Indiana Jones is returning. Rumors have been circulating for some time, but this week, Disney officially announced the upcoming fifth installment of the franchise this week.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Steven Spielberg will direct, while Harrison Ford will return to reprise the role of Indiana Jones in the untitled new movie.
“Indiana Jones is one of the greatest heroes in cinematic history, and we can’t wait to bring him back to the screen in 2019,” Disney chairman Alan Horn said in a statement. “It’s rare to have such a perfect combination of director, producers, actor and role, and we couldn’t be more excited to embark on this adventure with Harrison and Steven.”
Additional details about the movie are still unknown, but is slated to open July 19, 2019.