The next Pirates is still in production and Disney is already working on the fifth installment of the series.
Disney has inked a deal with Terry Rossio to write the next Pirates of the Caribbean installment. Ted Elliott has written all the previous four movies and this will be the first movie without him but the studio is working on bringing director Rob Marshall for his second time around on the franchise.
Johnny Depp has said that he is all for reprising his role as Jack Sparrow as long as the story is good but Depp, the studio and Jerry Bruckheimer have to finish up the fourth movie before a fifth movie can be done.
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides is set for a May 20, 2011 release.