- Category: Breaking News
- Published: Thursday, 26 May 2022 16:31
Harrison Ford made the trek to Star Wars Celebration for the Lucasfilm panel but he wasn't there to promote STAR WARS but to reveal the release date for his fifth outing as Indiana Jones. The actor also praised composer John Williams who also arrived with an orchestra to perform some new material and the classic themes from both franchises. Check out the cool new image.
Before his appearance, Kathleen Kennedy brought out John Williams whose celebrating his 90th birthday Thursday with an orchestra to perform the new Obi-Wan Kenobi theme. Immediately after, the Indiana Jones themes began playing and during a standing ovation from the crowd for the iconic composer, Ford walks out and the first image from the next INDIANA JONES movie is revealed on the screen.
Ford spoke highly of the composer, and appeared emotional while praising Williams for his work and as a person. Williams will be composing the music for the next INDIANA JONES movie as well.
After Kennedy reminded Ford to announce the release date, Ford finally gave a date of June 30, 2023 for the theatrical premiere. Director James Mangold and producer Frank Marshall were also in attendance for the reveal although they didn't speak during the panel.