Fifth “Pirates” Film Seeks Young Man

The original trilogy had Orlando Bloom, the fourth film had Sam Claflin, now Disney is on the hunt for a young male secondary lead to play opposite Johnny Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow in the upcoming “Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”.

The character of Henry is the role that requires a young male lead with Deadline reporting that five names are currently in the mix – Brenton Thwaites (“The Giver”), Ansel Elgort (“The Fault In Their Stars”), Taron Egerton (“Kingsman: The Secret Service”), George Mackay (“Pride”), and Sam Keeley (“This Must Be the Place”).

Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg are directing the movie whic is due in cinemas on July 7th 2017 and will shoot in Queensland, Australia next year.