BLACK WIDOW Film May Have Found Its Villain

Marvel Studios solo Black Widow is set to begin production this summer in London. With a cast that includes Scarlett Johannson reprising her role as the spy turned Avenger, Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow, Florence Pugh, Rachel Weisz and David Harbour it now seems as if we may who have found whom her villain will be.

This according to Deadline is  O-T Fagbenle (The Handmaid’s Tale, Breaking and Entering) . Now the report does  not mention anything about whom he will be portraying but thanks to a recent report from That Hashtag Show suggested that Marvel and director Cate Shortland were searching for a “black British actor” to play the main bad guy, so there’s a pretty good chance Fagbenle is their guy.

Academy Award Nominee Rachel Weisz In Talks To Join BLACK WIDOW Film


It was just reported that Stranger Things star, David Harbour will being joining the Marvel Studios BLACK WIDOW film. Now it seems that another name has joined the frey and this time it is an Academy Award Nominee.

Fresh off of her nomination for THE FAVOURITE, Rachel Weisz is in early talks join Scarlett Johansson in the Marvel Studios standalone movie.

Now a deal has not yet to be reached according to Variety but it’s said that talks are headed in that direction, with strong interest from both sides of negotiations.

If Weisz comes aboard along with Harbour she will be joining Florence Pugh with Cate Shortland signed on to direct and Jac Schaeffer writing the script.