To date, we know that Johnny Depp
will be reprising his role of Captain Jack Sparrow, again, in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
. A film which will be directed by Kon-Tiki
‘s Joachim Rønning
and Espen Sandberg
having a script by Terry Rossio
and Jeff Nathanson
. The goal of Disney is to begin production in 2015, in time for releasing Pirates 5
in 2016. As from here, any information about the project should take as a rumor.
has shown some interest in playing the villain, Captain Brand, in the next Pirates
. Waltz’s rumored circling a role of Captain Brand a ghost who is reportedly seeking the same Trident that Jack Sparrow wants, in order to get his revenge on Jack for his brother’s death.
The next thing is Keith Richards
’ return to the franchise. The Rolling Stones’ rocker is expected to play Captain Jack’s father to help reek some mayhem.
Besides, both magic and witches play a very important role in this story; will there be new female protagonist, Jack Sparrow mate? She is accused of witchcraft, but in reality she is a woman of science; in the heart of the story there will be a ghost, a former member of the British army who has now allied with Captain Barbossa ; two young Brits from farming families will be in supporting roles as a replacement for Orlando Bloom
and Keira Knightley
in the original trilogy ; and finally, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
begins with a “a rather awkward wedding” and concludes with “a riff on the myth of the Bermuda Triangle.”