During his artistic career, one of the fictitious characters for which he is remembered Johnny Depp it is for his role Jack Sparrow in the saga pirates of the caribbeane. Thus, after his legal conflicts with Amber Heard, the tabloid The Sun pointed out that the actor he would be close to retaking the leading role of this series of films.
According to reports from the British media, the title of this new film that will be made by Disney would have a tentative name. A day at the sea (A day at sea). It is expected that the recordings of this footage would begin in February 2023 and the location would be “a top secret place” in the United Kingdom.
“Everything is in the early stages and there is no director attached to the project yet, It’s called A Day at Sea. Johnny is expected to do a test session in early February before production fully begins,” is the testimony of an informant taken up by The Sun.
This project would supposedly be protected by Disney, Well, the entertainment company would be willing to keep everything as discreet as possible.
This is not the first time that rumors about Depp’s possible return to Pirates of the Caribbean, Well, in June 2022, a source informed the media Poptopic that the actor was in serious talks with Disney after his trial with Amber Heard ended.
“The actor was contacted before his libel trial against Amber Heard and They asked him if he would be interested in returning for another movie or two,” the outlet reported at the time.
Likewise, it was speculated that the famous was working on another project for Disney Plus. “The deal is that Johnny Depp return as Jack Sparrow and in a spin-off series. The studio has already written a draft for a movie about Jack Sparrow, so they’re very hopeful that Johnny forgives them and returns as his iconic character.”said the informant.
Depp, 59, has starred in five films in the franchise in the past 15 years and did what was widely believed to be his last job as Jack Sparrow in Black Pearl in Dead Men Tell No Taleswhat premiered in 2017.
However, after Amber Heard will publish in 2018 item in The Washington Post where she alluded to the fact that the artist allegedly raped her, the film franchise decided to stop her collaborations with Johnny Depp.
During the trial, Jack Whighamthe representative of Depp, he testified on May 2 on the stand. There he stated that “after the opinion piece, it was impossible to get him a studio film.”
The same way, Whigham assured that before the legal conflict with Heard, Johnny would receive USD 22.5 million for starring in the sixth film of Pirates of the Caribbeanbut he delved into the fact that the actor’s career took a brutal turn after the situation with his ex-partner.
For his part, Elaine Bredehoft, the lawyer who represented Heard during the litigation, stressed that Depp He would never have had that offer and he entered that, in fact, the film company did not want to include the actor in the sixth film, a decision that had been made prior to the complaint of his client.