Depp Pitches Next Installment Of 'Pirates' Franchise Captain Jack Sparrow made a surprise appearance Thursday at Comic-Con International. Johnny Depp, the long-haired star of Pirates of the Caribbean spoke to fans via video. He was promoting the fourth installment of the franchise, which is due out next May.
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Depp Pitches Next Installment Of 'Pirates' Franchise

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Depp Pitches Next Installment Of 'Pirates' Franchise

Depp Pitches Next Installment Of 'Pirates' Franchise

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Captain Jack Sparrow made a surprise appearance Thursday at Comic-Con International. Johnny Depp, the long-haired star of Pirates of the Caribbean spoke to fans via video. He was promoting the fourth installment of the franchise, which is due out next May.

RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

And our last word in business comes from none other than Captain Jack Sparrow, who made a surprise appearance at Comic-Con yesterday.

(SOUNDBITE OF CHEERS)

JOHNNY DEPP: Hello, boys and girls, or whatever.

MONTAGNE: That's the business news on MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm Renee Montagne.

MARY LOUISE KELLY, Host:

And I'm Mary Louise Kelly.

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