Johnny's kids bored of Captain Jack

Johnny Depp.
Johnny Depp.

JOHNNY Depp's children are bored of Captain Jack Sparrow.

The actor plays the eccentric seafarer in the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' movie franchise and although his kids, Lily-Rose, 12, and Jack, nine, used to love his impressions of the character, Johnny admits they now find him boring.

He said: "Captain Jack doesn't do it for them anymore. They're so used to him now. I have to make them laugh with new characters.

>> More entertainment news

"Some of the characters I've done in the past were born literally out of playing Barbie with my daughter. And if a new character works, I think, 'OK, I may put him in a drawer and use him again later.' "

However, not all children are sick of the pirate and Johnny, 48, loves to confuse kids he meets by changing from Jack to another of his famous characters, Willy Wonka from 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'.

In an interview with Shortlist magazine, he said: "Little kids like to hear Captain Jack. But what really freaks them out is when you go from Jack to Willy Wonka. Suddenly they're like, 'I'm not sure about this guy.' "

Topics:  captain jack sparrow, johnny depp, pirates of the caribbean: on stranger tides



Local Real Estate

Featured Real Estate
D.I.Y. OR INSTALLED HOME... $9500.00 From
Mobile Home Fully self contained granny flat or mod homes.  D.I.Y $9.5k or $12.5K ...
Low set, flood free... $330 per week
House 3 1 1
Great Location - Don't... $365,000...
House 4 2 2
Large Family Home in... $260 per week
House 4 1 1

Featured Jobs

Clarence Valley jobs listed daily

Featured Jobs
Registered Nurse Mareeba Part Time
GIS ANALYST Ballina Full Time
DISABILITY WORKER Grafton Full Time
RANGER $109655.00
Ranger Grafton Ranger Grade 1/2 Ongoing Full-time Vacancy Ref: OEH 183-14 Total ...


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Your Chance to Win!

Win a Family Beachside Escape...
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Subscription Sale

Subscribe now for $1 for 14 days.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Cancer

Love and passion may fall short of your ideal and just now you may not be nurtured in the way you want. Ask for it. You'll come across with...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save