He was also part of the Soviet expedition to the Amazon. During Indiana Jones' escape from custody, Jones accidentally swung back into the cab of a truck carrying Jefferson and Grant, surprising them. Jones threw Jefferson out first, then Grant. In Brazil, he was second of the four soldiers to enter the Temple of Akator and get sucked into the vortex.
Behind the scenesEdit
The role of Jefferson was listed in the credits as one of four Russian Soldiers and was played by Veniamin Manzyuk (Venya Manzyuk).
According to the insignia on his shirt, he was pretending to be a Private First Class in the U.S. Army.