4 Facts About Captain Jack Sparrow You Didn’t Know!!


4 Facts About Captain Jack Sparrow You Didn’t Know!!

Jack Sparrow is a fictional character and a main protagonist in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series. The character was created by screenwriters Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio, and is portrayed by Johnny Depp, who based his characterization on Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards and cartoon character Pepé Le Pew.

In the films, Sparrow is one of the nine pirate lords in the Brethren Court, the Pirate Lords of the Seven Seas. He can be treacherous and survives mostly by using wit and negotiation rather than by force, opting to flee most dangerous situations and to fight only when necessary. Sparrow is introduced seeking to regain his ship, the Black Pearl, from his mutinous first mate, Hector Barbossa. Later he attempts to escape his blood debt to the legendary Davy Jones while battling the East India Trading Company. The character’s role expanded as the films progressed.

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Here are some facts about Jack Sparrow you didn’t  know!!

  1. Jack made sure to follow every pirate tradition.

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  2. He has a long long list of crimes !!

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  3. Jack is a womanizer but always end up cheating on them.

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  4. He is selfish.

He has always being portrayed as a selfish person, who only thinks about himself. But this is not so. There is a part that the movie series have deleted from the film which tells the real story of Jack Sparrow. Sparrow used to work for The East India Company but he was defamed to be a pirate as he freed a bunch of slaves from the company. He lost everything he had just to save those slaves. Doesn’t sound selfish to me!!

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