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Johnny Depp has been in the news a lot lately because of the defamation case against ex-wife Amber Heard. Although the verdict is yet to come, he is back in the movies. Recently, he was replaced in the Pirates of the Caribbean. But it looks like he is planning to get into some new superhero worlds.
As per the latest reports, Depp approached DC for playing the role of Joker in Batman. And not just that, he has also shown interest in the role of Bounty Hunter in the movie Ghost Rider.
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Even though Johnny Depp will not be playing the role of Captain Jack Sparrow anymore, but he still got his hands full. He reportedly approached the DC for playing the role of Joker in The Batman. Robert Pattinson is playing the role of Batman.
While Depp is playing the role of Gellert Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 3, he is reportedly in talks for the role of Bounty Hunter for Ghost Rider as well. If the talks are successful, it would be a win-win for both Marvel fans and Depp fans.
Lately, many of the DC fans have edited pictures of Depp in the Joker’s attire. So we know, they are rooting for the role as much as Depp himself.
However, there is no official confirmation as of now.
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Johnny Depp recently was in the news for requesting the court to delay the trial dates for the Defamation case against Amber Heard. However, Heard has refused to delay the dates. In the documents filed, she accused Depp of not taking the trial seriously. She further wrote that if Depp’s plea is accepted, the dates will clash with her shooting schedule for Aquaman 2.
Johnny Depp is back into the movies amidst the legal battle with ex-wife Amber Heard. He has reportedly approached DC for two famous roles of The Joker and Bounty Hunter. At the same time, there is no official confirmation on this yet. But the fans have been digging Johnny Depp as the Joker for a long time.