November’s Black Widow has prolonged been heralded as a result of the swansong for Scarlett Johnasson‘s Natasha Romanoff, who will headline a by-product that’s been ten years inside the making after becoming one among many Marvel Cinematic Universe’s hottest characters. Having been killed off in Avengers: Endgame, there’s seemingly no place for the earlier S.H.I.E.L.D. operative within the precept timeline, nevertheless demise isn’t exactly an obstacle that comic e-book movies can’t merely overcome.
Regardless that neither of them made it out of Endgame alive, every Johansson and Robert Downey Jr. have steadily found themselves linked to a possible return to the MCU eventually down the freeway, and the earlier’s solo movie hasn’t even been launched however. Director Cate Shortland appeared to confirm the speculation that Florence Pugh’s Yelena Belova would assume the mantle on a eternal basis, nevertheless we’ve now heard from our sources – the equivalent ones who instructed us Ben Affleck is returning for The Flash and a Witcher prequel is in enchancment, every of which have been proper – that Natasha gained’t be gone for prolonged.
In accordance with our intel, Marvel are set to take care of their taking part in playing cards very close to the chest until Black Widow hits theaters, nevertheless Scarlett Johansson has reportedly signed on the dotted line and agreed to a deal to return to the MCU. Whereas particulars are skinny on the underside, the studio clearly should be cautious about how they convey her once more.
After all, there are a variety of decisions just about how Nat would possibly return, with time journey, flashbacks and alternate realities all on the desk, nevertheless as of however, we don’t understand how exactly the character is perhaps once more on our screens – solely that she’s going to eventually. And whereas some followers will little doubt be overjoyed to see her as soon as extra, a Black Widow comeback would possibly moreover set off extreme creative issues if not handled accurately.