John Williams Honored at Star Wars Celebration
STAR AND FILMMAKERS OF THE UPCOMING FIFTH INSTALLMENT OF THE “INDIANA JONES” FRANCHISE HONOR ACADEMY AWARD®-WINNING COMPOSER JOHN WILLIAMS ON HIS 90TH BIRTHDAY AT STAR WARS CELEBRATION
HARRSION FORD, JAMES MANGOLD, KATHLEEN KENNEDY AND FRANK MARSHALL ALSO UNVEILED AN EARLY PHOTO FROM THE FILM WHICH OPENS IN THEATERS JUNE 30, 2023
Star Harrison Ford and filmmakers James Mangold, Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall of the upcoming fifth installment of the “Indiana Jones” franchise were on hand to wish five-time Academy Award®-winning composer John Williams a happy 90th birthday today at Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California. They delighted the enthusiastic fans with an early photo from the film which opens in theaters on June 30, 2023. As on all four previous “Indiana Jones” films, Williams is composing the score for the new film.
Harrison Ford returns to the role of the legendary hero archaeologist for this fifth installment of the iconic franchise. Starring along with Ford are Phoebe Waller-Bridge (“Fleabag”), Mads Mikkelsen (“Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore”), Antonio Banderas (“Pain and Glory”), Boyd Holbrook (“Logan”), Shaunette Renee Wilson (“Black Panther”), Thomas Kretschmann (“Das Boot”) and Toby Jones (“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom”). Directed by James Mangold (“Ford v Ferrari,”), Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall and Simon Emanuel serve as producers, with Steven Spielberg as executive producer.