Mads Mikkelsen has joined the cast of the fifth Indiana Jones movie. As reported by Deadline, the Hannibal actor will appear alongside Harrison Ford and Phoebe Waller-Bridge.
No details about Mikkelsen’s character have been revealed yet. As well as playing Hannibal Lector in three seasons of the acclaimed Hannibal, Mikkelsen is also known for roles in Rogue One, Casino Royale, and Doctor Strange. He also played Cliff Unger in the video game Death Stranding and most recently starred in the Oscar-nominated drama Another Round.
Indiana Jones 5 will be directed by James Mangold and hits theaters on July 29, 2022. The movie has been in development for several years, and was originally set to be directed by Steven Spielberg once more. However, he stepped down, with Mangold talking over in May 2020.