Harrison Ford's Extraordinary Flight

0
0
Subscribe to Harrison Ford alerts

Harrison Ford let Brendan Fraser co-pilot his plane.

The 'Inkheart' actor stars with Harrison in new drama film 'Extraordinary Measures' and the pair got so close on set the screen legend-and-qualified pilot took him up in the clouds.

Referring to Harrison's role as Han Solo in the original 'Star Wars' trilogy, Brendan said: "He took me up in his plane as his co-pilot. Let's face it, I was Chewbacca. It was really cool. He told me to take the stick and said, 'Watch out for power cables and be on the lookout for birds.' "

Brendan, 41, admits it was a dream come true to work with 67-year-old Harrison because he was such a fan of his films, which include the 'Indiana Jones' series and the 'Star Wars' movies.

He said: "He is a good guy to have a beer and a meal with. He is always telling jokes to me and the crew. He's like a grouch with a heart of gold. He's the coolest guy ever. I've admired him ever since I was a kid - real hero worship."

Harrison can fly both fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters and owns several different types of aviation vehicles.


Contactmusic

Tags: Harrison Ford - Brendan Fraser - Star Wars

0
0
Subscribe to Harrison Ford alerts
Advertisement

More Harrison Ford

'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Has The Most Watched Trailer of 2014 (Yes Even More Than 'Star Wars The Force Awakens')

How many times can you watch a two minute trailer of Jamie Dornan in the upcoming Fifty Shades Of Grey movie? Well the answer is...

Mark Hamill: 'Star Wars The Force Awakens' Is About "The New Generation Of Characters"

Mark Hamill, who will reprise his iconic role as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has said he was not surprised his character...

Hold Your Horses: Ridley Scott Could Still Direct 'Blade Runner 2'

Thousands of Blade Runner fans let out a collective depressing sigh last week after it was reported Ridley Scott would not be directing the hugely...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer

Set three decades after the devastating events of 'Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi', the latest instalment sees a whole new adventure for...

Advertisement

The REAL 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Is Now Here [Trailer + Pictures]

It's finally here! The teaser trailer you've all been waiting for: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens', and while it's not really giving anything away, it...

Ridley Scott No Longer Directing 'Blade Runner 2' But Harrison Ford Will Still Appear

Ridley Scott has confirmed he will no longer direct the sequel to Blade Runner, instead opting to serve as a producer. The veteran British director...

The Age Of Adaline Trailer

While a life of immortality and eternal youth can seem like the ultimate gift to most people, for Adaline it slowly becomes a curse that...

Star Wars Fans Buckle Over 'The Force Awakens' Title

Star Wars fans have been having their say on the recently announced full title for Episode VII: The Force Awakens. The news arriving in an...

Advertisement

Comments

Harrison Ford Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Harrison Ford

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All