publication date: Tuesday, August 1, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)
clue: He's played Don Juan, Ed Wood, JM Barrie, and Willy Wonka, but none as infamous as a certain Disney pirate captain. Y'arr!
explanation: Depp played Don Juan in Don Juan DeMarco, Ed Wood in Ed Wood, JM Barrie in Finding Neverland, Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and Captain Jack Sparrow in Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean films. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Erik Bates, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, Dave Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Lori Lancaster, Chris McKinnon, Michael Paul Cote, Jackie Mason, Todd Brotsch, E. M., Wendy Hampson, Adrianne Rodgers, Kerry Odell, Nadine Russell, Josh Paddison, Justin Hampson, Allison Bair, Sam Boyarsky, Amir H. Sufyani, Aaron Weiss, Jeremiah Poisson, John Pierpoint, Amanda Lacoff, and Brooke Patterson
trivia: This was the first goo published on goo.tc on the day it launched. All other goos had been from earlier incarnations of the site like celebritygoogame.com.