He noted that there is nothing wrong with making a woman the main character of a franchise. “You just need to change her name from Jones to Joan,” Spielberg added.
It is noted that the director has not yet made a final decision on the sex of the new hero. Spielberg stressed that the fifth film of the franchise, which is scheduled to premiere in July 2020, will be the last picture with Harrison Ford in the role of Indiana. “But the series will definitely continue to exist,” he said.