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    Posted on Mar 6, 2014

    9 Ways Scarlett Johansson's Pregnancy Could Be Hidden In "Avengers: Age Of Ultron"

    Stock up on oversize briefcases, Marvel!

    On Monday, news broke that Scarlett Johansson is pregnant with her first child, with fiancé Romain Dauriac.

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    She is reportedly due in August, which could pose a problem for Marvel Studios, since production on Avengers: Age of Ultron — co-starring Johansson as Black Widow — is scheduled to start in May.

    Zade Rosenthal / Marvel Studios

    E! Online reports that Marvel will "fast-track" Johansson's scenes, but even so, hiding the fact that the actress is pregnant would not be a simple task.

    But not impossible!

    1. She could pull a Melinda May and serve as the pilot for all of the Avengers' missions.

    Marvel Studios

    2. She could wear a series of oversize coats.

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    3. She could carry Captain America's shield.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    4. She could sit in front of Thor's hammer a lot.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    5. She could stand behind a series of oversize briefcases.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    6. She could shoot all her battle scenes while behind the Hulk.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    7. She could move a lot of cardboard boxes, but, like, stealthily.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    8. She could carry a lot of laundry.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    9. Or she could fight using a series of ginormous stuffed bears.

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios

    You're welcome, Joss Whedon!

    Adam B. Vary for BuzzFeed / Marvel Studios / Via kubotits.tumblr.com

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