New photos from the set of the Black Widow solo film have hit the web and offer fans a new look at Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff.
Many Black Widow fans were disappointed to see the death of their favorite character in Avengers: Endgame. Marvel Cinematic Universe fans were also caught off guard as many people thought Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow would be safe as it had been announced before Endgame‘s release that she would be receiving her own solo film. However, with her death in Avengers: Endgame, many are curious about when the film will take place.
Many have speculated the Black Widow film may be somewhat of a prequel, flashing back to events taking place before the character’s introduction in Iron Man 2. However, recent reports suggest that the film may actually take place after the events of Captain America: Civil War.
While we still know very little about the project, fans can get excited as production is officially underway, with set photos showing the return of Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow. You can check out the set photos below!
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Black Widow’s look here is similar to the one she had in recent MCU movies, with her hair being longer and fully red. While we still don’t know for sure when this film will take place or what it will be about, we do know who will join Scarlett Johansson. Recently, Stranger Things actor David Harbour signed on for an undisclosed role alongside Fighting With My Family star Florence Pugh. Additionally, Rachel Weiss is in talks for a key role in the movie.
Although we still know very little, fans are excited to see this solo outing for the fan-favorite character. Are you excited about the Black Widow solo movie starring Scarlett Johansson? When do you think the film takes place? Let us know in the comments down below!
Scarlett Johansson can currently be seen as Black Widow in Avengers: Endgame. Here is the synopsis for the movie:
A culmination of 22 interconnected films the fourth installment of the Avengers saga will draw audiences to witness the turning point of this epic journey. Our beloved heroes will truly understand how fragile this reality is and the sacrifices that must be made to uphold it.
Directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, Avengers: Endgame is expected to star Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Don Cheadle, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Paul Rudd, Jeremy Renner, Brie Larson, Josh Brolin and Chris Pratt.
Avengers: Endgame is now playing.
New ‘Dark Phoenix’ Character Posters Featuring Sophie Turner & More Revealed
New character posters for 20th Century Fox's next X-Men film Dark Phoenix feature Sophie Turner, Michael Fassbender and more.
This Summer, 20th Century Fox's X-Men series will take another shot at trying to adapt the classic Marvel Comics story "The Dark Phoenix Saga" by Chris Claremont. With Dark Phoenix's release date fast approaching, IGN has revealed new posters featuring Sophie Turner's Jean Grey, Michael Fassbender's Magneto and more characters from the movie.
You can check out the first character poster featuring Sophie Turner's Jean Grey below and click "Next" to scroll through the gallery.
Veteran X-Men producer Simon Kinberg makes his directorial debut with Dark Phoenix in addition to producing the film with Hutch Parker, Lauren Schuler Donner and Todd Hallowell. Dark Phoenix is expected to be Fox's final X-Men film featuring the core X-Men cast in the cinematic universe launched by director Bryan Singer in 2000 with the Disney-Fox merger now complete.
X-Men: Dark Phoenix stars James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, Tye Sheridan, Sophie Turner, Alexandra Shipp, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Evan Peters, and Jessica Chastain. Here's the film's synopsis:
“This is the story of one of the X-Men’s most beloved characters, Jean Grey, as she evolves into the iconic DARK PHOENIX. During a life-threatening rescue mission in space, Jean is hit by a cosmic force that transforms her into one of the most powerful mutants of all. Wrestling with this increasingly unstable power as well as her own personal demons, Jean spirals out of control, tearing the X-Men family apart and threatening to destroy the very fabric of our planet. The film is the most intense and emotional X-Men movie ever made. It is the culmination of 20 years of X-Men movies, as the family of mutants that we’ve come to know and love must face their most devastating enemy yet — one of their own.”
Dark Phoenix is set to hit theaters on June 7, 2019. Stay tuned to Heroic Hollywood for the latest news on the future of the X-Men.