Phoebe Waller-Bridge may possibly flip the script on Indiana Jones.
The English actress, 37, could be changing Harrison Ford as the lead in the fifth installment of the “Indiana Jones” franchise, which is set to hit theaters up coming summertime, according to The Each day Mail.
Resources explained to the outlet that producer Kathleen Kennedy was looking to make “big” alterations — which could consist of changing the lead character with a female.
“It would be a large assertion, and a great position for Phoebe,” just one insider told the Mail.
It was declared before this yr that the “Fleabag” star had been forged opposite 79-year-aged Ford in the film, the name of which has not still been revealed.
The legendary franchise has starred Ford as the lead considering that the 1st film, “Raiders of the Missing Ark,” was launched in 1981.
It is not very clear who Waller-Bridge’s will portray in the future film, but a resource informed the Mail, “The gossip on the set is that this character will slot into the leading function.”
The project has lengthy been delayed, and was pushed off once more this summer after Ford injured his shoulder though capturing a battle scene.