stone.