BLACK WIDOW Star Florence Pugh Reveals Where We Find Yelena Belova At The Start Of The Movie

BLACK WIDOW Star Florence Pugh Reveals Where We Find Yelena Belova At The Start Of The Movie

Black Widow star Florence Pugh has shared further insight into what fans can expect from Yelena Belova, revealing that she's been in the Red Room for a long time before reuniting with Natasha Romanoff.

Natasha Romanoff's story came to an end in Avengers: Endgame, but Scarlett Johansson will get the opportunity to tell one final tale when she returns as the character in the upcoming Black Widow movie. 

Set between the events of Captain America: Civil War and Avengers: Infinity War, the hope among fans is that the spinoff will set the stage for Yelena Belova to take over the mantle in future stories. Time will tell on that front, of course, but in the Black Widow: The Official Movie Special Book (which is now on sale from Titan Books), actress Florence Pugh reveals more details on where we find her character when she's reunited with her "sister."

"[She's] annoying little sister that says everything that comes to her mind with no consequences. When we meet her she is kind of discovering the world in a new light," Pugh explains. "She is hurt and complicated and acts out. When she meets Scarlett's character, Natasha, Yelena is kind of rediscovering who she is after being in the Red Room for so long."

"So together they realize that they're both suffering in very similar ways. There is a lovely and unique friendship between the two of them because they are ultimately long-lost sisters. They repair one another and each other's holes in their lives. At the heart of it is this very brutal journey figuring out who they are, and...there actually is this very sad story at the bottom of it."

It definitely doesn't sound like Yelena will be as villainous as her comic book counterpart, but the two women clearly have a complicated relationship. It would seem a little redundant for her to turn on Natasha, but the fact that the Avenger is wearing Yelena's vest when she joins Captain America's Secret Avengers could point to a sad end for the character. 

What do you guys think?

DISCLAIMER: Comic Book Movie is protected under the DMCA (Digital Millenium Copyright Act) and... [MORE]
Related Headlines
BLACK WIDOW Star Scarlett Johansson Opens Up On Disney Lawsuit: It's Important To Stand Up For Yourself

BLACK WIDOW Star Scarlett Johansson Opens Up On Disney Lawsuit: "It's Important To Stand Up For Yourself"

Avengers: Endgame and Black Widow star Scarlett Johansson has addressed her lawsuit against Disney, explaining why she sued the studio and the impact the actress hopes it will have on Hollywood...
BLACK WIDOW Star Scarlett Johansson Returning To Marvel Studios For Project Unrelated To Natasha Romanoff

BLACK WIDOW Star Scarlett Johansson Returning To Marvel Studios For Project Unrelated To Natasha Romanoff

Avengers: Endgame and Black Widow star Scarlett Johansson is reportedly set to return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but it won't be as Nathasha Romanoff! Find what Kevin Feige had to say here...
BLACK WIDOW Exclusive Interview With Visual Effects Supervisor Matthew Giampa

BLACK WIDOW Exclusive Interview With Visual Effects Supervisor Matthew Giampa

To celebrate the 4K and Blu-ray release of Marvel Studios' Black Widow, we recently caught up with visual effects supervisor Matthew Giampa from Scanline VFX to talk about his work on the film!
BLACK WIDOW Director Cate Shortland On The One Scene Kevin Feige Fought To Keep In The Movie

BLACK WIDOW Director Cate Shortland On The One Scene Kevin Feige Fought To Keep In The Movie

Quite a few important scenes ended up being cut from Black Widow, and if it wasn't for Kevin Feige, it sounds like one of the best sequences would have joined them! Find out more after the jump...
BLACK WIDOW Deleted Scene Makes Sense Of That Ending And Seemingly Teases The Thunderbolts

BLACK WIDOW Deleted Scene Makes Sense Of That Ending And Seemingly Teases The Thunderbolts

A deleted scene from Black Widow has found its way online which finally makes sense of that apparent plot hole and may even tease General "Thunderbolt" Ross' plans to assemble a team of his own in the MCU.
Latest Headlines
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Star Tom Holland Recalls Having To Drink Coffee Through Eye Of His Spidey Mask

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Star Tom Holland Recalls Having To Drink Coffee Through Eye Of His Spidey Mask

Spider-Man: No Way Home star Tom Holland has looked back on the unique experience of having to drink coffee through the eye of his Spider-Man mask while working on the Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios movie.
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - New Snippet Of Footage Teases Willem Dafoe's Unhinged New-Look Green Goblin

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME - New Snippet Of Footage Teases Willem Dafoe's Unhinged New-Look Green Goblin

A brief new snippet of footage from Spider-Man: No Way Home reveals Willem Dafoe's unmasked Green Goblin throwing a Pumpkin Bomb at Peter Parker, and the Spider-Man villain looks totally unhinged...
SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE (PART ONE) - New Stills Released; Producers Tease An Epic Two-Part Story

SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE (PART ONE) - New Stills Released; Producers Tease An Epic Two-Part Story

Following that stunning trailer, Sony has shared four new stills from Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part One), offering a hi-res look at the return of Miles Morales, Gwen Stacy, and Miguel O'Hara!
SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Villains Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina, and Jamie Foxx Speak On Their Big Returns

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME Villains Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina, and Jamie Foxx Speak On Their Big Returns

With the press tour fully underway, returning Spider-Man villain actors Willem Dafoe, Alfred Molina, and Jamie Foxx recently sat down to share a number of intriguing details about their returns...
MORBIUS: First Official Clip & Poster Reveals Jared Leto's Terrifying Transformation Into The Living Vampire

MORBIUS: First Official Clip & Poster Reveals Jared Leto's Terrifying Transformation Into The Living Vampire

Sony brought the goods to CCXP Worlds 21 and they've just dropped the first clip and poster for Morbius, featuring an extended look at Jared Leto's terrifying transformation into the living vampire!
SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE (PART ONE) First Look Drops Miles Morales Into A Wild New Adventure

SPIDER-MAN: ACROSS THE SPIDER-VERSE (PART ONE) First Look Drops Miles Morales Into A Wild New Adventure

Ahead of the Spider-Man: No Way Home launch, Sony has shared the first look at Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (Part One), which sees Miles Morales reunite with Gwen Stacy and meet Miguel O'Hara!
RESIDENT EVIL: Brief Teaser And Logo For Netflix's Live-Action Series Revealed

RESIDENT EVIL: Brief Teaser And Logo For Netflix's Live-Action Series Revealed

Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City is now playing in theaters, but Netflix has its own live-action adaptation of the iconic video game series in the works, and the first teaser is now online.
New MORBIUS Still Features Jared Leto's Living Vampire Alongside Adria Arjona As Martine Bancroft

New MORBIUS Still Features Jared Leto's Living Vampire Alongside Adria Arjona As Martine Bancroft

A new image from Sony Pictures' Morbius movie has found its way online, giving us another look at Jared Leto as Doctor Michael Morbius alongside his love interest Martine Bancroft (Adria Arjona).