Depp back for new 'Pirates' film coming in 2011

The Associated Press, Friday, September 11, 2009, 12:13pm (PDT)
  • ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Avast! Disney says a new "Pirates of the Caribbean" film is on yonder horizon.

    Johnny Depp sailed onstage Thursday on a pirate ship in Anaheim, Calif., to help announce the forthcoming installment of Disney's blockbuster film franchise.

    Depp will reprise his role as Capt. Jack Sparrow in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," slated for summer of 2011. It's the fourth in a series.

    Chairman of Walt Disney Studios Richard Cook announced the news to about 5,000 fans on hand for D23, Disney's answer to Comic-Con. The first all-things-Disney convention runs through the weekend.

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