Shortland also mentioned that audiences will be seeing "the real Black Widow", presumably the one who got up to all kinds of shady activity before joining S.H.I.E.L.D. and made plenty of mistakes.
The trailer for Scarlett Johansson's upcoming film debuted a year ago and gave us a few ideas as to what to expect from it. The new trailer introduces us to the MCU's brand new villain - the Taskmaster, a trained mercenary.
Marvel Cinematic Universe fans are in for a treat as Marvel Studios dropped the latest Black Widow trailer on Tuesday.
What do you all make of Marvel's special look at Black Widow? Things started off good for the film in the morning, albeit indirectly, courtesy of the Academy Awards nominations announcement.
We won't know for sure until the film releases on May 1, 2020.
Full plot details on Marvel Studios' Black Widow are now under wraps, though it has been revealed that the film is set after the events of Captain America: Civil War and will see Scarlett Johansson's Nathasha Romanoff take on the villainous Taskmaster.
Florence Pugh (Yelena Belova), Rachel Weisz (Melina Vostokoff), David Harbour (Alexei Shostakov), O-T Fagbenle (Rick Mason), William Hurt (Thaddeus Ross), and Ray Winstone also appear in the upcoming film.
This allows him to perfectly mimic the physical movements of whomever he fights, making him an incredible adversary to take on the deadly Natasha Romanoff (aka Black Widow) - a founding member of The Avengers whose skills make up for a lack of superpowers.