Scarlett Johansson chooses her replacement as Black Widow

Actress Scarlett Johansson is about to release her latest film as a Black Widow and wants her replacement to continue in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

When Avengers: Endgame hit theaters in 2019, we were very surprised that Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) did not survive the events of the Infinity War. Even so in 2020 we will be able to see a film of his alone, although the story will be set between Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018).

Now Scarlett Johansson He has commented in a recent interview, that he hopes that his film will become a new "franchise" but with another actress occupying his position as Black Widow.

"Florence Pugh is a fantastic actress and is now the co-star in the independent Black Widow franchise."

Scarlett Johansson chooses her replacement as Black Widow

Thanks to this brief comment, two things can be speculated. The first one Florence Pugh who plays Yelena Belova a may be the next Black Widow replacing Scarlett Johansson and also that there may be more movies of this solo character within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It will depend on the success of the film, that we hope that the delay caused by the Coronavirus does not affect its box office numbers.

Yelena Belova is also rumored to be joining the Thunderbolts team, led by the General. Thunderbolt Ross (William Hurt). In addition there are rumors that a post-credits scene will prepare him. But, this information will only be confirmed when Black Widow is released.

What is the movie about?

The story centers on a time when Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) is a bit lost due to the Avengers having split up. In addition some of them are out of the law, due to the Sokovia agreements and the Civil War that they caused. She must confront a powerful villain (Taskmaster) with the help of old acquaintances from her past.

The Black Widow movie is directed by Cate Shortland and stars Scarlett Johansson, Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz, David Harbor and William Hurt. It will be released on October 30, 2020. | Movies, comics and series