Marvel Fans Learn About Natasha Romanoff’s Family in New Teaser Trailer for ‘Black Widow’

What was Black Widow’s life like before joining the Avengers? Thanks to Marvel’s upcoming movie, fans can learn more about Natasha Romanoff and her family. Does Black Widow have a sister? When does this Marvel film premiere in theaters? Here’s what you might’ve missed in the Black Widow teaser trailer.

Marvel premiered its first teaser trailer for the ‘Black Widow’ movie

Looks like this character is finally getting her own movie, after appearing in seven movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Marvel released details regarding their Black Widow feature at events like the D23 Expo. For the first time ever, fans can see clips of Natasha Romanoff in Marvel’s official teaser trailer.

Since its premiere on YouTube, the video jumped to the top trending spot on the platform. It earned over three million views in less than a day, in addition to praise from Marvel fans. One Twitter user said, “Visually, it seems to look like every other MCU film. The tone looks more serious though, which I like. Oh, and David Harbour. Yeah, David Harbour.”

“The First Trailer for Marvel Studios’ #BlackWidow has dropped… and this is exactly the tone we were hoping for. A dark, gritty, ‘Atomic Blonde’ feel with a clear focus on Natasha. Her theme is amazing and the cinematography looks lush. Phase 4 is underway,” wrote another Twitter user.

David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, Rachel Weisz and Scarlett Johansson of Marvel Studios' 'Black Widow'
David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, Rachel Weisz and Scarlett Johansson of Marvel Studios’ ‘Black Widow’ | Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney

In the teaser trailer, fans learned about Black Widow’s family

If you’re a Marvel fan, you’ve learned all about Natasha Romanoff from her appearances in blockbusters like Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. With this teaser trailer, fans learned that Black Widow reunites with her family in this upcoming film. That includes her sister, Yelena Belova, and other fighters, Melina Vostokoff and Alexei Shostakov.

Aside from Scarlett Johansson, other actors to appear in this movie include David Harbour, Florence Pugh, O-T Fagbenle, and Rachel Weisz. According to IMDB, it’s rumored that Robert Downey Jr. could make an appearance in this film, though nothing has been confirmed by Marvel. Presumably, the official trailer will premiere within the upcoming months.

Scarlett Johansson attends the Los Angeles World Premiere of Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Endgame"
Scarlett Johansson attends the Los Angeles World Premiere of Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Endgame” | Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney

When does Marvel’s ‘Black Widow’ premiere in theaters? What other movies does Marvel have lined up?

Black Widow premieres in theaters during 2020. This is the first movie in Marvel’s “Phase 4,” which also includes original content to be released exclusively on Disney’s streaming platform, Disney+.

This subscription service will include stories of established characters, including The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, WandaVision, and Loki. There will also be new characters introduced with this platform, including the MCU’s first Pakistani-American superhero, Ms. Marvel. However, the feature film, Black Widow, is headed straight for theaters.

Marvel’s Black Widow is set to premiere in theaters sometime during May 2020. Until then, subscribers can watch movies like Avengers: Endgame, Captain America: Civil War, and Captain Marvel on Disney+.