ABC’s The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles was means forward of its time when it comes to conception, if not execution. These days, small display spinoffs based mostly on main blockbuster franchises are all the fad, however regardless of being created, developed and govt produced by George Lucas and boasting a sizeable funds for the period, the present was canceled after two seasons and 28 episodes in 1993, though an additional 4 TV films had been made.
Harrison Ford even dropped by for an episode, whereas the sprawling ensemble of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles noticed various future stars taking part in visitor roles together with Daniel Craig, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Liz Hurley, Anne Heche, Jennifer Ehle and Jeffrey Wright, whereas esteemed veterans Christopher Lee, Vanessa Redgrave, Ian McDiarmid, Max von Sydow and Keith David all confirmed up at varied factors, too.
Corey Carrier portrayed the title function for the primary 5 episodes, however when followers take into consideration the collection, it’s usually Sean Patrick Flannery who involves thoughts. The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles could have wrapped up nearly 30 years in the past, however the actor nonetheless will get requested about it on a regular basis, and in a brand new interview, he admitted that he’d like to become involved with Indiana Jones 5.
“Man, I can probably count on one hand the amount of people that wouldn’t want to do something that George Lucas originated. Being in a Harrison Ford film, I mean, that falls into that same Dexter category. But having said that, I mean, to me, Harrison Ford is Indiana Jones. You know what I mean? They’ve got my 20 bucks at the theater every time they put one of those out. Absolutely.”
Of course, Flannery is 55 years previous, so it’s not like he may play a youthful model of the intrepid archeologist anymore, however he can all the time be roped in for a short cameo as a very completely different character to nod in the direction of longtime followers of the expanded lore. As far as we all know, cameras are set to start out rolling on Indiana Jones 5 in a matter of months, so some casting information shouldn’t be too far-off except it finally ends up getting delayed as soon as once more.