LATEST: Brendan Fraser is set to play a daddy again in the latest MUMMY sequel - actor LUKE FORD is set to play his character's son in The Mummy 3. Director Rob Cohen claims Aussie Ford can become the future of the franchise. He says, "By getting an actor who is in his 20s and not a teenager, we can put the future on his shoulders." Freddie Boath played Fraser's young son Alex in The Mummy Returns. Rachel Weisz, who played Fraser's love interest in the first Mummy movie and his wife in the first sequel won't be returning for The Mummy 3.