Johnny Depp Returns as Captain Jack Sparrow for Make-A-Wish

Johnny Depp Returns as Captain Jack Sparrow for Make-A-Wish

Johnny Depp Returns as Captain Jack Sparrow for Make-A-Wish

Avast ye’ scallywags! Captain Jack Sparrow has made a surprise return for a special cause. Actor Johnny Depp dawned his Captain Jack Sparrow costume from the Pirates of the Caribbean films to grant a Make-A-Wish for Kori, an up-and-coming YouTube channel host for “Kraken The Box”. Kori and his mom host the channel that features unboxing videos, urbex, and more.

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Kori is a young boy in need of a new heart and was awarded a Wish by the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Needless to say, frequent partner Johnny depp did not hesitate to honor Captain Kori’s wish and sent a special video in honor of Kori and his adventurous endeavors. Kori’s mom, Pixi shared, “…we are making the most of whatever time we have left by not going to school — bonus — not really doing any housework, living in our pajamas and just slumming it really,” Kori’s mom revealed. “We’re just kind of focusing on making life as good as we possibly can and having as much fun as we can when we can.”

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Check out the video below:

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We wish Kori and his family all the best on his journey! Were you excited to see Johnny Depp back as Captain Jack Sparrow? Do you appreciate everything Make-A-Wish does for families? We would love to hear your thoughts in the comments. Be sure to check back here at Chip and Company for updates and all things entertainment!


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