Life ‘This woman takes over the role of Jack Sparrow in the new Pirates film’ Posted on May 8, 2020 2 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ The future of ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ is going to look very different from what fans of the film series are used to. That is, if we can believe the latest rumors of the classic reboot. Johnny Depp (56) would not return, but would be replaced by an actress. “Chances are she’s going to play Redd” Jack Sparrow must clear the field in Pirates of the Caribbean according to the latest rumors surrounding the reboot of the film series. It seems that Johnny may not resume his famous role and even have to pass the baton. According to Disney, the makers have placed their hopes on Marvel actress Karen Gillan. Karen has already appeared in Avengers: Endgame, the Jumanji films and Guardians of the Galaxy. Moreover, The Disney already thinks he knows which character replaces the role of Jack. “Chances are she’s going to play Redd,” the site said. “That is the popular female pirate who draws a lot of attention in the Disney parks and meets meet-and-greets.” It is not the first time that another actor has been cast as a replacement for Johnny. None other than Zac Efron would also be in the race to become the Jack Sparrow of the new Pirates movie. Until now, nothing is known about the reboot of the popular film series. Johnny is said to be out of the running due to a troubled period when he was accused of domestic violence by ex-wife Amber Heard. You can see all about it in the video below.