There was a lot of talk about Johnny Depp making an appearance or taking on the role as Tom Hansen in the upcoming film adaptation of the TV show 21 Jump Street. Back in February Johnny Depp told Extra host Mario Lopez, “I would do it in a second.” Now, it has been confirmed. Johnny Depp is set to do a cameo appearance for the TV show turned movie! 21 Jump Street, the movie, is co-written by Johnah Hill and is set to star Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum and Dave Franco with Ice Cube as the commander.
The hit Fox TV show ran from 1987-1991 and centered on young looking narcs going undercover at high schools and colleges. To date, there is no news on the release of this movie.
3/16/2012 Update: 21 Jump Street is in theaters everywhere!