Entertainment Movies Marvel's Kevin Feige Wants to 'Continue Working' with Scarlett Johansson Despite Black Widow's Fate Scarlett Johansson seemingly makes her final Marvel Cinematic Universe bow as Black Widow in the character's first standalone film, out July 9 By Jen Juneau Jen Juneau Twitter Jen Juneau is a digital news writer for PEOPLE. A '90s teen and horror film connoisseur, she started at the brand in 2016, after a decade of working as a technical writer and then moonlighting as a journalist beginning in 2013. Originally from New Orleans, Jen grew up both in NOLA and Florida and eventually attended the University of Central Florida in Orlando (still her home base!), where she earned a bachelor's in English/technical communication, with a minor in magazine journalism. People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 2, 2021 02:38 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Kevin Feige and Scarlett Johansson in 2019. Photo: Charley Gallay/Getty Does Scarlett Johansson still have a role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige didn't rule out whether Black Widow, out July 9, marks the final bow from Johansson's Natasha Romanoff in a Tuesday interview with Entertainment Tonight — but did say he'd love to work with her again. "Marvel is always about new beginnings and Scarlett Johansson is such an amazing partner for us," he said. "She was a producer on [Black Widow]. She was the one that brought us our amazing director, Cate Shortland." "I am excited to continue working with her in any way possible if we're so lucky," added Feige, 48, who is also a producer on the film. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human-interest stories. Scarlett Johansson in Black Widow (2021). Film Frame/Marvel Studios 2020 Scarlett Johansson Says Colin Jost Wouldn't Read Black Widow Lines with Her for Fear of Spoilers Johansson, 36, first appeared as Natasha Romanoff in 2010's Iron Man 2, before going on to reprise her role in several other films within the MCU. Her character dies during the events of Avengers: Endgame, sacrificing herself over Jeremy Renner's Hawkeye to retrieve the Soul Stone and help bring back the Thanos (Josh Brolin)-snapped population. Kicking off Phase Four of the MCU, Black Widow takes place following the events of 2016's Captain America: Civil War and finds assassin Natasha coming to terms with her complex past. "I've had an incredible decade working with my Marvel family," Johansson said of her time playing the superhero on Monday's Good Morning America. "I'm going to miss not seeing them every 18 months or two years, like those kind of milestones I always really look forward to." She added of Black Widow, "But I feel really proud of this film and I think it's great to go out on a high note. This movie is so different from any other Marvel film that we've done so far, so yeah ... it's bittersweet." Scarlett Johansson. Amy Sussman/Getty Images RELATED VIDEO: Scarlett Johansson's Top 3 Grossing Roles — That Aren't From Marvel Films Meanwhile, the two-time Academy Award nominee is set to take on producing duties for a new film based on the Disney Parks attraction The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, according to Collider and Deadline. While plot and cast details have yet to be revealed, Josh Cooley, who directed Toy Story 4, is on board to write the screenplay, per the outlets. Johansson will team up with Jonathan Lia to produce, under her These Pictures company. Johansson's project joins a long list of films based on Disney Parks attractions, including the blockbuster Pirates of the Caribbean franchise and a soon-to-be-released Jungle Cruise movie starring starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Emily Blunt. Disney also has a new Haunted Mansion movie in the works as of last August, after first releasing a film based on the ride almost two decades ago. Black Widow is in theaters and on Disney+ Premier Access July 9.