The fifth and final installment of the Adventures of the Intrepid Archaeologist played by Harrison Ford, 78, will be directed by James Mangold.
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The film is due out in the summer of 2022. The actress and creator of the series Fleabag, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, to join Harrison Ford in upcoming show Indiana Jones, Lucasfilm studio announced on Friday, April 9. The fifth and final installment of the Adventures of the Intrepid Archaeologist played by Harrison Ford, 78, will be directed by James Mangold (Le Mans 66).
This “new adventure” will rely on “a dream team, including the greatest filmmakers of all time”, including Steven Spielberg, who was originally scheduled to direct the film, and Kathleen Kennedy, James Mangold said in a statement.
“When you add to it Phoebe, a dazzling actress with brilliant creativity, and the chemistry she will undoubtedly bring to our set, I can only feel as lucky as Indiana Jones himself,” he continued.
The role crowns the remarkable rise of the 35-year-old British actress and author, who won multiple Emmy awards for her hit series, a television adaptation of her one woman show focused on the life of a young woman. single and disillusioned Londoner.
She also co-wrote the spy series Killing Eve and participated in the 25th installment of the adventures of James Bond, delayed by the pandemic. Phoebe Waller-Bridge previously worked with Lucasfilm Studios on the film Solo: A Star Wars Story, released in 2018, in which she lent her voice to an acerbic droid.