Scarlett Johansson will reprise her role as the Black Widow, in Marvel Studios' latest origin story comic adaption. At birth the Black Widow (a.k.a. Natasha Romanova) is given to the KGB, which grooms her to become its ultimate operative. When the U.S.S.R. breaks up, the government tries to kill her as the action moves to present-day New York, where she is acting as a freelance operative. Black Widow is in theaters May 1st, 2020.