Black Widow Movie

Black Widow movie poster

Who's Involved:

William Hurt, David Harbour, Michelle Lee, Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz, Kevin Feige, Jac Schaeffer, Scarlett Johansson, Ray Winstone, Olivier Richters, Ned Benson, Cate Shortland, O-T Fagbenle

Release Date:

Friday, July 9, 2021 (Nationwide)

intense sequences of violence/action, some language and thematic material

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Following the events of 2016's Captain America: Civil War, Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson) finds herself alone and forced to confront a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Romanoff must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.

Poll: Will you see Black Widow?

Who stars in Black Widow: Cast List

... Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow

"Avengers: Infinity War" , "Avengers: Endgame"  

... Yelena Belova

"Little Women" , "Malevolent"  

... Melina Vostokoff

"Oz: The Great and Powerful" , "Envy"  

... Dreykov

"Rango" , "Cats"  

... Mason

"Black Widow"  

... Alexei Shostakov /Red Guardian

"No Sudden Move" , "Thin Ice"  

... Thaddeus Ross

"The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her" , "The Last Full Measure"  

"Knuckledust" , "Ravers"  

"Black Widow"  

Who's making Black Widow: Crew List

A look at the Black Widow behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Cate Shortland last directed Berlin Syndrome and Lore. The film's writer Jac Schaeffer last wrote The Hustle and Olaf’s Frozen Adventure [Short Attached to Coco].


Kevin Feige

Production Company

Marvel Studios

Production: What we know about Black Widow?

Key Facts

  1. Florence Pugh will play a spy on the same level as Romanoff (Hollywood Reporter, 3/18/19).
  2. Directors Cate Shortland, Amma Asante (Belle) and Maggie Betts (Novitiate) are the top three contenders to helm the film (Deadline, 6/20/18).
  3. According to Chris Evans, who plays Captain America, Black Widow's storyline in The Winter Soldier revolves around "her coming to terms with her history, that she's been a spy, and spies aren't necessarily trustworthy".
  4. Based on the Marvel Comics property.

Filming Timeline

  1. April 2021: The film was in Completed status.
  2. December 2019: The film was in Post-Production status.
  3. June 2019: The film was in Production status.
  4. Now filming in London.

  5. February 2019: The film was in Development status.
  6. Ned Benson will rewrite the script.

  7. January 2018: The film was in Development status.
  8. Jac Schaeffer is on-board to write the script. Variety reports, "[the project is] still very early development as the film has no greenlight".

  9. October 2014: The film was in Concept status.
  10. Marvel chief Kevin Feige said in late October 2014 there are no plans for a stand-alone Black Widow film, but that Scarlett Johansson's character will continue to be featured prominently in the other Marvel films.

  11. February 2014: The film was in Development status.
  12. April 2012: The film was in Concept status.
  13. Disney has no scheduled plans for a stand-alone movie

  14. September 2010: The film was in Development status.
  15. September 2010: The film was in Announced status.
  16. September 2010: The film was in Development status.
  17. September 2010: The film was in Announced status.

Black Widow Release Date: When is the film coming out?

Black Widow is coming out in 2021 on Friday, July 9, 2021 (Nationwide release). There are 3 other movies coming out on the same date, including How I Became a Superhero, Fear Street Part Two: 1978 and Summertime.

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Q&A Asked about Black Widow

Jul. 22, 2014
When was Black Widow born?
Sep. 8, 2020 1984
Oct. 19, 2012
Will the story between Black Widow and Hawkeye be in the movie?
Aug. 20, 2013
Will Hawkeye/Clint Barton be in it?
Dec. 20, 2014
Is this a Marvel-branded movie?
Jan. 24, 2020
Who is Black Widow's lover?

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