Directed by Cate Shortland
Produced by Kevin Feige
Written by Jac Schaeffer, Ned Benson
Based on Black Widow
by Stan Lee, Don Rico, Don Heck
Starring: Scarlett Johansson, David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, Rachel Weisz
Production company: Marvel Studios
Black Widow is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is intended to be the twenty-fourth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film is directed by Cate Shortland, written by Jac Schaeffer and Ned Benson, and stars Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow, alongside David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, and Rachel Weisz. Set after the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016) and prior to Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the film sees Romanoff on the run and forced to confront her past while facing a new threat.