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Margot Robbie to lead female Pirates of the Caribbean movie, report says

The Disney movie reportedly will be penned by Birds of Prey writer Christina Hodson.

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BIRDS OF PREY (AND THE FANTABULOUS EMANCIPATION OF ONE HARLEY QUINN)

Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn.

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Disney is reportedly working on a female-led version of the hugely successful Pirates of the Caribbean movies, starring Margot Robbie in the lead role. The script will be written by Christina Hodson, the scribe behind the Harley Quinn sequel, Birds of Prey, The Hollywood Reporter said Friday.

It's a separate movie from the already reported Pirates of the Caribbean reboot, the Reporter said.

Disney didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

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