DEBUNKED: Did Disney offer Johnny Depp $301 million dollars to return to Pirates?

We regarded into the rumours. That claimed Johnny Depp was being supplied a $301 million deal for a Disney Plus collection. And a brand new “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie.

Has Johnny Depp’s $301 million Disney contract been made public?

Johnny Depp’s $301 million Disney deal was revealed, on June 7, 2022. The hearsay claimed that Johnny Depp, recent off of his largely profitable libel lawsuit in opposition to his ex-wife Amber Heard, had been supplied an enormous sum of cash by The Walt Disney Studios to as soon as once more play his “Pirates of the Caribbean” film character, Jack Sparrow. The hearsay was unfold on Reddit, TikTok, Fb, and Twitter. We haven’t found any proof, although, that Johnny Depp and Disney are negotiating a deal for any sum of cash.

“Disney has supposedly supplied Johnny Depp a USD $301 million contract deal for him to return as Jack Sparrow in one other “Pirates” image and a Disney Plus collection,” the opening line of the put up learn. Solely “a dependable supply near Disney” was cited within the weblog. The article was labelled as a hearsay, however, in response to the web site.

Johnny Depp was questioned about his curiosity in future “Pirates of the Caribbean” initiatives

Johnny Depp was questioned in court docket in April 2022 on his curiosity in future “Pirates of the Caribbean” initiatives. I overheard lawyer J. Benjamin Rottenborn stating, “And the actual fact is, Mr. Depp, nothing on this world will persuade you to return and work with Disney on a ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ movie, appropriate?” That’s correct, Mr. Rottenborn, Depp retorted.

Elaine Bredehoft, an lawyer for Heard, requested Tina Newman of Walt Disney Studios. In a prerecorded deposition that was performed in court docket in Might: “Is Disney conscious that Mr. Johnny Depp has testified underneath oath that he wouldn’t take one other ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ franchise function for $300 million and 1,000,000 alpacas?” “No,” Newman replied.

The following query Bredehoft posed was, “Would Disney think about paying him greater than $300 million and giving him greater than 1,000,000 alpacas so as to safe his providers for any future ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ function?” “No” was Newman’s second response.

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