Harrison Ford will star as Jacob Dutton, an ancestor in the second prequel series of Yellowstone, 1923. 

Yellowstone’s second prequel series, 1923, has just released its trailer. In 2021, 1883, the first prequel series in the series, was released. The Dutton family is the main character in each of the stories. Kevin Costner will portray John Dutton in the most recent spinoff. Cara will be played by Helen Mirren as Jacob’s wife.

The year 1923 is set in a period when several illnesses were plaguing the United States, including the Spanish flu, Prohibition, and the Great Depression.

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Who is Harrison Ford?

Actor Harrison Ford was born in the United States on July 13, 1942. He has played the lead role in numerous genres of movies and is widely recognised as a representative of American culture.

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He is currently the seventh-highest-grossing actor in North America with more than $5.4 billion in North America and $9.3 billion worldwide. In addition to being nominated for an Academy Award and four Golden Globe Awards, he has received a number of honours, including the AFI Life Achievement Award and the Cecil B. DeMille Award.

Ford’s lead role as Han Solo in the epic space fantasy movie Star Wars (1977), which he reprised in four sequels over the period of the following 42 years, catapulted him to international recognition after his early career in little parts and supporting roles.

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His role as Indiana Jones in the films of the same name franchise, starting with the action-adventure movie Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), helped him become more famous and well-known.

His other most notable performances include Jack Ryan in the spy thrillers Clear and Present Danger (1994) and Patriot Games (1992), the dystopian science fiction character Rick Deckard in the sequel Blade Runner 2049 (2017), and the Tom Clancy character Jack Deckard in the original Blade Runner (1982) and its sequel.

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He has worked with some of the most renowned and prominent filmmakers of his era, including George Lucas, Francis Ford Coppola, Steven Spielberg, Ridley Scott, Peter Weir, Roman Polanski, and Mike Nichols, over the course of his six-decade career.

Ford is a certified pilot who, outside of acting, frequently helps the emergency services with rescue operations close to his home in Wyoming. In addition, he is a passionate environmentalist who has been Conservation International’s first Vice Chair since 1991. Calista Flockhart, also an actor, is his wife.