Over the course of his film career, Johnny Depp has appeared in a number of unconventional roles, most notably as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean series, but also as the titular character in Edward Scissorhands and as Raoul Duke in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. Many fans of the actor were intrigued to learn that his next foray would be into science fiction, as he signed on to the lead role in Transcendence. The film is written by Jack Paglen, and directed by Wally Pfister, and Depp stars alongside Paul Bettany, Rebecca Hall, Morgan Freeman, Kate Mara, and Cillian Murphy. A new trailer for the film has now been released, and can be seen below.
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