Johnny Depp Lands Sexy Pirates Shipmate
Posted on Mon Apr 26, 2010 03:35 PM PDT

LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Astrid Berges Frisbey will be starring alongside Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.

The 23-year-old French beauty, who was selected by director Rob Marshall, will play the mermaid Syrena. Frisbey is currently the face of French Connection's 2010 spring line and is known as one of "France's most alluring new stars."

Also new to the Pirates franchise: actress Penelope Cruz who is rumored to be playing Blackbeard's Daughter. On Stranger Tides begins filming in June and is scheduled to be released next year.

The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise has grossed over $2.7 billion to date.

Photo courtesy: TV2, France