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Kaya Scodelario on taking on Johnny Depp in new ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ film

Kaya Scodelario on taking on Johnny Depp in new ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ film

When she signed on to star in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,” Kaya Scodelario knew she’d have to hold her own in scenes with Johnny Depp — but it was his alter ego Jack Sparrow who really intimidated her.

“I’d already met Johnny, and I was like, ‘OK, I’ve got that out of the way. Now we can get into the work.’ But the second he stepped on set dressed as Jack Sparrow, I just lost it,” confesses the actress, best known for her breakout performance in the British teen drama “Skins” and as Teresa in “The Maze Runner” sci-fi film franchise. “I became a little kid again. I would just watch him during the take, and I’d...

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