Antonio Banderas is joining the cast of ‘Indiana Jones 5’, a film with an original screenplay written and set to be produced by Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall. Posted earlier this year on Disney’s Investor Day, it was outlined that Indiana Jones 5 would be the fifth and final film in the series.
Originally, the film was scheduled to be released in July 2020 but was subsequently pushed back to July 9, 2021. It was later moved to July 29, 2022, but is now due for release on February 18, 1929.
Fans of Indiana Jones need to celebrate that a new film in the series is on its way—even if it will be released
Earlier this week the first look at Fleabag star Waller-Bridge in Indiana Jones 5 was revealed. The new film, which is currently shooting in Glasgow, will show with Forest starring opposite her as an unknown character from the 1960s. Ford cannot be on set due to his recent injury but Waller-Bridge looks perfect for her role in
“Producers of Indiana Jones will continue production while evaluating Mr. Ford’s treatment needs,” a Disney spokesperson said last month in a statement obtained by Deadline.
John Williams, who wrote the score for Raiders of the Lost Ark and was the composer for all four movies starring Harrison Ford as Dr. Jones, has been tapped to write new music
Who are the Producers?
Kathleen Kennedy is an American film producer known for producing commercially successful Hollywood films. She was the president of Lucasfilm and now serves as President of The Kennedy/Marshall Company in addition to being co-chair of Lucasfilm Ltd.
She serves on the board of directors at DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., and she founded Amblin Partners in 2015 with a mission to produce, finance, and distribute blockbuster movies that are global theatrical events.
Why is Indiana Jones so famous?
Indiana Jones is an American film franchise centered on a relatable archaeologist who often must battle Nazis while outdoing evil-doers around the world.
Antonio Banderas is the latest addition to the cast of Indiana Jones 5. The film, which is currently shooting in Glasgow and will star Harrison Ford alongside other confirmed cast members including Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Mads Mikkelsen, Boyd Holbrook, and Shaunette Renée Wilson. Antonio’s role has not yet been announced but it does seem as though he’ll be joining them on this adventure. Originally due for release in July 2019, Indiana Jones 5 was pushed back to July 10th, 2020 before being moved again to July 9th, 2021; now it’s set for release on July 29th, 2022! What do you think?
“I am delighted to be a part of the crew for the 5th Indiana Jones film. I can’t wait to see what we come up with!”
Fans of Indiana Jones need to celebrate that a new film in the series is on its way, even if it will be released seven years after the release of Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.