According to the American website WorldWide Geeks, the sixth film in the franchise Pirates of the Caribbean, in fact, it will happen. Even the last release, Salazar's Revenge, did not fall into the graces of American critics, the feature grossed more than US$ 790 million around the world. Therefore, the new film is already in production.
Also according to the portal, Joachim Ronning, director of the fifth film in the franchise, will begin filming as soon as he finishes his work in Maleficent 2 and what it seems, Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio and Jeff Nathanson, sign the script for the new feature again, as they did in the previous project. The text is already under construction.
The actress Kaya Scodelario confirmed that he has already signed for the new film in the franchise and will return to play Carina Smyth. “When I signed for the fifth film, I also signed for the sixth. I have a contract for two films and I will definitely return“, Revealed the actress, who already gives pointers to her character's destiny. "Would like to see Carina taking the place of Hector Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush) in charge of a female-only pirate ship“, Wished Kaya, in an interview with the website Screen Rant.
In addition, the publication questions whether the Disney will maintain the presence of Johnny Depp in the cast, since the actor, is the face of the franchise and cites what happened to the director and screenwriter of Guardians of the Galaxy, James Gunn. The filmmaker had been fired from Marvel Studios after old tweets came to the fore, where he made a case for rape, pedophilia and also, teasing people with HIV.
Despite the domestic violence scandals in which he was involved, for Jerry Bruckheimer, producer of the franchise Pirates of the Caribbean, the non-participation of Depp in the next films it is considered ridiculous and reported that without the actor, there is no point in continuing the project. "I just don't see it. The secret to any successful franchise is choosing talented people, and Johnny is absolutely critical to the success of Pirates“Said the producer. "Sparrow he is a unique character, so friendly and so irreverent, all in one. He is indispensable“, Declared in an interview with the website DigitalSpy.
Still without a defined title, Pirates of the Caribbean 6 is slated to debut between 2021 and 2022.