* Originally, his role as Captain Jack Sparrow was supposed to be your standard-fare, classical pirate. Think ErrolFlynn sort. Instead, Depp showed up and gave us…[[CrazyAwesome Captain]] [[DeadpanSnarker Jack]] [[{{Cloudcuckoolander}} Sparrow]]. The executives were '''pissed,''' fearing that Depp was going to ruin [[ExecutiveMeddling the movie they wanted.]] Depp's response? "Trust me, or fire me." They trusted him. [[{{Understatement}} Wise choice.]]