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Do not fill this in!===2018=== On January 19, 2018, Deadline reported that with the release of ''[[Wikipedia:The Post (film)|The Post]]'' and development finished on ''[[Wikipedia:Ready Player One (film)|Ready Player One]]'', [[Steven Spielberg]] was deciding between ''Indiana Jones 5'' and his planned remake of ''[[Wikipedia:West Side Story (film)#Remakes and legacy|West Side Story]]'' for his next film.<ref>01/19/18 — [http://deadline.com/2018/01/steven-spielberg-indiana-jones-west-side-story-directing-vehicles-1202262857/ Steven Spielberg Eyes Indiana Jones & ‘West Side Story’ Atop Next Directing Vehicles] at [http://deadline.com Deadline]</ref> ''The Hollywood Reporter'' followed with a piece published on January 26 stating that ''Indy 5'' was to take precedence of the two projects.<ref>01/26/18 — [https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/west-side-story-steven-spielberg-looks-spanish-speaking-actors-his-remake-1078559 Steven Spielberg Looks for Spanish-Speaking Actors for His 'West Side Story' Remake] at ''[https://www.hollywoodreporter.com The Hollywood Reporter]''</ref> On March 19, ''Empire'' reported that Spielberg, during the Rakuten TV Empire Awards, revealed that shooting for ''Indiana Jones 5'' would begin in April 2019 in the [[United Kingdom]].<ref>03/19/18 — [https://www.empireonline.com/movies/news/steven-spielberg-confirms-april-2019-uk-shoot-indiana-jones-5/ Steven Spielberg Confirms April 2019 UK Shoot for Indiana Jones 5] at [https://www.empireonline.com ''Empire'']</ref> Speaking with the magazine on their March 23 podcast, Spielberg confirmed that the movie would be set in 1960s, and that the script and story were still being worked on.<ref name="Date" /> In an April 3 interview, Spielberg stated that the fifth ''Indiana Jones'' would likely be Harrison Ford's last in the titular role.<ref>04/03/18 — [https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/5966069/steven-spielberg-indiana-jones-queen-ready-player-one/ INDIANA JOANS Ready Player One director Steven Spielberg says it’s time for a woman to play Indiana Jones]</ref> On June 28, [[Wikipedia:Collider (website)|Collider]] reported that ''[[starwars:Solo: A Star Wars Story|Solo: A Star Wars Story]]'' writer Jonathan Kasdan, son of ''[[Raiders of the Lost Ark]]'' writer [[Lawrence Kasdan]], has been hired to write the film's script, replacing [[David Koepp]], though it's currently unclear to what extent he is involved with the draft.<ref name="Of Such a Father Such a Son" /> ''Variety'' followed with a news piece stating that the film production has been pushed back and thus the movie would miss its intended July 2020 release date.<ref>06/28/18 — [https://variety.com/2018/film/news/indiana-jones-5-release-date-spielberg-harrison-ford-1202861005/ ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Will Miss 2020 Release Date (EXCLUSIVE)] at ''[https://variety.com Variety]''</ref> Two days later, on June 30, Kasdan jokingly replied on his [[Twitter]] account in response a fan question asking for confirmation that he was working on the script that [[Lucasfilm Ltd.]] had directed him to simply tell people that they had "[[Eaton|top men]]" working it.<ref>06/30/18 — [https://twitter.com/JonKasdan/status/1012895246089375744 @JonKasdan Jon Kasdan] on [[Twitter]]</ref> On July 10, it was confirmed that the film's new release date would be on July 9, 2021.<ref>10/07/18 — [https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/video/indiana-jones-5-pushed-back-again-2021-as-disney-announces-moves-thr-news-1126093 'Indiana Jones 5' Pushed Back Again to 2021 as Disney Announces Other Moves <nowiki>|</nowiki> THR News] at ''[https://www.hollywoodreporter.com The Hollywood Reporter]''</ref> On July 23, when asked by one of her [[Wikipedia:Instagram|Instagram]] followers if she would make a cameo appearance as [[Willie Scott]]'s daughter in the film considering that her sister [[Sasha Spielberg|Sasha]] made [[Slugger|a cameo]] in the fourth film, Spielberg and Scott actor [[Kate Capshaw]]'s daughter, Destry Spielberg, replied that she would audition for the role if she had the chance.<ref>23/07/18 — [https://www.instagram.com/p/BlloV2BlaMS/ thromethewhip] on [https://www.instagram.com Instagram]</ref> On October 1, in an interview with ComingSoon.net, Frank Marshall confirmed that, unlike ''Kingdom of the Crystal Skull'', which was shot almost entirely in the [[United States of America|USA]], the fifth movie would be more global in its filming locations. He also revealed that a "writers room", led by Jonathan Kasdan, was assembled to collate ideas for the production, and commented upon the film's development without George Lucas playing a central role (suggesting that Lucas may not be involved despite Spielberg's earlier comments).<ref>10/01/18 — [http://www.comingsoon.net/movies/news/990335-exclusive-indiana-jones-5-will-return-to-global-scope-says-frank-marshall Exclusive: Indiana Jones 5 Will Return to Global Scope, Says Frank Marshall] at [http://www.comingsoon.net ComingSoon.net]</ref> Ten days later, on October 11, Marshall told Nerdist that the fifth film's story was not yet written but will be "great".<ref>10/11/18 — [https://nerdist.com/indiana-jones-5-story-frank-marshall/ FRANK MARSHALL SAYS INDIANA JONES 5 ISN’T WRITTEN BUT WILL HAVE A ‘GREAT STORY’] at [https://nerdist.com Nerdist]</ref> On December 3, [[Karen Allen]] told [[Wikipedia:Cinemablend|Cinemablend]] "I'm very much hoping that I will be a part of it and I think, from my understanding, they are creatively working away on a script that they will be happy enough with. They don't want to rush into it. If they're going to do this they want it to be wonderful." and "They have embarked on a whole new trajectory, I think. It's a mystery to me what that is and it's a mystery to me whether I will be part of it, but I'm hoping. I would love to be part of it. I probably won't know for a year or something like that."<ref>12/03/18 — [https://www.cinemablend.com/news/2462660/what-karen-allen-knows-about-indiana-jones-5 What Karen Allen Knows About Indiana Jones 5] at [https://www.cinemablend.com Cinemablend]</ref> Summary: Please note that all contributions to the Indiana Jones Wiki are considered to be released under the CC-BY-SA Cancel Editing help (opens in new window) Retrieved from "https://indianajones.fandom.com/wiki/Indiana_Jones_5"