Johnny Depp is planning to revive his career as the defamation case against Amber Heard is finally resorting in his favor. The Hollywood superstar wants to get back to movies and have already asked Disney to bring him back as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean 6 movie.
Apart from that, Johnny Depp is also eyeing to join the Marvel Cinematic Universe with the upcoming Ghost Rider reboot. Depp wants to play the role of villain Bounty Hunter in the new Ghost Rider Reboot which will also star Keanu Reeves as Johnny Blaze aka Ghost Rider.
Johnny Depp to join MCU as Bounty Hunter in Ghost Rider
Johnny Depp is a huge Ghost Rider fan and has shared his interest to play a role in the new Marvel reboot. Depp wants to play the role of a villain, who dresses in all black, rides a black horse, and shoots Hellfire from a shotgun.
‘Johnny Depp is a huge fan of Ghost Rider & has told Marvel he wants to be involved in the reboot, with villain Bounty Hunter his preferred role..if the project gets the green light in the future, then Depp could very well find himself under consideration to star as the villain.” pic.twitter.com/iMYBhgpU48
— 𝔠𝔞𝔯𝔭𝔢 𝔡𝔦𝔢𝔪 (@silence_exile) August 22, 2020
Bounty Hunter is a character in the “Ghost Rider” comics who tracks down people and kills on the orders of Memphisto or Satan. It won’t be the first time that Johnny Depp is associated with the Ghost Rider movies. Johnny was also interested in playing the character before Nicolas Cage was cast in the previous Ghost Rider movies.
Johnny Depp and Keanu Reeves in Ghost Rider
Johnny Depp and Keanu Reeves in the Ghost Rider reboot sounds very interesting as they are a perfect counter for each other. Fans always wanted to see Depp and Reeves in a movie together and MCU seems to be a perfect choice for the matchup.
daydreaming today about Keanu getting the Ghost Rider role pic.twitter.com/V4PkF00DWd
— 🦂 (@ramos_isaak) August 25, 2020
Keanu as Ghost Rider and Johnny as Bounty Hunter will fight each other in order to rule hell. Even though the sources are reliable, one must take it with a grain of salt until Marvel confirms that Johnny Depp and Keanu Reeves will be a part of the new Ghost Rider reboot.