The Internet has been bristling with the news that Wes Anderson
will tap Johnny Depp
for his next movie. (Anderson’s publicist could not confirm reports from Twitch that Depp will star in the director’s following project.) However, if it does happen, what kind of Wes Anderson
character should Depp play? Here
are five possibilities.
1. The embittered son with father issues. Family ties
or lack of them are a particularly strong theme in Anderson’s work — see Jason Schwartzman
as Ash in Fantastic Mr Fox.
2. The estranged or reluctant father figure. Another Anderson staple is most clearly expressed in