A new promo of Starlett Johansson’s Black Widow was dropped by Marvel. The most interesting bit of the promo is the introduction of a fresh Marvel Cinematic Universe villain: Taskmaster, a trained mercenary. However, the introduction happens right towards the end of the promo.
Watch the latest promo below:
The promo also teases a reunion between other characters from Natasha’s past, including Florence Pugh’s Yelena Belova. Belova becomes the second Black Widow in the comics series, and is referred to as Romanoff’s sister in the trailer.
It might be recalled that in Avengers: Endgame, Black Widow died while protecting her partner, Clint Barton (Hawkeye), in an effort to collect the Soul Stone in order to defeat Thanos. Black Widow takes place before Endgame, in the period