There have been many iconic and classic movies made both in Bollywood as well as Hollywood. Apart from story, it’s usually the characters of the movie who takes the movie forward with their performance and makes movie worth watching. There have been many iconic characters in the movies which have ruled our hearts over the years and are still continuing to do so. One such character is of Jack Sparrow.


Who doesn’t know the iconic character of Jack Sparrow. The role of Jack Sparrow is played by Johnny Depp in the film series of ‘Pirates of Caribbean’ for the last 15 years. During this time, a series of five movies were released which grossed a total of 4.5 billion US Dollars.

Well, we have a very bad news for the fans of Johnny Depp aka Jack Sparrow. The Hollywood superstar will not be playing the role of Jack Sparrow in the upcoming series of the movie.



According to the reports, the screen writer of the movie has revealed that Johnny Depp has been dropped from the movie.The original scriptwriter of the franchise, Stuart Beattie, is the first to publicly confirm the news. He revealed that they are thinking of reworking on the entire franchise. Expressing his feelings over Johnny Depp he said :

“I think he’s had a great run. Obviously, he’s made that character his own and it’s become the character he’s most famous for now. And kids all over the world love him as that character. So I think it’s been great for him, it’s been great for us, so I’m just very, very happy about it.”

Furthermore, if sources are to be believed that he ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them’ actor has been roped in to play the role of Jack Sparrow.

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