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Hollywood star Harrison Ford has been snapped taking a leisurely stroll around Newcastle.
The legendary actor, star of the Indiana Jones’ films and a string of blockbuster movies during a stellar career, was photographed on Tyneside for a third day in a row.
Harrison, 78, is enjoying some welcome downtime as he takes a break from filming the latest Indiana Jones movie.
And having been spotted cycling around Newcastle’s Quayside earlier this week, as well as having a meal at The Ship’s Cat in North Shields on Tuesday, Harrison decided to check out some of the sites the North East has to offer.
Dressed in a simple grey t-shirt, jeans and workman boots, Star Wars icon Harrison looked at ease as he strolled around the streets with a couple of pals.
With his sunglasses hung around his neck, the famous actor was happy to check out the Quayside before he returns to filming the fifth instalment of the classic franchise.
Harrison is shooting some of film at Northumberland’s Bamburgh Castle, with the coastal location deemed the perfect fit for action stunts.
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A string of World War Two military vehicles have been snapped at the location, which is closed until the 14 June for filming.
Local residents have been warned to expect the sounds of gunshots and explosions whilst film is underway.
Earlier this week Harrison was also spotted by fans having dinner on the popular Fish Quay in the city.
Alex Liddell, who was on her work hen do at the pub, was shocked when Harrison walked into The Ship’s Cat pub whilst she was having drinks with her pals.
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The 30-year-old, who works at nearby jewellers Tutti & Co, admitted: "It was really bizarre.” “You do not expect to see a Hollywood star at the Fish Quay in North Shields," she told North News and Pictures.
"It was really quite exciting. He looked like he was enjoying himself, but I don't think he wanted any attention.
"He was there with a few other people, who we thought might be crew.
"I work in marketing and always have my phone handy so took a quick picture."
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The pub posted a photo of the Hollywood A-lister in his black lycra cycling gear on their official Instagram account.
He is seen chatting to a punter, with the pub captioning the pic: “Imagine sitting here enjoying your coffee then you look over and it’s…..Indiana Jones!
“What an honour to have Harrison Ford join us today on the decking here at the Ship’s Cat! You are welcome back anytime. What a legend!
“#HarrisonFord #ships cat #northshields #northeast #fishquay #foodies #nosnakes.”
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Well-known North Shields-born musician Sam Fender also revealed on Twitter that he was shocked movie icon Harrison was visiting his local home patch.
“I still can’t get over the fact Harrison Ford was in North Shields,” tweeted Sam.
“Han Solo was on the Fish Quay man. Shields is the one,” with a pointing finger emoji for good measure.
The latest Indiana Jones movies is also being filmed at a Grosmont, a village in North Yorkshire.
Harrison has established himself as a Hollywood acting legend
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Danish actor Mads Mikkelsen is part of a stellar cast, which also includes Killing Eve creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge and
Mads, who starred in James Bond’s Casino and TV’s Hannibal, was happy to pose for a photo with a film fan earlier this week.