This Article is From Jul 15, 2013

Johnny Depp to return as Mad Hatter in Alice In Wonderland 2

Johnny Depp to return as Mad Hatter in Alice In Wonderland 2

Johnny Depp will sign a new deal with Disney to feature in Alice In Wonderland 2

Highlights

  • Actor Johnny Depp will return as the Mad Hatter in Alice In Wonderland 2 after negotiating a deal with Disney.
  • The 50-year-old Lone Ranger actor is set to sign a new deal with Disney to star in a follow-up to 2010's smash hit Alice In Wonderland directed by Tim Burton, while The Muppets director James Bobin will replace Burton as director of the sequel, Deadline reported.
  • Depp played the Mad Hatter in Disney's 2010 adaptation of the Lewis Carroll classic which also starred Mia Wasikowska, Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter.
  • It's not yet known whether his co-stars will reprise their roles in the film.
Los Angeles: Actor Johnny Depp will returnas the Mad Hatter in Alice In Wonderland 2 afternegotiating a deal with Disney.

The 50-year-old Lone Ranger actor is set to sign a newdeal with Disney to star in a follow-up to 2010's smash hitAlice In Wonderland directed by Tim Burton, while TheMuppets director James Bobin will replace Burton as directorof the sequel, Deadline reported.

Depp played the Mad Hatter in Disney's 2010 adaptation ofthe Lewis Carroll classic which also starred Mia Wasikowska,Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter.

It's not yet known whether his co-stars will reprisetheir roles in the film.