Wednesday, June 21, 2006
"He's the anti-Tom Cruise" - Newsweek
Newsweek interview, thanks Newsweek...arrrrrrr!
"It was Depp's desire to make a movie for his kids that led him to "Pirates." In a visit to the Disney lot about five years ago, he mentioned to studio chairman Dick Cook that he'd been watching a lot of Disney movies with his daughter, loved them and was hoping to voice a character in a Pixar movie. Cook mentioned that the studio was developing a movie based on the theme-park ride "Pirates of the Caribbean." "And he got very excited," Cook recalls. "He said, 'Like a real pirate movie? With swords?' And I said, 'Yeah—with swords.' And he said, 'I'm in'."
Spewed by Unknown at 6/21/2006 10:14:00 AM