Captain Jack Sparrow is undoubtedly one of Johnny Depp's most famous movie roles!
But during the AFI Festival on Monday, the Black Mass star revealed he almost got fired from his Oscar-nominated role in Pirates of the Caribbean!
Why? Because of how he played the character! He said:
"They wanted to fire me. I fully expected to be fired, and I got a call from the upper echelon at Disney who were courageous enough to ask me, 'What the f*ck are you doing?'"
The 52-year-old recalled how Disney producers of the hit franchise were not fans of how he slurred the dialogue and thought the character came across as drunk — or gay!
He added, laughing: