Harrison Ford to Star in “The Staircase”

Harrison Ford. Photo by John Salangsang/BFA/REX/Shutterstock (9191064i)

After a 26-year absence, Harrison Ford is eyeing his return to television. 

The Star Wars actor is set to make his return to TV for his first-ever series regular role (and silver screen appearance after more than two and a half decades)!

According to multiple outlets, the iconic movie star is attached to star in a series adaptation of The Staircase. Per Variety, the docuseries details the trial of American novelist Michael Peterson, who was accused of murdering his wife in 2001. 

In addition to starring, Ford is also on board as executive producer. Penning the series is Antonio Campos. 

Ford’s television credits include roles on The Virginian, The F.B.I., and Gunsmoke. He is, of course, best known for his starring roles in the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises.