Harrison Ford has landed his first co-star for Indiana Jones 5, as Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag, Solo: A Star Wars Story) has officially joined the cast. Currently in pre-production with a planned release next summer, the sequel will be directed by James Mangold, who takes over from Steven Spielberg after the previous four installments. While Spielberg is not directing, he will still be on board to produce alongside Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall and Simon Emanuel.
“I am delighted to begin a new adventure, collaborating with a dream team of great filmmakers of all time,” said Mangold. “Steven, Harrison, Kathy, Frank and John are all my artistic heroes. When you add Phoebe, a stunning actress, a brilliant creative voice, and the chemistry she will undoubtedly bring to our set, I can’t help but feel as lucky as Indiana Jones himself. “.
It has also been revealed that John williams He will also return to mark the sequel, continuing his work with the 40-year-old franchise for Raiders of the lost ark. Williams’ work on previous film soundtracks has become as beloved and familiar to fans of the franchise as Indiana’s signature hat and whip. Needless to say, this is a very positive and welcome update.
Phoebe Waller-Puente may be best known for her television series Fleabag, which turned out to be a tremendous success in awards season. For her work on the series, Waller-Bridge won three Primetime Emmy Awards: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy, Outstanding Writing for a Comedy, and Outstanding Comedy Series. The series also earned him additional BAFTAs and Golden Globes. She also provided the voice of L3-37 on Solo: A Star Wars Story and will star opposite Donald Glover in the upcoming Amazon film. Mr and Mrs Smith Serie.
Full plot details in Indiana Jones 5 They’re unclear, but Mangold has talked about what fans can expect in an interview with ComicBook.com last year.
“But like in all my work, I always try to find an emotional center from which to operate,” Mangold explained. “I think the most important thing is, at a time when franchises have become a commodity, that they serve the same thing again. At least for me, in the dances that I have had with some franchise, to return to serve the same, the same. thus, it usually only produces a craving the first time you eat it. I mean, it makes the audience want to eat first again. “
Thinking of Logan As an inspiration, Mangold added, “So you need to take something to a new place, while also remembering the main reasons why everyone came together. Logan as an example of that, when it comes to a very pressured franchise world. “
Indiana Jones 5, which does not yet have an official title, will hit theaters on July 29, 2022. The plan at this time is for production to begin this summer when Mangold reunites with other talents for the other available roles in the cast. Hopefully, there won’t be any more major delays. This news comes to us from Lucasfilm.
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