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Tim Burton Wants To Cast Johnny Depp For The Role Of Gomez In The New 'Addams Family' Series.

Tim Burton Wants To Cast Johnny Depp For The Role Of Gomez In The New 'Addams Family' Series.

"It’s full steam ahead on Netflix’s The Addams Family. Tim Burton wants Johnny Depp to play Gomez Addams. He thinks he would do the role justice," one source stated.

According to reports, the Edward Scissorhands director, Tim Burton wishes to cast Johnny Depp for the role of Gomez Addams in his upcoming Addams Family TV series. The Burton-Depp duo has been known for strong bonding over the years. The two have worked together a number of times before on projects like Edward Scissorhands, Alice in Wonderland, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Ed Wood, and Dark Shadows.
Recently, two unnamed sources allegedly revealed that the director wanted Depp to play the Addams family patriarch in his upcoming television reboot of the original 1964 TV series. 

 

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"It’s full steam ahead on Netflix’s The Addams Family. Tim Burton wants Johnny Depp to play Gomez Addams. He thinks he would do the role justice," one source stated.
Meanwhile, another allegedly claimed: "Depp is in talks to star as Gomez Addams in The Addams Family. It was Tim Burton’s idea. It seems as though Netflix are the ones who have to be convinced," another source added. 

 



 

 

However, till now, the news has not been confirmed by the director or the actor himself. After his battle with his ex-wife,Amber Heard, the actor was recently replaced by Mads Mikkelsen in the role of the dark wizard Grindelwald in the upcoming third Fantastic Beasts movie.
However, it seems like Depp fans can hope for him to appear as Gomez Addams in the upcoming Netflix series!
 



 

 



 

 

Also Read: Dior Stands With Johnny Depp After He Gets Dropped From Fantastic Beasts.

Source: Vt.co

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