Johnny Depp TV Show To Return On Big Screen? 5/14/08
The U.S. TV show that made Johnny Depp famous is making its way to the
big screen, under the watchful eye of comedy star Jonah Hill, according
Depp found fame playing baby-faced police officer Tom Hanson in 1980s
undercover cop series 21 Jump street when he was just 24. The role
helped him land parts in movies Cry Baby and Edward Scissorhands, which
catapulted him to Hollywood fame.
Superbad star Hill will serve as the new film's executive producer and
script writer, and will be joined by the original series' co-creator
Stephen J. Cannell, according to EW.Com. Depp's camp has yet to confirm
if he will consider a cameo appearance in the film.