Pirates 4 in jeopardy

Johnny Depp hints at trouble for Pirates Of The Caribbean 4

Johnny Depp has hinted that the next Pirates Of The Caribbean movie could be in jeopardy.

Speaking to the LA Times, the actor revealed: “There’s a fissure, a crack in my enthusiasm at the moment”, referring to a verbal agreement Depp made with former Disney chairman Dick Cook about the new Pirates film.

The actor suggested that he had only accepted an offer to return for a fourth movie because of his friendship with Cook:

The fourth film in the franchise – Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides – is scheduled to be released in 2011