"On Stranger Tides" premiered at Disneyland last week and is set to open May 20.
Producer Jerry Bruckheimer is wasting no time getting to work on a fifth "Pirates" script, and Johnny Depp said he'd be up for it - if it's right.
So what would the 47-year-old actor need to transform himself into the rum-swigging, swashbuckling Capt. Jack Sparrow again?
"Essentially the same ingredients that have gone into each and every one, especially this one," he says.
In the meantime, Depp is working on several other projects, including the big-screen adaptation of the 80s show "21 Jump Street" and "The Lone Ranger."
The Associated Press contributed to this report.