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Can Disney’s PIRATES Outlive Jack Sparrow?

Disney’s fifth Pirates of the Caribbean adventure, after much delay, arrives six years after the fourth in May 2017. But when the film debuted its second teaser during Sunday night’s Super Bowl, Johnny Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow was shown shockingly minimally. This comes after he was absent entirely from December’s first trailer. Both trailers have been met with praise and excitement: might this film’s marketing be better off without Depp?

Kaya Scodelario officially joins Pirates of the Caribbean 5

On Friday, Deadline reported that British actress Kaya Scodelario (The Maze Runner) was closing in on the female lead in Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, but now producer Jerry Bruckheimer has confirmed that Scodelario has landed the role. Bruckheimer also revealed the filming for the fifth installment will start in February in Queensland, Australia.