Disney has announced that the next string of Marvel releases following Avengers: Endgame will be pushed back because of the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, Black Widow will now arrive in theaters on November 6, 2020. In reaction to Black Widow‘s delay, all other Marvel films will be pushed back to new release dates. Eternals will hit theaters on February 12, 2021 and Shang-Chi will debut comercially on May 7, 2021. From there, Doctor Strange 2 will hit theaters on November 5, 2021 and Thor: Love And Thunder will premiere on February 18, 2022. Lastly, Captain Marvel is now set for July 8, 2022.
The only film that will stay put in the midst of this change is Black Panther II. The Ryan Coogler led sequel will stay put in its May 8, 2022 release date. In addition, an unidentified Marvel film is no longer on the calendar.
Outside of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Disney has announced that Mulan will be released on July 24, 2020. Meanwhile, Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt’s Jungle Cruise has been set for July 2021.