April 15, 2021|2:42 pm ET
The mad cast of Indiana Jones 5 simply got a little madder. According to The Hollywood Reporter, veteran star Mads Mikkelsen has actually signed on to the stellar follow up that currently consists of Harrison Ford and Phoebe Waller-Bridge
The 55-year-old Mikkelsen got his start in the Danish- language movies of Nicolas Winding Refn, prior to burglarizing Hollywood with his scene-stealing efficiency as Le Chiffre in the James Bond movie Casino Royale Since then he’s ended up being a relied on guardian of cherished hit IP, assisting explode the Death Star in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, threatening worldwide damage in Doctor Strange, alarming an FBI profiler in the TELEVISION series Hannibal, and he’ll be changing Johnny Depp as the main villain of the next installation of the Fantastic Beasts franchise.
Mikkelsen’s variety extends far beyond simple bad guys, as he just recently showed in the funny and sincere Another Round But thinking about the Indiana Jones franchise’s long history of positioning good-looking guys with accents on the incorrect side of history, it would not be a surprise to discover him hanging co-star Ford off a cliff or holding a knife to Waller-Bridge’s neck.
The as-yet untitled Indiana Jones 5 is tentatively arranged for July 29th, 2022. John Williams will make up ball game, and as formerly reported, James Mangold will be taking control of directing tasks from Steven Spielberg.