Los Angeles: 'Skins' actress Kaya Scodelario is in early talks to star as the female lead in 'Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales'.
The fifth installment of the 'Pirates' franchise is being directed by the 'Kon-Tiki' duo Joachim Ronning and Espen Sandberg, reported Deadline.
Johnny Depp will reprise his role of Captain Jack Sparrow. Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush and Orlando Bloom will also be seen in recurring roles.
Scodelario, 22, previously starred in 'The Truth About Emanuel' and later in 'The Maze Runner'. She will also be a part of the film's sequel, 'Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials'.