PVR to release Johnny Depp's next

Last Updated: Sat, Sep 03, 2011 09:11 hrs

Mumbai, Sept 2 (IBNS) PVR Pictures has been appointed the official distributor of Johnny Depp's next 'The Rum Diary' in India but the release date is yet to be finalized.

Pirates of the Caribbean fame Johnny Depp is all set to the cast of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson´s upcoming movie ´The Rum Diary´.

The motion picture based on the debut novel by Hunter S. Thompson who is also credited to be the creator of Gonzo journalism, a style of reporting where reporters involve themselves in the action to such a degree that they become central figures of their stories.

Paul Kemp played by Jonny Depp is a freelance journalist who finds himself at a critical turning point in his life while writing for a run-down newspaper in the Caribbean.

Paul is challenged on many levels as he tries to carve out a more secure niche for himself, amidst a group of lost souls all bent on self-destruction.

Depp earlier has also played a character based on Hunter S. Thompson, after starring in Terry Gilliam´s 1998 adaptation of ´Fear And Loathing´ In Las Vegas.

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