We don’t feel one bit sorry for Tony Stark having to take on Black Widow in “Iron Man 2,” at least based on the first picture.

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A picture of Scarlett Johansson as the comic-book assassin surfaced in the most recent “Entertainment Weekly,” and it’s slinky-licious. Scarlett’s working the black leather well, as befitting the comic-book character, and the long red hair actually prevented us from recognizing her on first look.

Scarlett Johansson’s life in pictures.

The actress will play Natasha Romanoff in the superhero sequel, a Russian assassin who (at least in the Marvel universe) becomes Stark’s girlfriend. Poor Pepper Potts.

Without further ado, Black Widow:


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