Helena Bonham Carter in talks for ‘The Lone Ranger’

Last Updated: Jul 21, 2011, 16:25 PM IST

Los Angeles: Helena Bonham Carter is in talks to work with actor Johnny Depp in Disney`s ‘The Lone Ranger.’

Depp will play Tonto opposite Armie Hammer`s Lone Ranger in the movie directed by Gore Verbinski. If the deal clicks, Carter will play the madam of a brothel who deals with both gentlemen and scoundrels, reports hollywoodreporter.com.

Other actors in talks to join the cast are Dwight Yoakam and Barry Pepper.

Tom Wilkinson is already finalised to play a railroad tycoon with dubious intentions. The shooting for the film will start mid-October in Texas and New Mexico.