MARVEL studios is giving comic fans a possibility to see Black Widow’s backstory brought to life in Scarlett Johansson’s arriving prequel flick.
But when accurately is a action-packed film set and what can viewers expect? We’ve got a deets below…
Is Black Widow dead?
Spoiler warning – Yes, Black Widow is dead.
As fans of a Marvel Cinematic Universe will know, a Avenger strictly died during a epic crack Avengers: Endgame behind in Spring 2019.
She sacrificed herself on Vormir in sell for a Soul Stone as a Avengers attempted to remove a repairs of Thanos’ deadly finger snap.
Speaking about her character’s genocide during a time, Scarlett explained on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: “Honestly, it brought a closure to me that we needed, means we was kind of wiped out after that final one [Avengers: Endgame] emotionally and literally…
“There are really few certain things though definitely, genocide is flattering certain. But, people really don’t trust it and have attempted to remonstrate me that my impression did not indeed die.
“That might be, my impression existed in an swap universe. But no, genocide is a flattering final thing.”
Is Black Widow set in a past?
Black Widow is focused on a time duration between Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War.
Civil War saw Scarlett’s Natasha Romanoff go on a run after defying a authorities and assisting Captain America/Steve Rogers shun during a airport.
Directed by Cate Shortland, a prequel crack follows Natasha as she earnings to her homeland of Russia.
What is Black Widow about?
The films sees a Avenger reunited with her “sister” Yelena and other family members after revelation she is “done using from her past”.
Yelena was introduced to a Marvel comics in 1999 and she was creatively a enemy for Natasha.
She was lerned during a Red Room – where Natasha was also lerned – though a span shortly became allies.
The Red Room, also famous as a Black Widow Program, was a top-secret Soviet brainwashing and training program, that took immature women and incited them into chosen assassins.
The trailer appears to exhibit that a lot of a film will concentration on this programme, as we also see immature girls training together in unanimity in a red room.
Some fans will be discerning to remember that Yelena indeed becomes a second womanlike impression to take on a Black Widow codename in a comics – so this could good occur in a MCU too!
When is Black Widow expelled in cinemas?
Black Widow will be expelled on May 1, 2020.
It’s a 24th film set in a Marvel Cinematic Universe, a initial being Iron Man in 2008.
The prequel is also Marvel’s second female-led film in 11 years.