Harrison Ford May Be Signed for Two More 'Indiana Jones' Movies

The actor is rumored to be in talks for two more back-to-back sequels that will be included in his 'Star Wars: Episode VII' contract.

Is Harrison Ford coming back for two more Indiana Jones movies? That's today's hot rumor, as the 71-year-old actor gears up to reprise the iconic archeologist in the very near future.

You may have noticed that Harrison Ford has been extremely tight-lipped about his involvement in Star Wars: Episode VII. Market Saw claim this is because the actor is still in negotiations to return as Han Solo for the first time since 1983's Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi. Both of the new Indiana Jones movies are included as stipulations in his Star Wars contract, which means he will only come back if he is allowed to also reprise his role as Dr. Henry Jones Jr. in not one, but two new movies. They will likely be shot fairly close together, due to the actor's age.

Indiana Jones 5 has not been officially announced or confirmed by Disney, but the studio acquired the rights to the franchise in December.

Harrison Ford has openly expressed a greater interest in doing Indiana Jones 5 over Star Wars: Episode VII, and it seems this may be the bargaining chip Disney and LucasFilm are using to lure him back into the seat of the Millinium Falcon.

At this time, though heavily rumored, Harrison Ford has still not been confirmed as an official cast member of Star Wars: Episode VII.

Indiana Jones 5 is in development .

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Comments (33)

  1. Sean

    @escapist Hopefully, They will be smart enough, to not have Shia return for any future Indiana Jones movies.

    11 months agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  2. Escapist

    Shia Laboef has gone AWOL in terms of acting.

    11 months agoby @escapistFlag

  3. Sean

    @h-ryuga That would be a terrible move on their part honestly. Hopefully That never happens, especially considering that his appearance the fourth movie was not necessary.

    11 months agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  4. Hideki Ryuga

    Bring Shia Lebauf as his assistant or to even replace him

    11 months agoby @h-ryugaFlag

  5. Dmu009

    They will likely be shot fairly close together, due to the actor's age. IOW he might be dead soon so let's milk this cow asap. LOL.

    11 months agoby @dmu009Flag

  6. ObiWanShinobi

    Lmao, I KNOW, I couldn't hold my tongue any longer. Like when was the last time Harrison Ford worried about rent? It's been decades. @shuabert

    11 months agoby @ObiWanShinobiFlag

  7. Josh

    @ObiWanShinobi That's literally one of the only two comments @2movieguys ever makes. Either "I guess the rent is due" or "who is this actor I've never heard of whom everyone else loves?"

    11 months agoby @shuabertFlag

  8. ObiWanShinobi

    harrison is worth millions of dollars.

    everything you comment on this website is legitimately stupid. @2movieguys

    11 months agoby @ObiWanShinobiFlag

  9. ObiWanShinobi

    he's gonna die on set

    11 months agoby @ObiWanShinobiFlag

  10. T. King (Red Camera Man)

    I don't know what to think about this.

    11 months agoby @redcameramanFlag

  11. Jonnred

    No Aliens
    No Shia
    No Lucas calling the shots
    No problem

    11 months agoby @jonnredFlag

  12. CelluloidDreams

    I guess the rent is due!?.

    11 months agoby @2movieguysFlag

  13. Bellandedward1

    Yes two more Indiana Jones adventures finally there is still hope for 2 more films this had made my day

    11 months agoby @bellandedward1Flag

  14. Rexorthedestroyer

    He should just end his career as Han Solo and call it a day

    11 months agoby @RexorthedestroyerFlag

  15. Writer220

    So it'll work as film 5 and 6.
    Now with Shia out of the picture just cast someone else.

    11 months agoby @writer220Flag

  16. Writer220

    The end of Indy 4 wasn't Lucas fault, it was Steven.
    As of this rumor announcement,I don't want to see another Indy Jones film. If it happens, it happens, if not who bloody cares.

    There's another route it can go, a younger version of Indy. Between film 3 and 4 as Indy tells the story to his son as they face down an old enemy of his.

    11 months agoby @writer220Flag

  17. Clint

    I'm confused: wasn't it HIM who said the last one was kinda tough to do because of his age & he pretty much accepted that would be his last hurrah? I guess he just can't leave it alone considering how awful it was & how it tarnished the Indy legacy? I tend to agree that they could write something once that could re-capture some of that magic at his age but two more's pushing it. Maybe if they somehow went backward in the timeline to include Sean Connery somehow and made it an Indy 3.5 it could work, I don't know, but no more Shia is mandatory for it to have a shot at success at this point, regardless.

    11 months agoby @pack-rulz1978Flag

  18. LuckyJones

    @thedarkknight-28 You got that all backwards. Ford is making it a stipulation. If Disney doesn't agree to give him 2 more Indy movies, he won't agree to do Star Wars for them.

    11 months agoby @Tj-JonesFlag

  19. jasdjqs

    I love the older Jones movies. I just think he is too old to make a Great Indiana movie. They should just quit now before his legacy is damaged more

    11 months agoby @jasdjqsFlag

  20. TheDarkKnight_28

    I can't believe that they are making him do 2 more Indiana Jones movies, I like Indiana Jones just as much as anyone else and I think it is great that he is coming back to play Han Solo considering that he had no interest in Star Wars for years. Now they are trying to push 2 other movie projects with the same contract, and they still have not begun filming this. Thats just wrong, some people are just to greedy. This could set back the production and filming of the movie itself. Then all of you that think that the Indiana Jones movies are great will be just as disappointed when he declines If he turns it down, that means no Han Solo. Consider this, the rest might follow.

    11 months agoby @thedarkknight-28Flag

  21. SpideR-OnE

    indiana jones the infernal machine is good material for two parts, or maby indiana jones fate of atlantis.

    11 months agoby @spider-oneFlag

  22. Nick C.

    @ejk1 Indiana Jones and the Walker of Doom

    11 months agoby @knightmare90Flag

  23. ejk1

    Oh man, I can't wait for Indiana Jones and the Quest For the Lost Bottle of Metamucil...

    11 months agoby @ejk1Flag

  24. ChristinaM15

    Put Steven in charge of the Indie films and they'll be fine...just keep Lucas away.

    I do like that Ford likes Indiana so much though

    11 months agoby @christina-montanaFlag

  25. Fry_3000

    I heard he won't be using a whip in the next films, instead he'll resort to a walking stick :). Good news though

    11 months agoby @Fry-3000Flag

  26. LuxoIII

    @a7sus4 Yeah he kind of is, but then again, what actors aren't?

    11 months agoby @brady1138Flag

  27. Sean

    Harrison Ford isn't getting any younger, and so its too late to make another Indiana Jones movie, that would be anything like the first three Indiana Jones movies.

    11 months agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

  28. Sean

    @a7sus4 In a way...I kind of see what you're saying, and I agree because of how I see him act sometimes in interviews about his movies that are recorded on video.

    11 months agoby @themoviefanaticFlag

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  30. A7sus4

    Harrison Ford kinda seems like a dick.

    11 months agoby @a7sus4Flag