For some, the question now is whether the character of Harrison Ford is celebrated Indiana Jones franchise will be rescheduled has been a big topic for heated debate. While it is understandable that the actor cannot be expected to play the part forever, even thinking of another actor in his stead is akin to a sin. Well, now you don’t have to entertain this scary possibility because Disney has confirmed that Indiana Jones 5 will begin production, with Ford reprising the character of the iconic archaeologist, although it will be the last time we’ll see the actor donning that priceless fedora.
Disney announced this in the highly anticipated Disney Investor Day event Indiana Jones 5 will begin filming in the spring of next year, although pre-production for the same is already underway.
“Lucasfilm is in pre-production for the next episode of Indiana Jones,” the company said. At the helm is James @ Mang0ld, director of Ford v Ferrari, and Indy himself, Harrison Ford, will return to continue the journey of his iconic character. “
The announcement puts an end to massive speculation that Ford may not return as the famed adventurer, as although it was confirmed that he would reprise the role in 2016, the film was subsequently postponed to 2021. The actor was last seen as the famous adventurer back. in 2008 Indiana Jones and the kingdom of the crystal skull. Since the gap between the films was already wider than fans appreciated, the extra delay and the fact that Ford switched to other projects in the years that followed gave way to more wild theories.
There are even speculations that Chris Pratt will be seen wearing Indian Jones’ bullwhip and leather jacket, but fortunately the 78-year-old actor has no plans to part with his estate. He had confirmed the same in 2016 during a conversation with Jimmy Kimmel, in which he stressed that when the character gets a new story, a new adventure, “I’ll be ready”.
“The opportunity to participate [producer] Steven [Spielberg] again and the chance to revisit this character that has brought pleasure to so many people – not to mention me, ‘he explained. It’s a lot of fun playing this character. It is very nice to work with Steven. I look forward.”
As is known, James Mangold, director of the Oscar nominee Ford against Ferrari will lead the next chapter in Indiana Jones’ adventurous life, instead of Steven Spielberg who directed the first four films in the franchise. This time he’s on board as an executive producer, along with Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall as producers. It was after Spielberg decided to step down from development of the fifth and final Indiana Jones film that Mangold took over. And Marshall has already taken care of it in a conversation with Collider that the Ford against Ferrari director is perfect for the franchise.
“His love for the franchise. He’s a great filmmaker. I think he’s also in a relationship with Harrison. It was all the right pieces that came together at the right time,” he had shared, adding that “Steven continues as producer, so we’ve got the best of everything. ”Well, the success of the movie won’t be decided until after it’s released. Barring further delays, Dr. Jones is expected to hit theaters in July 2022. This news comes to us via the official Disney Twitter page.
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