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Johnny Depp Tested out His ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Character With His Kids

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Johnny Depp added another iconic character to his long list of films with Pirates of the Caribbean’s Jack Sparrow. But to make sure the character would come to life the way he envisioned, he screened it for his kids first.

Johnny Depp tested his ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ character out with his kids

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Depp had many inspirations that informed his peculiar Jack Sparrow character in his Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. His instincts even went against the studio’s vision for the role. Speaking to Collider, Depp revealed Disney’s original plan for Jack Sparrow clashed with his own.