Johnny Depp ( Johnny Depp) is no longer displayed in the “Pirates of the Caribbean”, as the Disney Studio has announced the restart of the franchise. But the 55-year-old actor returns to the role of Jack Sparrow from time to time. On Thursday , December 28 , he, in the form of a pirate, visited sick children at the Oncological Institute in Paris.

Depp’s visit was a surprise for all patients – the artist did not inform anyone in advance. “A gift thatbrought joy to patients , their families , medical staff , doctors and researchers. Many thanks to Johnny Depp for his time , energy , support and willingness to give a helping hand to the vulnerable, ”the institute’s representatives wrote later. The actor spent several hours with the children , taking pictures with everyone. He even took the time to talk with the staff of the institute and answer questions.

The Curie Institute is one of the main scientific institutions in the field of biophysics , molecular biology and oncology , founded by Maria Skłodowska-Curie in 1921. Every year more than 400 children are treated in clinics of this medical institution.

The actor is not the first time turns into Captain Jack , to cheer sick children. He visited the Children’s Hospital on Grand Ormond Street in London several times. In 2017, while filming in Vancouver , he spent almost five hours with patients at a children’s hospital.