Geoffrey Rush returns to ‘Pirates’

Thesp to reprise his role in Disney's 'Stranger Tides'

Geoffrey Rush will set sail for a fourth time as Captain Hector Barbossa in Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.”

Thesp will play one of the few returning characters from the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced franchise, outside of Johnny Depp, who’s also back as Captain Jack Sparrow, for the next installment, skedded to set anchor at megaplexes on May 20, 2011.

Stephen Graham, Penelope Cruz and Ian McShane also star.

Shooting begins this month in Hawaii with Rob Marshall helming from a script by Terry Rossio and Ted Elliott, who penned the previous pics.

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