Johnny Depp is known for playing the drunk and notorious pirate Captain Jack Sparrow. But during his recent trouble with ex-wife Amber Heard, a defamation case was filed which led to the removal of the former actor from franchise which is owned by Disney. In a later statement, he stated that he would not join the franchise again even if a deal of $300 million was offered.
Johnny Depp was last seen taking the role of Jack Sparrow in the fifth installment of the franchise, . The film came out in 2017 and saw the pirates banding together to fight a curse. After leaving the role of Jack Sparrow, here’s what happened to Johnny Depp.
In an interview, he stated the following:
The actor continued, ”
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard’s infamous trial took a toll on both the actors’ professional careers. The Captain Jack Sparrow actor was removed from the and the franchise while petitions were filed against Amber Heard to be removed from . This hurt the Edward Scissorhands actor deeply. During a hearing of the trial, Amber Heard’s attorney and Mr. Depp had the following conversation:
asked the lawyer Ben Rotterborn.
The actor replied affirmatively and stated, “”
The Charlie and the chocolate factory actor will be returning to big screens with a little bit of help from Netflix.
It is thus unlikely that we will be able to see the veteran actor take the role of the drunk and wobbly yet hilarious Captain Jack Sparrow however lucrative the offer of Disney be.