Controversial Hollywood star Johnny Depp would possibly make a return to the Unbelievable Beasts franchise, actor Mads Mikkelsen has hinted. Mikkelsen changed Depp within the sequence after the Pirates of the Caribbean star was accused of home violence by his ex-wife, Amber Heard.
Talking about Depp’s doable comeback, Mikkelsen informed the Deadline that now that the courtroom has dominated in favour of Depp, the studio would possibly think about taking him again. “Obviously, well, now the course has changed — he won the suit (against Amber), the court (case) — so let’s see if he comes back. He might,” Mikkelsen mentioned.
After Depp was requested to depart the challenge, Mikkelsen was roped in to play the villainous Gellert Grindelwald within the Harry Potter spinoff sequence. The franchise itself is dealing with an unsure future, after the third movie — Unbelievable Beasts and the Secrets and techniques of Dumbledore — bombed on the field workplace and acquired mediocre opinions. Warner Bros had initially mentioned it could observe how properly the movie is acquired earlier than committing to extra sequels.
Mikkelsen had additionally spoken about how he was initially hesitant about to moving into Depp’s footwear. “I’m a big fan of Johnny. I think he’s an amazing actor, I think he did a fantastic job. Having said that, I could not copy it. There was no way I could just copy it, because it’s so much him. It would be creative suicide. So, we had to come up with something else, something that was mine, and build a bridge between him and me. So, yes, it was intimidating. His fans were very, very sweet, but they were also very stubborn. I didn’t interact too much with them, but I could understand why they had their hearts broken,” the actor had informed GQ.
Depp has already begun making a comeback. He was not too long ago solid as King Louis XV in a brand new movie, and not too long ago introduced that he’ll direct Al Pacino in a biopic about Italian painter Amadeo Modigliani.