Tim Burton’s first film with Johnny Depp was a massively essential second within the careers of each the filmmaker and his main man. For Burton, Edward Scissorhands set the stage for his long-running and more and more common collaborations with an actor who quickly grew to become his muse, whereas it gave Depp his first main function in a significant studio mission, a possibility he grabbed with each palms.
He scored a Golden Globe nomination for Greatest Actor within the Musical or Comedy class, whereas the pic itself was a decent-sized field workplace hit after raking in $86 million on a $20 million price range. And now, greater than three a long time on it stays a perennial cult favourite that’s nonetheless seen by many as one of many excessive factors from both man’s prolonged Hollywood profession.
A current Super Bowl advert paid tribute to Edward Scissorhands by roping in Timothee Chalamet to play the son of Depp’s title hero and Winona Ryder’s Kim Boggs, with the actress reprising her function within the promo for Cadillac’s upcoming electrical automobile. The TV spot went down a storm with followers of the film, and insider Daniel Richtman is now claiming that the reception has been so constructive that Disney (who maintain the rights) are contemplating a full-blown sequel with Chalamet’s Edgar Scissorhands within the lead.
Having dropped him from Pirates of the Caribbean, the Mouse Home clearly aren’t eager to get again into the Johnny Depp enterprise, however Edward Scissorhands was initially a Fox property that was assimilated through the current takeover and Chalamet has already been linked to one of many former A-lister’s hottest characters having been named as a best choice to guide Warner Bros. prequel Wonka. That being mentioned, followers would greater than doubtless reject the thought of a sequel with out Depp’s involvement in at the least some capability, so it stays to be seen if the studio will certainly transfer forward with one.