Mads Mikkelsen Says ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Script Is What She Wanted. Mads Mikkelsen has joined the cast of Indiana Jones 5.
Mads Mikkelsen has joined the cast of Indiana Jones 5, starring Harrison Ford and Phoebe Waller-Bridge. The film, which will be directed by James Mangold, is scheduled to begin filming this summer.
The new Indiana Jones movie, which has been on the agenda for a long time but could not start its production for various reasons, suddenly turned into a more exciting project than ever with the participation of Phoebe Waller-Bridge in the cast.
Mads Mikkelsen in the cast of Indiana Jones 5
Following the news that Phoebe Waller-Bridge had handled the female lead in the following Indiana Jones film, Lucasfilm has discovered Harrison Ford’s next co-star in Mads Mikkelsen, who is set to join the following portion. James Mangold is taking over coordinating reins from Steven Spielberg, who actually is filling in as a maker and is a lot of associated with different components of the film. Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall and Simon Emanuel will join Spielberg as makers. John Williams, who has chipped away at each score in the 40-year-old establishment including its notable subject, likewise will return as author.
It was revealed that Phoebe Waller-Bridge will accompany Ford in the lead roles of the new film, in which Harrison Ford will return as Indiana Jones, but no information was given about what kind of role Waller-Bridge will appear.
Now, it has been announced that Mads Mikkelsen, who has recently appeared before the audience in Another Round, has been added to the cast of the movie, and thus the expectations created by the movie have reached an even higher level.
It was expected that Steven Spielberg, who directed the first four films, will direct the fifth film, in which Harrison Ford will return with the role of Indiana Jones, who is identified with him. However, Spielberg gave up directing the film with a surprise decision.
Spielberg, who was said to want to leave the series to a younger director who could breathe new life into the character, decided to settle for producing this time. The name that replaced Spielberg was James Mangold, known for movies such as 3:10 to Yuma, Logan, Ford v Ferrari.
Indiana Jones 5, starring Mads Mikkelsen, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and Harrison Ford, is set to hit theaters on July 29, 2022.
Mads Mikkelsen talked about Indiana Jones 5
Action has been taken for Indiana Jones 5, the sequel to the Indiana Jones series starring Harrison Ford. One of the stars of the movie will be Mads Mikkelsen. According to Mikkelsen, the script given to him is exactly what the actor wanted.
Mads Mikkelsen gave information about Ford V Ferrari and Indiana Jones 5, which will be directed by James Mangold, known as the director of Logan. Speaking to Collider, Mikkelsen said, “I’m so excited. I rewatched Raiders of the Lost Ark the other day and it’s very well done. It has great storytelling. It’s an honor to be on the show I grew up with. I’m in a lucky position to let me read it beforehand. And yes, her story has everything I hoped for.”
Phoebe Waller Bridge, who had great success in Fleabag, will also be in the cast of Indiana Jones 5. Ford, 78, will reprise his iconic role as the flamboyant archaeologist wearing a sombrero. The scenario details of Indiana Jones 5 have not been given yet. The film will be directed by James Mangold and produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall and Simon Emanuel.
Meanwhile, Mads Mikkelsen is also signed to Fantastic Beasts 3 and will likely appear with Grindelwald before Indiana Jones.