Actor Scarlett Johansson has recalled how Marvel president Kevin Feige broke the information of Black Widow’s impending death to her. Black Widow was killed off in 2019’s Avengers: Endgame, however the actor stated that she was instructed about her destiny earlier than filming on its predecessor, Avengers: Infinity War, even started.
“It was before shooting Infinity War that I was made aware of what was going to happen in Endgame,” the actor instructed Empire journal. She continued, “Kevin (Feige) called me and said, ‘Look, obviously we’re at a place where there’s going to be big sacrifices and big losses’. We had all anticipated that. So it didn’t seem out of character. It kind of made sense to me, I guess, even though I was sad about it. But after I hung up the phone I remember I thought, ‘Okay, I guess it’s me’. And it took me a minute to process it. It was bittersweet, but it was not a shock.”
Infinity War and Endgame had been shot back-to-back by administrators Joe and Anthony Russo. In addition to Black Widow, Robert Downey Jr’s Iron Man was additionally killed off in the direction of the top of the movie. An alternate model of Black Widow’s death was additionally shot for the movie.
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Writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus had initially stated that they needed Clint to be the one to die in the scene, however determined in opposition to it. McFeely stated on Twitter, “A number of women on the crew, when we said, ‘Hey, we’re thinking maybe Hawkeye goes over,’ said, ‘Don’t you do that! Don’t rob her of this!’”
Black Widow will star in her personal standalone movie quickly, with Johansson returning. Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz and David Harbour may even characteristic in director Cate Shortland’s movie, slated for launch in November. Black Widow is a prequel, set between the occasions of Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War.
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