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Scarlett Johansson's new movie casts her fellow Marvel star

by Stewart Cole

Scarlett Johansson has signed on a fellow Marvel Cinematic Universe star for her upcoming film.

The Black Widow The actress makes her directorial debut with Eleonora the Greatwhich was formerly known as Eleanor, Invisible.

As reported by Variety, Doctor Strange Series actor Chiwetel Ejiofor (also known as Really love, 12 years slaveand The Lion King) is part of the cast, as it is of Nebraska June Squibb, The friends and Breaking Bad star Jessica Hecht and Willow treeErin Kellyman.

Hecht also starred Jessica Joneswhile Kellyman participated The Falcon and the Winter Soldierconstruction Eleonora the Great even more of an MCU gathering.

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Outside of the MCU, it serves as a reunion for Johansson and Hecht after starring in the Broadway play View from the Bridge together, both received Tony nominations for their performances.

The film features Squibb as the venerable Eleanor Morgenstein, a 90-year-old woman who has just lost her best friend. After living in Florida for decades, she decides to rebuild her life by moving back to New York.

Last year, there were rumors that Marvel Studios was planning to bring back some of the original Avengers cast, but Johansson poured cold water on that idea, noting that her character was dead.

Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow

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“I do not know how [would work]would it be like a zombie movie?' he said. “I mean I think it might be, I think [Endgame] it was the end, right? I don't know how you come back from that.

“It should… it would be a miracle. It would be a real Marvel miracle. It would be a real miracle. But you know, who knows?”

Eleonora the Great is set to hit theaters, but no release period has been announced.

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