Exclusive: Don Rickles Wants To Play Johnny Depp On The Big Screen

Posted on April 18th, 2013 at 9:48 pm


Johnny Depp took the press by surprise at CinemaCon when he said he would love to play the legendary comedian Don Rickles in a movie.

RumorFix contacted Mr. Warmth, who was flattered by the news, but he told us his has something else in mind:

"It's a great compliment that Johnny would like to do my life story as I consider Johnny a great actor, but the reality is, that I'm actually planning on portraying Johnny in the movie about HIS life."

The star of Lone Ranger also said he'd like to play Hello Dolly's Carol Channing.

The 92-year-old's rep told RumorFix, "The fact that he is a man, doesn’t phase her at all, she can’t recall having ever seen anyone imitate her who didn’t have five o’clock shadow.”

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