Johnny Depp dropped into Disneyland, California this week, kitted out in a full Captain Jack Sparrow costume.

He surprised visitors to the theme-park on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride that inspired the hit movie franchise

The star appeared with sword in hand and greeted fans in his character's signature English twang. 


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Apparently, Johnny also ran up and down the balcony above the entrance to the ride – just for fun like. 

The surprise appearance comes just ahead of the release of Pirates Of The Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge.

Kiera Knigthly is set to return as Elizabeth Swann for the first time in 10 years. 

Orlando Bloom will also be returning as Will Turner for the fifth installment of the franchise, while Javier Bardem and former Skins actress, Kaya Scodelario, will join the cast for the first time.

Pirates Of The Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge hits Irish cinemas on May 26, 2017.