Johnny Depp on The Rum Diary

Exclusive: “It’s the earnest, young Hunter”

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In the exclusive video above, Johnny Depp talks about his role as Paul Kemp in The Rum Diary , an adaptation of the novel from Hunter S Thompson.

According to Depp, his old buddy Thompson had always planned for The Rum Diary to be made into a film.

The occasional Captain Jack Sparrow also talks about the “perfect marriage” between Bruce Robinson’s ( Withnail & I ) direction and Hunter’s vernacular.

Why are you still reading? Get watching the video now.

The Rum Diary opens on 11 November 2011.

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