Johnny Depp has finally conceded that he won’t be returning as Jack Sparrow, and it is only right for the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise to now retire the character in response.
Pirates of the Caribbean was never strictly intended to be Jack Sparrow’s franchise. The scene-stealing character from 2003’sThe Curse of the Black Pearl earned actor Johnny Depp an Oscar nomination but, notably, the award was for Best Supporting Actor.
While Depp was given top billing in the film's credits, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, and Keira Knightley were all considered important parts of an exciting ensemble cast, at the time.
Each subsequent sequel made Johnny Depp’s Sparrow the star of the series, resulting in none of the Pirates of the Caribbean sequels recapturing the original movie’s success.Read more on screenrant.com