Comic book movie fans apparently have not seen the last of Robert Downey Jr.
’s Tony Stark on the big screen. In reporting on this year’s Saturn Award winners, Deadline’s Geoff Boucher
dropped a bombshell by saying that “Robert Downey Jr. will be seen in the role of Stark one more time, however, in the Marvel
prequel ‘Black Widow
’ in May 2020.” Downey Jr., who won this year’s Saturn Award for Best Actor in a Film thanks to his work in “Avengers: Endgame
” (one of six prizes the blockbuster received) was supposed to make his final McU
appearance in the record-breaking “Avengers: Endgame
,” which saw his character, Tony Stark/Iron Man, sacrifice himself to defeat Thanos and save the world.
” is kicking off the fourth phase of the McU in summer 2020. The script from Jac Schaeffer
and Ned Benson
takes place after the events of “Captain America: Civil War