Published April 28, 2021

How Much Do You Really Know About Natasha Romanoff?

Scarlett Johansson dives into her story in a brand-new 'Black Widow' featurette!

Scarlett Johansson, who reprises her role as Natasha Romanoff (Black Widow), assures you that "it's time for her story" in a brand-new featurette for Marvel Studios' Black Widow, in celebration of of National Super Hero Day.

"When it was time to assemble the Avengers, who did S.H.I.E.L.D. call?" states Johansson, before diving into the illustrious career of the former KGB assassin, agent of S.H.I.E.L.D., and Avenger. "You've been waiting for this," proclaims Johansson.

In the action-packed spy thriller, which launches simultaneously in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access in most Disney+ markets on July 9, Natasha Romanoff 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.

Joining Johansson in the new feature film are Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova, David Harbour as Alexei/The Red Guardian, and Rachel Weisz as Melina Vostokoff. Black Widow—the first film in Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe—is directed by Cate Shortland and produced by Kevin Feige.

Black Widow arrives in theaters and on Disney+ with Premier Access on July 9. 

Want more Black Widow? Follow @TheBlackWidow on Twitter, @Black.Widow on Instagram, and Black Widow on Facebook for the latest on Black Widow as it develops.

Disney+ Premier Access provides an opportunity for consumers to watch newly released theatrical films on Disney+ for an additional one-time fee and an active Disney+ subscription. Disney+ subscribers can get Premier Access for a one-time fee of $29.99 per movie paid directly on or on supported platforms. Once Premier Access has been unlocked, subscribers can enjoy a cinematic experience at home through the Disney+ app on a wide range of mobile and connected TV devices, including gaming consoles, streaming media players, and smart TVs. “Black Widow” will be available to all Disney+ subscribers at a later date at no extra cost. 

Sign up for Disney+ and start streaming now! And be sure to follow Disney+ on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram for more.


x-men 97

TV Shows

‘X-Men ‘97’: Lead Character Artist Amelia Vidal on Reviving the Mutants

The X-Men return March 20 on Disney+.

the marvels


Shop Marvel Must Haves: 'The Marvels' Arrives on Disney+

Watch the cosmic adventure now!

what if

TV Shows

‘What If…?’: Director Bryan Andrews Dives Into Season 2

Stream the new season now, exclusively on Disney+!

WOMEN OF MARVEL (2024) #1: "Malice the Mitigator" artwork by Lydia Rasero


Your Complete Guide to 2024's 'Women of Marvel' #1

The annual one-shot that spotlights women creators and heroes returns on February 28.