So, matey, you're a fan of Captain Jack Sparrow, eh? Well, here are 5 interesting facts about the making of "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" you may not have been privy to. Arggh!
During filming in London, Johnny Depp received a letter from a local school girl asking him to help her and her classmates stage a mutiny against their teachers. Johnny decided to pay the school a surprise visit in full costume and character!
During some bitterly cold and wet weather on location, Johnny Depp spent more than $64,000 of his own money to buy warm, waterproof jackets for more than 500 crew members.
Penelope Cruz was pregnant throughout production of the film. When it started becoming obvious in the early fall of 2010, the wardrobe department started having difficulty hiding it. So, in true sisterly style, Penelope's younger sister Monica doubled for her in the long-shot scenes that were proving especially tricky to film without Penelope's "baby bump" being seen.
"Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" was filmed on location in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, California, England and on the backlot at Universal Studios in Hollywood.
Johnny Depp agreed to reprise his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in this film before the script was even written. Kind of a no brainer, Johnny!
The adventures of Captain Jack Sparrow continue in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides." Now you have some interesting trivia to impress your movie date with!
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