Disney CEO Bob Chapek has stated that the corporate nonetheless intends to launch Black Widow in theatres. Nonetheless, he added that the studio can also be contemplating whether or not “that technique must be revisited”.
The Hollywood Reporter quoted Chapek as saying throughout an traders name, “We’re nonetheless intending for it to be a theatrical launch. We’re going to be watching very rigorously to see whether or not that technique must be revisited.”
Black Widow, which options Scarlett Johansson within the lead function, is at the moment scheduled to be launched on Could 7, 2021. That is greater than a yr later than its authentic launch date, Could 1, 2020. Like a lot of movies supposed for the massive display final yr, Black Widow was delayed as properly as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
The Cate Shortland directorial is predicated on the one feminine superhero within the previous guard of the Avengers. Since, Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow is now useless after her sacrifice in Avengers: Endgame to amass the Soul Stone, this movie is about up to now.
Black Widow takes place after the occasions of 2016’s Captain America: Civil Warfare through which she finds herself on the run from the regulation due to her help to Steve Rogers and Bucky Barnes. The film additionally stars Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz, David Harbour, Ray Winstone and Olivier Richters.