ComingSoon.net talked to producer Jerry Bruckheimer, who gave an update on Disney’s upcoming adaptation of The Lone Ranger, in which Johnny Depp will play Tonto. Here’s a clip on the George Clooney rumor:
In other Bruckheimer project news, it was confirmed at the Disney event that Johnny Depp would also play Tonto in Bruckheimer and Disney’s new version of The Lone Ranger, but when Bruckheimer was asked about the rumors of George Clooney playing the title character, he denied that it was confirmed. “We haven’t decided who is going to play the Lone Ranger yet. Get a director first and then figure it out.
You can read the full interview, with more on Pirates of the Caribbean 4 and National Treasure 3, here!