Joachim Ronning, a co-director of “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” recently shared an aerial photograph from the production set of the movie. He had previously shared a picture of a medieval ship at sea, as taken from a helicopter. [Spoiler Alert!]
Filming of Johnny Depp’s next movie, in which he will reprise his role as Captain Jack Sparrow, continues in Australia. This image posted by Ronning shows what looks like a medieval village setting, with houses on either side of a road. The director revealed that more than 1,000 people worked on the set that day.
The photo is said to have been taken on Day 70 of filming for the movie. Ronning sent a message along with the picture that he was “grateful” to Australia. Commenting on the photo, some of the fans expressed their wish to be at the filming location.
Previously, the director had shared this picture from a helicopter. The picture shows one of the ships being used in the movie. The single-mast ship has ragged sails and it’s unclear which characters were on the ship. The director also shared this photo from onboard a ship.
The main villain in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” is Captain Salazar, played by Javier Bardem. The plot revolves around Jack Sparrow trying to escape from Salazar and his ghost pirates. The only way Jack can stop his enemies is by locating the legendary Trident of Poseidon, which gives the wielder power over the seas.
Orlando Bloom and Geoffrey Rush will reprise their roles as Will Turner and Barbossa, respectively. Other cast members include Martin Klebba as Marty, Kevin McNally as Gibbs, Brenton Thwaites as Henry, Stephen Graham as Scrum and Kaya Scodelario in an undisclosed role.
“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” is slated to be released in July 2017. The movie is one of most highly anticipated by fans, especially since Bloom will be returning. The actor did not appear in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," the 2011 movie from the franchise.