Scarlett Johansson Rocks Iconic Red Tresses in Exclusive Black Widow Film Footage

As production for the solo Black Widow movie kicked off at Pinewood Studios, Scarlett Johansson was seen rocking her infamous crimson locks once more. Despite no official release date being announced, the 34-year-old actress donned her signature look for the initial scenes set in a forest location. It appears that the upcoming film will serve as a prequel to the Avengers series, as fans mourn the loss of former SHIELD agent, Natasha Romanoff, in the heart-wrenching Endgame.

Beginning: Scarlett Johansson, 34, has returned to her iconic red tresses to filming Black Widow

It's here! The Marvel solo film finally started filming in Pinewood Studios on Thursday

Scarlett Johansson has made an exciting comeback to her signature red locks as the filming of Black Widow spin-off kicked off at Pinewood Studios. The actress was spotted in a relaxed outfit while filming woodland scenes with her newly-colored hair tied halfway up. After months of rumors and persistent fan demands, the Iron Man 2 star will be reprising her role for the much-awaited film. Although not much can be inferred from the first look at the filming, glimpses of a rickety silver caravan and a large land rover were evident on set. One of the stars of The Handmaid’s Tale, O. T. Fagbenle, was also seen conversing with other crew members during the shoot.

Finally, the famous actor, aged 34, has embraced their iconic appearance once again for the initial scenes of a forest set. Although the movie’s release date has not yet been announced, the actor has gone back to their well-known style.

Relaxed: Scarlett opted for a casual ensemble as she filmed the scenes in a woodland setting

Pretty: The blockbuster star had her newly-dyed tresses in a half-up half-down style

In the midst of a forest, Scarlett was captured on camera sporting a laid-back outfit. Her recently dyed red hair was styled in a half-up, half-down fashion.

Amazing: The film was only recently confirmed by Marvel, with filming expected to continue until September

It’s pretty fantastic news that Marvel has just confirmed the production of the film, and it’s even better to know that filming will run until September.

Anticipated: The film is expected to be a prequel that tells the tale of how Natasha first came to be involved in Russia's Widow programme

Expected: The upcoming movie is predicted to be a prequel that narrates the story of how Natasha initially became associated with the Widow program in Russia.

Superstar: Scarlett first played Natasha Romanoff in 2010's Iron Man 2, and has since gone onto appear in six more Marvel films

Celeb Sensation: Back in 2010, Scarlett made her debut as Natasha Romanoff in Iron Man 2, and has since become a staple in the Marvel franchise, featuring in six additional films.

Over: Natasha was tragically killed in Avengers Endgame last month

Throwback: Fans were then quick to guess that the spin-off would be an origin story

It’s a tragic fact that Natasha met her end in Avengers: Endgame recently, and fans have already started speculating that the spin-off will revolve around her origin story.

Star-studded: In April it was confirmed that Stranger Things star David Harbour, 43, had also joined the cast, with Rachel Weisz also rumoured to be appearing in the film

The upcoming film is set to feature a star-studded cast, including David Harbour from Stranger Things and possibly Rachel Weisz. It is believed to be a prequel that will uncover the beginning of Natasha’s involvement in the Widow program in Russia and her eventual transformation into a skilled spy and assassin. Fans have speculated that the movie will be an origin story since Natasha was tragically killed in Avengers: Endgame. David Harbour’s role has been confirmed, while Rachel Weisz’s involvement remains just a rumor.

Tense: Scarlett seemed pensive as she filmed the dramatic scenes, though she was also worlds away in a pair of headphones

Scarlett appeared lost in thought while capturing the intense shots, but at the same time, she was immersed in a different world as she wore a set of headphones.

Busy: A large crew could be seen hard at work on the set, as filming for the latest Marvel film finally began

Amidst the hustle and bustle, a massive team was spotted putting in their best efforts on the shooting location as Marvel’s newest movie commenced its filming.

Questions: The first look at filming offers little insight into the film's plot, as an old trailer could be seen among the woodland setting

Initial glimpses of the film shoot do not reveal much about the storyline, as a vintage trailer can be spotted amidst the forested backdrop.

