Pirates of the Caribbean 6 is coming out soon and Disney is planning to revive the franchise. While the last Pirates movie was a dud as Johnny Depp had to be kept low-profile due to physical abuse allegations on him by Amber Heard, the case has been cleared now. Fans are now rooting for Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow once again, but that won’t be enough to pull out the audience in theaters.
Pirates of the Caribbean 6 will be a soft reboot as per the sources and there could be a female pirate in the lead. There are many names in the mix and one of the latest rumors suggest that Karen Gillian could star alongside Johnny Depp in the upcoming “Pirates of the Caribbean 6” reboot movie.
Pirates of the Caribbean 6 Release Date Updates
Pirates of the Caribbean 6 is under works and which is why new rumors are surfacing now every day. It may sound surprising but the Disney movie franchise based on the adventure theme park has grossed billions of dollars on box office. Disney will never stop making movies in the Pirates series, all they need is a fresh restart and some new storyline. There were also rumors that Zac Efron has been hired as the new replacement for Johnny Depp, although that might not happen at all now.
The script for POTC 6 is under process after going through several writers and finally, original writer Ted Elliott and Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin are currently working. It is estimated that the script for the movie will be easily done by the time Coronavirus pandemic ends and filming can start soon. Pirates of the Caribbean 6 release date could be set in 2022 with a trailer coming out next year.
Karen Gillian and Johnny Depp Pirates of the Caribbean 6
Karen Gillian is currently one of the hottest names in Hollywood and has already shown that she could be a great action star with blockbusters such as Avengers: Endgame, Jumanji reboot and more. It is reported that Gillian is in talks with Disney executives to star in the sixth Pirates of the Caribbean movie.
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But there can’t be a Pirates movie without Captain Jack Sparrow and fans would reject if Johnny Depp is not a part of it. Disney will be wise enough to pair Johnny Depp and Karen Gillian together in Pirates of the Caribbean 6 and reel in audiences from every sector.