She may not fly higher, further, or faster than others in the Marvel Universe, but the ex-KGB agent they call Black Widow” is still a force to reckon with. That isn't set in stone as we're still only in April, so there's plenty of time for Marvel to clear up its roadmap, especially now the Avengers: Endgame is in theaters, and gets busy making movies. Although, Johansson leads us to believe it may take place later in the Marvel timeline than we'd been suspecting.
Marvel's Black Widow movie, which hasn't even been announced or confirmed yet, continues to add to its cast. This is hard to answer as we have very few details regarding to the timeframe of the Black Widow movie. Black Widow's death gets even grosser when you take into account Marvel's terrible track record with women characters more generally.
Black Widow is being directed by Cate Shortland (Lore), with Scarlett Johansson set to star alongside David Harbour (Hellboy), Florence Pugh (Fighting With My Family), Rachel Weisz (The Favourite) and -T Fagbenle (The Handmaid's Tale). Other than Johansson though, none of the actors in the mix to star in Black Widow are official.
Since Avengers: Endgame was released, fans have expressed some disappointment with the decision to kill off Black Widow (despite how well it was handled). But it's still not a perfect film, and the 22nd Marvel Cinematic Universe feature contains a plot issue that could impact an upcoming spinoff film.
CinemaBlend will keep you updated on all things Black Widow, and you Jessica jones can see her in Avengers: Endgame- in theaters now. You can argue narrative reasons for most of the flaws in Endgame, as this a film about the original six Avengers and their journeys. Here is everything you need to know about the Black Widow movie.