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Florence Pugh Joining Johansson in Black Widow Movie


English actress Florence Pugh (Fighting with My Family) is joining Scarlett Johansson in Marvel Studios‘ Black Widow movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Australian filmmaker Cate Shortland (Lore) is expected to start directing the movie, centering on Johansson’s Natasha Romanoff, in London this June.

While plot details are being kept under wraps, Pugh is said to play a spy on the same level as Romanoff and could be her moral opposite.

In addition to Fighting with My Family, Florence Pugh’s feature credits include The FallingLady MacbethThe CommuterKing LearOutlaw King, and Malevolent. She’s also had roles in TV titles MarcellaKing Lear, and The Little Drummer Girl.

Pugh’s upcoming projects include Midsommar and Little Women.

Jac Schaeffer wrote the most recent draft for the Black Widow movie.

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