Marvel unveils Phase IV poster
New Delhi: It's going to be a marvelous time for Marvel fans. The new phase starts with Scarlett Johansson coming back on the big screen as deadly spy Natasha Romanoff in Black Widow this April.
After a blockbuster end to the last phase in 2019 with Avengers: Endgame, Marvel will be starting off its most anticipated phase four by redefining the superhero universe with women power in focus.
On Thursday, the studio released a poster announcing the dates of release in India for its upcoming films.
Johansson's Black Widow will release on April 30. The film is set after the events of Captain America: Civil War but before the events of Avengers: Infinity War. The film will trace the story of Romanoff, who will confront her past.
Directed by Cate Shortland, Black Widow will also feature 'Taskmaster', a popular character from the Marvel Comics. It will be his first live-action film appearance. It is not known who will portray the villain. The film also stars Florence Pugh, David Harbour and Rachel Weisz.
Then there will a Bollywood touch to the Marvel Cinematic Universe with big-budget superhero saga The Eternals. The film is slated to release on November 6.
Directed by Chloe Zhao, the film stars Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Kit Harington, Salma Hayek, Gemma Chan and Kumail Nanjiani.
It is about the super-powered beings, 'The Celestials', and their villainous adversaries, 'The Deviants', in a war set millions of years ago.
Marvel's first Asian-led superhero film, Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings will release on February 21, 2021.