Since her debut in Iron Man 2, Marvel fans have been begging for a movie centered around Scarlett Johansson's deadly assassin character, Black Widow.
Well, it finally looks like they're getting what they want, with several A-list stars finally locking down roles in the new movie!
It was recently announced that David Harbour, who plays Officer Hobbs on Stranger Things, will be appearing in the film.
Exclusive: #StrangerThings star David Harbour (@DavidKHarbour) joins Scarlett Johansson in Marvel's #BlackWidow… https://t.co/hRKarhhlw4— Hollywood Reporter (@Hollywood Reporter)1554312400.0
Fans were super excited by the news!
@THR @DavidKHarbour https://t.co/u0oNSMej8F— Meredith Loftus (@Meredith Loftus)1554312483.0
Everyone excited for @DavidKHarbour to join the #BlackWidow movie? #ColliderLive— Collider Video (@Collider Video)1554313298.0
Will he be playing an ally?
A figure from Black Widow's past?
Excited to hear that @DavidKHarbour is now a part of the MCU. Can’t wait to see what he brings to the table.… https://t.co/hPvLHYQ4zL— Nathanael Reyes (@Nathanael Reyes)1554312509.0
I hope we get details at SDCC with other Marvel movies. Obviously they want to wait after Endgame to show us their… https://t.co/S0Ebp57irF— Meteor (@Meteor)1554312822.0
Yes, this? I’m here for it. https://t.co/0zN2mRoisj— Jeremy Schneider (@Jeremy Schneider)1554312557.0
Around the same time, it was also announced that Rachel Weisz would be taking on a role in the MCU as well!
Looks like we get a second installment today of “Everyone Eventually Joins the MCU or #StarWars”: Rachel Weisz is… https://t.co/SssAAmuu72— Bill Kuchman (@Bill Kuchman)1554313661.0
EXCLU: Following her Oscar nomination for THE FAVOURITE, Rachel Weisz in early talks for key role in BLACK WIDOW https://t.co/tk61JGVyc4— Justin Kroll (@Justin Kroll)1554313598.0
It seems the Black Widow is going to be in very good company.
Hopefully she’s playing the deadly spider who gives Black Widow her super powers! https://t.co/xyCeNAVm48— Ethan Anderton (@Ethan Anderton)1554314106.0
RACHEL WEISZ IN THE MCU YES PLEAAAAAASE https://t.co/AYZRQYyGaq— hannah | 23 (@hannah | 23)1554314001.0
Superhero fans were elated to hear that the Black Widow movie is shaping up with so much great talent!
@THR @DavidKHarbour YES HOPPER! Nice addition! 👍🏼💕 https://t.co/obghQVDt8a— ✖️ingrid dorothy✖️ (@✖️ingrid dorothy✖️)1554314641.0
@THR @DavidKHarbour Cool, Hellboy and Black Widow in a team up.— TheFatAndTheFluffiest (@TheFatAndTheFluffiest)1554330590.0
@THR @DavidKHarbour OMG! I'm dying for this movie to be made!!!! #BlackWidow— Adam Baker (@Adam Baker)1554315053.0
With this team on board, it looks like we've got another blockbuster on the way.
@THR @DavidKHarbour https://t.co/DyeLfGokdS— Maripa Iglesias ♉️👽 (@Maripa Iglesias ♉️👽)1554314543.0
@Variety https://t.co/Ma8NbrT0Uo— Sarita (@Sarita)1554314014.0
@Variety And just like that, I’m interested in this Black Widow movie.— thelostsmiles (@thelostsmiles)1554315752.0
People on Twitter were begging for more Black Widow news!
@Variety @ladiesofcomics I love her! So what ever roles she wants is good by me.— Indie Comics Showcase (@Indie Comics Showcase)1554314810.0
@Variety https://t.co/nFfaomFmNe— marvel garbage (@marvel garbage)1554327878.0
Well, Marvel, consider our interest piqued.
You might as well just take our wallets now.
@Variety @DanielRPK https://t.co/MZOvhPLAZd— Sameen (@Sameen)1554313957.0