Shiver me timbers, there's going to be a new Pirates Of The Caribbean movie!
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the new project will star Margot Robbie in a "female-fronted" movie.
The project will also see Margot team up with screenwriter Christina Hodson again — you might recognize the pair's names from Birds of Prey.
This movie is separate to the upcomingPirates of the Caribbean reboot, which, as of late 2019, was in early development with Craig Mazin and Ted Elliott. Currently, it's not clear whether or not Johnny Depp will be in said reboot amidst ongoing legal trouble with ex-wife Amber Heard.
However, even though we don't know many plot details as of now, the Margot Robbie version will be "a wholly original story with new characters" that is not a spinoff of the original.
People went to Twitter to voice their frustration that Depp would likely not be appearing in the new Pirates movie:
However, others were excited — especially about Margot's casting:
As to what the movie will actually be like, only time will tell.
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