Here he is! The Handmaid's Tale star O. T. Fagbenle, 38, was also seen emerging from the trailer during filming

Look who’s here! O.T. Fagbenle, the actor famous for his role in The Handmaid’s Tale, was spotted coming out of the trailer while filming.

Relaxed: The British actor was in high spirits as he chatted to crew members on the set

Casual: O. T. also sported a simple blue checked shirt and jeans

In a cheerful mood, the English performer engaged in conversation with the production staff while present on the filming location. He was sporting a casual outfit consisting of a blue checkered shirt and denim pants.

Hard at work: The snaps offered a first look at the film for die-hard fans, who have spent years campaigning for a Black Widow solo film

Busy bees: The photos provided a sneak peek of the movie to avid supporters, who have tirelessly advocated for a standalone Black Widow film.

Cashing in: Scarlett is also slated to earn a whopping $15 million for the film, the same salary Chris Evans earned for Captain America: Civil War

Scarlett Johansson is set to earn a whopping $15 million for her role in the upcoming Black Widow film, which is the same salary that Chris Evans received for his role in Captain America: Civil War. Prior to Marvel confirming the production of the solo movie, Scarlett had hinted that there was potential for it. In an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, she expressed that for a Black Widow film to work, it must be groundbreaking and unique. She believes that there is room to explore the character’s past, her difficult decisions, her traumas, and her issues, which could make for a truly special film.

Action! The first look at the set came after it was reported the picture would start filming this month in London

Let’s roll! The initial peek of the shooting location surfaced following the news that the movie will commence its filming in London this month.

Odd: A large Land Rover-esque vehicle could be seen on the forest set, with plenty of crew members also visible

Unusual: A massive automobile resembling a Land Rover was spotted on the wooded area’s backdrop, along with numerous members of the production team who were visible.

What's happening? It remains to be seen whether fans will finally learn the true story behind Natasha's transformation into such a ruthless assassin

What’s the latest scoop? Fans are eagerly waiting to uncover the real reason behind Natasha’s transformation into an unforgiving killer.

So many questions: How far back in time Black Widow will go also remains to be seen, as it is expected to be a prequel

There are still many unanswered questions about the upcoming Black Widow movie. One of them is how far back in time the story will be set, as it is rumored to be a prequel.

Coming soon: The film is reportedly eyeing a release date on 1st May 2020, in line with previous Marvel entries which kick off the summer season

Upcoming release: Rumor has it that the movie is aiming to hit theaters on May 1st, 2020, aligning with past Marvel productions that mark the start of summer.

Big names: Marvel has already brought on Cate Shortland (Berlin Syndrome) to direct, from a script by Jac Schaeffer (The Hustle)

Marvel has enlisted talented professionals for their upcoming project. Cate Shortland, known for her work in Berlin Syndrome, has been appointed as the director. The script has been written by Jac Schaeffer, who has previously worked on The Hustle. With such big names onboard, Marvel’s project is expected to be a great success.

Awaiting: Black Widow will join the next slate of Marvel films in its fourth phase with other rumoured pictures including a fourth Thor Movie and Guardians Of The Galaxy 3

Exciting news for Marvel fans as the beloved character Black Widow is set to appear in the fourth phase of Marvel films, alongside rumored releases such as a fourth Thor movie and Guardians of the Galaxy 3. The film has already secured director Cate Shortland (known for Berlin Syndrome) and screenwriter Jac Schaeffer (who worked on The Hustle). Mark your calendars for May 1, 2020, as this is the expected release date for the film. According to MovieWeb, other rumored Marvel releases include Captain Marvel 2 and Ant Man 3. Scarlett Johansson is slated to earn an impressive $15 million for her work on the film, the same amount Chris Evans received for Captain America: Civil War and Chris Hemsworth earned for Thor: Ragnarok. Keep a lookout for Black Widow’s anticipated release in 2020.

Out soon: Black Widow is expected to be released in 2020

Coming soon: It is anticipated that the highly-anticipated movie Black Widow will hit the theaters in the year 2020.

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