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Captain Jack Sparrow -about to be fired

...producers want "new energy and vitality."

December 26, 2018
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Looks like Captain Jack Sparrow is about to fly away.  Disney will reboot "Pirates of The Carribean" but without Johnny Depp's Captain Jack Sparrow character.  The directors say they want "New energy, vitality" in the franchise.  

"We want to bring in a new energy and vitality," Disney production chief Sean Bailey told The Hollywood Reporter.

Depp played the drunk and witty pirate in five films across 15 years.

Disney has has brought in Deadpool writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick to execute the reimagined vision.

Sean Bailey says "we want to give it a kick in the pants - and that's what I've tasked them with."

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