Black Widow villain, Taskmaster, remains a mysterious presence. Hidden under a mask, the talented villain will put Natasha and her comrades to the test, with the identity of Taskmaster sure to provide one of the film’s biggest shocks. One thing we do know, however, is how supervillain manages to be so formidable, mimicking his opponents’ fighting style to emulate them and learn to use it against them in order to always stay one step ahead. Discuss the character in the Black Widow: The Official Movie Special Book, Combat Coordinator James Young had this to say about the battles between Natasha and Taskmaster.
“Taskmaster is, by far, the most difficult character we’ve had to design, because you finally have a character who can watch what you do, replicate it, and use it directly against you. again he will be ready for you. So with the story of Taskmaster, we are trying to have a story for the fights. You see in the bridge fight Natasha is getting closer to him and she is trying to make the move of the widow. But he’s He’s already seen it. He did his research and stuff it completely! So the hardest part for Taskmaster was to keep the fight engaging because it’s easy to replicate the choreography, but we have to have stories around. “
Young also confirmed several hard-hitting superheroes that Taskmaster will emulate in Black Widow, which includes several of his comrades Avengers.
“For me, it’s great what Natasha has to do in the bridge fight. She has to look at this person in front of her. What do they want? In this fight, Natasha has to ask questions all the time. She doesn’t. . know why Taskmaster is there. Taskmaster studied the Avengers; in bridge combat, you can see it. You see Captain America lightning, you see Bucky lightning, you see Iron Man lightning, and you see Spider-Man in this sequence. How do you fight someone who can be all of the Avengers at once? The hardest part of fighting is getting those moments read, but these are the moments you’ll remember. My favorite moment from this fight is when Natasha takes a beating just to get that grappling hook on Taskmaster’s leg. “
Black Widow will provide a glimpse into the origins of one of the founding Avengers, even revealing details regarding the famous Budapest mission. At birth, the black widow, aka Natasha Romanova, is entrusted to the KGB, where she is groomed to become the ultimate agent. When the USSR bursts, the government tries to kill her, before the action moves to present-day New York, where she now works as an independent agent. Now Natasha Romanoff suddenly finds herself alone and forced to face a dangerous conspiracy linked to her past. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Romanoff must deal with her spy story and the broken relationships left in its wake long before she becomes an Avenger.
Black Widow stars Scarlet Johansson reprising the role of Natasha Romanoff AKA Black Widow, Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova, David Harbor as Alexei Shostakov / Red Guardian, William Hurt as Thaddeus Ross, Ray Winstone as Dreykov, OT Fagbenle as Rick Mason and Rachel Weisz as Melina Vostokoff .
Thanks to Marvel Studios for pushing its entire lineup back to the big screen, Black Widow is now set to open on May 7, 2021, more than a year after its initial release, with rumors still circulating that the film will arrive on Disney + alongside a theatrical release. This comes to us from Marvel’s Black Widow: The Official Movie Special Book.
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