Maze Runner Star Boards Pirates of the Caribbean 5
Disney has cast ‘The Maze Runner’s Kaya Scodelario as the female lead in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Johnny Depp will return as Captain Jack Sparrow, with Javier Bardem playing the villain Captain Brand and Brenton Thwaites is also set to co-star. Norwegian film directing team Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg (Kon-Tiki, Bandidas) will helm the action adventure.
Release Date: July 2017 (2D, 3D, IMAX 3D)
Studio: Walt Disney Pictures
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sequel
Director: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Screenwriter: Jeff Nathanson
Cast: Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites
Running Time: Unknown
MPAA Rating: Not yet rated
Johnny Depp will return as Captain Jack Sparrow in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,” the fifth installment of Walt Disney Pictures’ blockbuster Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. Jeff Nathanson (Tower Heist, Catch Me If You Can) is writing the script and Jerry Bruckheimer is returning to produce. The “Pirates of the Caribbean” franchise has grossed more than $3.5 billion worldwide with the 2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides grossing more than $1 billion worldwide.