Hong Kong’s Chow Yun-fat played captain Sao Feng, modelled on Hong Kong pirate Cheung Po Tsai, and Johnny Depp was captain Jack Sparrow in 2007 film Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End.

What Johnny Depp, Chow Yun-fat and a Hong Kong pirate legend have in common

Cheung Po Tsai, who inspired Chow Yun-fat’s character in Pirates of the Caribbean 3, was captured by a pirate couple, was lover to both, and took over their fleet before joining the imperial navy, as a Hong Kong exhibition recalls

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Hong Kong’s Chow Yun-fat played captain Sao Feng, modelled on Hong Kong pirate Cheung Po Tsai, and Johnny Depp was captain Jack Sparrow in 2007 film Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End.
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