files/pictures/picture-35.jpgTerry Rossio will return to write a fifth PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN script, reports Variety
. Rossio penned all the previous PIRATES films with writing partner Ted Elliott. Johnny Depp has said he would return for the fifth installment. No director has been hired.
Rob Marshall is directing the fourth installment, PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES, which is set to hit theaters on May 20.