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Which Johnny Depp Project Do You Want to See Next?

Between Public Enemies and the forthcoming Alice in Wonderland, we'll be seeing quite a lot of Johnny Depp on the big screen over the next several months. So it's surprising to read that Depp is actually in something of a career lull at the moment, having committed to a lot of projects that aren't quite in production yet. Which will take off first? Here are the contenders:

  • Depp is, of course, signed on for the next Pirates of the Caribbean film — but because Disney is looking for a new director, it might be a while before he starts work on it.
  • He's also committed to star as Tonto in The Lone Ranger, but that film still awaits a director and a finished script.
  • Depp is teaming up with Alice director Tim Burton for a Dark Shadows film, but since Burton's still got work to do on Alice, it could be a while.
  • Finally, Warner Bros. wants Depp to take the title role in its update of The Incredible Mr. Limpet, but Depp hasn't yet agreed to play the man who turns into a talking fish.

Which role do you hope he brings to the big screen next?

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anastasia5991 anastasia5991 7 years
I can't wait to see all of them!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
fakeplanettelex fakeplanettelex 7 years
tim burton & johnny depp are a power duo. my vote. (and my favorites).
Morgana Morgana 7 years
Anything with Tim and Johnny even if I love him as Jack Sparrow too.
Yogaforlife Yogaforlife 7 years
Johnny Depp is so delicious. I have naughty fantasies of him - oh the fun we'd have ;-) My husband has finally accepted (or givne up) my admiring of Depp. I love when he is teamed up with Burton (such complex roles), but I love seeing him all sexy, tan, sweaty covered in sand in Pirates. I could watch that movie on mute since I didn't like the movies much. I think Tonto would be hot, especially if he walked around in a loincloth the whole time. Vanessa is the luckiest girl in the world!
sidra5397 sidra5397 7 years
I'm interested to see how Tonto would be represented in this day and age... especially by Johnny.
weffie weffie 7 years
[Johnny Depp] says, “My dream role would be to play musical legend Carol Channing in a biopic of her life. I love her, I really do, she’s amazing. With all the digital technology these days, I could probably pull it off!” ---------------------------- I think he's on to something here...
ana-isabel ana-isabel 7 years
Its a tie between Pirates and Dark Shadows. Either way i'll still see him in anything.
ilanac13 ilanac13 7 years
i LOVED him in pirates but i'll take him in just about anything. i love him and think that he's just so talented that just about anything he does is great.
genesisrocks genesisrocks 7 years
Dark Shadows. Love the original and hopefully he'll bring more fans to one of my fave shows of all time :)
Symphonee Symphonee 7 years
Hmm he could star as the pool man, Deadpool or just sit in a pool, I don't care. Johnny is awesome
audreystar audreystar 7 years
:rotfl: at Eveday's comment. That is hilarious. I don't care. Johnny could read from the phone book for entire 2 hours and I would be enamored. He is such a masterpiece of man.
Briandiesel Briandiesel 7 years
haha eveday! Pirates for sure!
californiagirlx7 californiagirlx7 7 years
Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates 4!
JulieJean JulieJean 7 years
Dark Shadows caught my eye. It's looking interesting.
glynislily glynislily 7 years
I have rarely like his movies outside of his work with Burton or as Jack Sparrow. He's a great actor, just not always the best judge of a good film. So I would say I am looking forward to the Dark Shadows film but not so much to a fourth pirates movie.
trala1 trala1 7 years
Really, dark shadows?? that is awesome, I remember watching that soap opera when I was a little kid with my mom.
Pampire Pampire 7 years
I would love to see any movie that Johnny plays in he's effin gorgeous, and very talented! I really can't wait for Alice in wonderland, where is that choice?
eveday eveday 7 years
Seriously, look at the picture above: how hot can a man be? :feedme:
eveday eveday 7 years
Which role do you hope he brings to the big screen next? Anything. I'd love him to play "the guy" in my sex tape but that's asking too much I guess...
lizlee89 lizlee89 7 years
that is wierd to hear that he's in a career lull (?!) - very wierd. I personally don't care because any Johnny is good Johnny (even the otherwise unbearable Public Enemies). I personally think the second and third Pirates were really awful, and I don't think they should make any more. I'm most excited for Dark Shadows, and I think he will be amazing (as always) in it!
reesiecup reesiecup 7 years
watching johnny depp tan and sweaty vs. elijah-wood looking clown or talking to fish for 2 hours? no other role stands a chance against jack sparrow ;). wait...would tonto be scantily clad?
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