Taskmaster Up-Close

Marvel has released the final official trailer for the Black Widow film, which features Scarlett Johansson reprising her role as Natasha Romanoff.

The trailer is good news for a couple of reasons. First, It tells us more about Taskmaster, the big bad of the movie, and second, it suggests that Black Widow will actually come out on schedule.

Every film being released this year is subject to cancellation. The coronavirus, aka Covid-19, has already forced Die Another Day into delaying its premiere date until November.

Here’s the final Black Widow trailer –

The synopsis reads –

“In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller “Black Widow,” Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.”

Black Widow, the 24th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is a prequel that takes place before the events of Avengers: Endgame.

Directed by Cate Shortland, it stars Johansson, Florence Pugh, David Harbour, O-T Fagbenle, William Hurt, Ray Winstone and Rachel Weisz.

Black Widow hits theaters May 1st, 2020.