Black Widow movie 2020: The movie industry is blessed with some of the best superhero movies of all time from the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe). Marvel’s first superhero movie was Iron Man, back in 2008.

Since then, it has been a ten-year legacy (continues to grow) and shared universe of a series of amazing superhero films that are based on the characters that appear in American comic books published by Marvel comics.

The movies were released in phases and the last movie from phase three was Spiderman: Far From Home, released in July 2019. Four of Marvel Cinematic Universe begins with black Widow – the Marvel superhero movie of 2020.

It was set to release in May 2020, but the release date was pushed to November 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It stars Scarlett Johansson as the main character – Natasha Romanoff.

Plot of the Story

The events of Captain America: Civil War, Natasha Romanoff (Black Widow) finds herself alone and now faces a dangerous conspiracy that connects with her past. She is pursued by an unstoppable force that tries hard to bring her down.

Natasha now has to deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.


Black Widow Movie 2020 Trailer

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Main Cast

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson plays the role of Black Widow (Natasha Romanoff). She is an Avenger – highly trained and skilled former-KGB assassin and former agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.

In an interview, Scarlett Johansson described her role in the film as an opportunity to portray, “a woman who has come into her own and is making independent and active choices for herself”.

Scarlett Johansson was born and raised in Manhattan, New York City, and she aspired to be an actress from a young age.

She appeared in an Off-Broadway play as a child. Her first film was North (1994) and gained early recognition for roles in the movies that followed in the late 90s.

She gained more fame after entering Marvel Cinematic Universe with Iron Man 2  in 2010.

She also starred in many recent films – Her (2013)Under the Skin (2013)Lucy (2014)Ghost in the Shell (2017).

She was praised and received nominations for two Academy Awards for playing a single mother in Nazi Germany in the movie Jojo Rabbit (2019) and an actress going through a divorce in the drama Marriage Story.
Ever AndersonEver Anderson portrays a young Natasha Romanoff in Black Widow
Florence PughFlorence Pugh plays Yelena Belova (Black Widow), who is a sister-figure to Romanoff and was trained in the Red Room as a Black Widow.
David HarbourDavid Harbour – the chief of police from the famous Netflix seriesStranger Things -also finds his place in the film as Alexei Shostakovi (Red Guardian).

Alexei Shostakovi likes Russia’s super-soldier counterpart to Captain America and a father-figure to Natasha and Yelena.
O.T. FagbenleO.T. Fagbenle as Rick mason. He is an ally from Romanoff’s S.H.I.E.L.D. past.
William HurtWilliam Hurt plays Thaddeus Ross, who is the U.S. Secretary of State and a former U.S. Army general.
Ray WinstoneRay Winstone plays the role of Dreykov, who is the head of the Red Room.
Rachel WeiszRachel Weisz as Melina Vostokoff (Black Widow) – She is a seasoned spy trained in the Red Room as a Black Widow, and a mother-figure to Natasha and Yelena.
Olivier RichtersOlivier Richters cast in an undisclosed role.
Robert Downey JrRobert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark (Iron Man) come back is possible as the timeline of the movie is set before the events of Avengers (Endgame).
Black Widow movie 2020 main cast

Taskmaster, the main villain of Black Widow, is there in the movie, but the cast is not yet revealed”.

Filming Locations

Primary photography began in May 2019 in Norway. By June, the production crew moved to Pinewood Studios in London. Then by the end of September, production moved to Macon, Georgia.

Filming was also done in Atlanta, Budapest, Morocco, and was finally wrapped up on October 6, 2019.



It is estimated that Black Widow movie 2020 will have a budget between $150 million and $200 million. Even if the exact budget for the movie is not revealed, Marvel movies typically end up in this budget range.

Important in Marvel Cinematic Universe

You might already know, Black Widow was one of the high-profile casualties of the final Avengers movie. 

Black Widow MOVIE 2020 is set after the events of Captain America: Civil War, where Natasha Romanoff helps Captain America and Bucky Barnes (Winter Soldier), escapes the authorities – now a fugitive.

A widow can be thought of like “connecting-the-dots-movie” in MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe); hence there would be many flashbacks in the movie, with the brutal “Red Room” facility where Black Widow was trained.

It is, indeed, a popular character in MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe). This movie is said to highlight “family” as the main theme. All, it is the first movie of the phase four release plan of MCU, so it must be important, right?


Additional Information

From the trailers of Black Widow movie 2020, not much is revealed, and this is good for obvious reasons.

For all Marvel movies, there is a huge curiosity build-up in fans around the world, as to what will happen?, which characters will be introduced?, what secrets will be revealed?, what timeline will the movie take its viewers to?, etc.

And for this, it is a good way to maintain the “secrecy” and not give out many details. Following are the links to the official trailers of Black Widow movie 2020


the Black Widow movie 2020 is one of the most popular and awaited superhero movies of all time. MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) fans will know the importance of this character and the bonds that it makes with other Marvel movies.

It tells an encouraging story of a woman, who fights with her full power to find out the truth and make things right about her past.

This will be the 24th film in the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe), the first movie in the phase four release schedule of Marvel Cinematic Universe that also makes way for upcoming Marvel movies.

Get your favourite superhero attire for November 2020, when Black Widow movie 2020 will hit the theatres and captivate the audience, as is the case with any Marvel movie!


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