Today FeatureFilmCasting.com is reporting that Fifth Mate Productions and Jerry Bruckheimer Films are now in pre-production on the Walt Disney Pictures fantasy adventure comedy feature film "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales". The Casting Society of America Artios Award winning casting director is set to begin holding auditions for lead and supporting roles. Shooting will take place in Louisiana, Los Angeles, London, and Hawaii beginning January 27, 2013 and will continue through July 3, 2014. "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" is scheduled to hit theaters on July 10, 2015.
Starring in "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" is three-time Academy Award nominee Johnny Depp reprising his role as the legendary Pirate of the Seven Seas, Captain Jack Sparrow. Depp has been extremely busy since filming "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales". He recently finished directed a Keith Richards documentary film, and has been starring in the Warner Bros. Pictures feature film "Transcendence". Depp will be shooting the Disney film "Into The Woods" in England from September 16th through November 22, 2013 before prepping for Pirates 5.
Norwegian filmmakers Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg will direct "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" from an original screenplay written by BAFTA Film Award nominee Jeff Nathanson based on characters by Academy Award nominee Terry Rossio. Nine-time Primetime Emmy Award winner Jerry Bruckheimer is producing "Pirates of the Caribbean 5" along with Jerry Bruckheimer Films executives Mike Stenson and Chad Oman. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures will handle domestic distribution.
Details on how talent can submit for acting roles, and registration information for extras can be found on the following casting post:
For the Los Angeles portion of filming, all talent must be legally eligible to work in the state of California and in the United States. The same applies to the Louisiana portion of filming.
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