The Rum Diaries: According to The Chicago Sun Times, Johnny Depp has been added to the cast of the upcoming Benicio Del Toro directed film, The Rum Diaries.

The two, who co-starred in "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," will team for the film version of Hunter S. Thompson's classic The Rum Diaries. The film is about love, treachery and lust amid the palm tree-lined setting of San Juan, Puerto Rico, in the 1950s. Joining Depp will be Josh Hartnett, Nick Nolte and Del Toro, who also will act in the project.

Brian B.