We’ve never known Harrison Ford
to shy away from his feelings, so his reaction in this interview is no surprise, but it’s pretty funny. While appearing on the Today show this past week while doing press for his upcoming animated film, The Secret Life of Pets 2
, Ford was asked his opinion on who he would like to see play the next Indiana Jones
once he’s ready to hang up the whip and fedora. He replied:
Nobody is going to be Indiana Jones. Don’t you get it? I’m Indiana Jones. When I’m gone, he’s gone. It’s easy!
The tone was playful, but also unmistakably serious. He clearly does not feel that the Indiana Jones films should be messed with, and no one should try to replace him. In fact, he went on to add:
This is a hell of a way to tell Chris Pine