After Obi-Wan Kenobi, this film will be the last of the illustrious composer John Williams

A legend of cinema for his epic compositions, John Williams will be retiring at the end of his career. all the same 90 years old. But he will sign a last soundtrack as a farewell.

After Obi-Wan Kenobi, this film will be the last of the illustrious composer John Williams

A living legend

John Williams is a legend. The American composer, conductor and pianist composed; the soundtrack of the greatest masterpieces of Hollywood cinema: Jaws, E.T. the extra-terrestrial, Indiana Jones, Jurassic Park, Superman, >and of courseStar Wars.

He is also the resident composer; by Steven Spielberg and Georges Lucas, which he accompanied throughout their Hollywood adventures. À 90 years old, John Williams has an immense career: he won; five times the Oscar for best music, 4 Golden Globes, 7 BAFTA Awards and 21 Grammy awards. With 52 Oscar nominations, Williams is the second most nominated person after Walt Disney. That is to say. Still baton in hand, the composer will make the soundtrack for 2 upcoming projects: The Fabelmans by Steven Spielberg (November 23, 2022), and Indiana Jones 5 by James Mangold, as a conclusion to the adventures of the famous archaeologist and adventurer.

After Obi-Wan Kenobi, this film will be the last of the illustrious composer John Williams

One retirement hides another

As the development of Indiana Jones 5 is completed, 15 years after Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull,Harrison Ford will don the costume of the famous adventurer one last time. The film has undergone some ups and downs as to how it looks. its development, but producer Frank Marshall is optimistic: “It’s a good story, a good character and I think you’re going to be very happy with this movie. I think it’ is everything people expect from an Indiana Jones movie,” he said. If the mystery remains intact with regard to Based on the script, we know that Antonio Banderas and Mads Mikkelsen will share the bill with Harrison Ford. The latter then intends to retire, √†grave; now 79 years old.

But we have also just learned that this retirement will hide another. That of John Williams, who should sign his last soundtrack. He stated; to Associated Press this:

Right now I'm working on Indiana Jones 5, which Harrison Ford – who's a little younger than me – has announced, I believe, as his last film. So I thought : If Harrison can do it, then maybe I can too.”

After Obi -Wan Kenobi, this film will be the last of the illustrious composer John Williams

Williams accompanied Ford throughout his career, on the Indiana Jones therefore, but also on the original Star Wars trilogy (started in 1977 with A New Hope), that is to say more than 40 years of relationship. There is no doubt that such a connection is motivating for the composer. Indiana Jones 5 is scheduled for release on June 30, 2023.< /p>

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