Known for his character as Captain Jack Sparrow, Johnny Depp landed his first legit movie role in Nightmare on Elm Street. He landed a role on a Tv show 21 Jump Street and since then Johnny is known for his willingness to take on darker roles.
In 1990, Depp starred in John Water’s “50s Kitsch musical Cry-baby” which eventually went onto become a cult hit and succeeded in changing his image.
|Real Name||John Christopher Depp II|
|Occupation||Actor* Producer* Musician|
|Net Worth||$400 Million USD|
|Name||John Christopher Depp II|
|Date of Birth (Age)
(How old is Johnny Depp?)
|June 9, 1963 (55-year-old)|
|Place of Birth||Owensboro, Kentucky|
|Height||1.78m (5 foot 10 inches)|
|Body Measurements||Chest: 40 inches
Waist: 32 inches
Bicep: 12 inches
|Ethnicity||Multiracial (English, German, Irish, French, African)|
Johnny Depp Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Johnny Depp is $200-$400 Million. His net worth was estimated to be $400 million in 2016 but as in 2018 his fortune has been slashed half and up to up to $200million. A series of legal troubles, lawsuits, and wranglings with former managers and attorneys have diminished his fortune.
Johnny Depp Family
|Father||John Christopher Depp|
|Mother||Betty Sue Palmer|
|Spouse||Lori Anne Allison
|Children||Jack John Christopher Depp III
Lily-Rose Melody Depp
Lori Anne and Johnny were married when he was just 20 years old. She was a make-up artist. The couple split after two years and eventually, the duo moved on.
Depp’s relationship with Kate Moss is complex and lengthy. The two beautiful humans met in 1994. The couple never shied away from showing their love in public. Their passion for one another spilled over into heated arguments. Though they were a magical couple eventually they split up in 1997 after four years and rumored engagement.
Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis met in the late 1990s and fell in love. The Hollywood’s grungy heartthrob and French model spent 14 years of their lives together before splitting up in 2012. Vanessa spoke for Johnny when he was alleged by his ex-wife Amber Heard for domestic violence. She wrote a letter which stated that he was never abusive to her.
Johnny Depp Divorce
In 2016, Johnny made headlines for his divorce from his wife Amber Heard. Amber’s shocking allegations of physical and verbal use by Johnny came as a shock to everyone. She later dropped the charges as a part of their settlement in 2017.
Amber filed for the divorce just days before the release of “Alice Through the Looking Glass” and on the day movie was released, Heard was granted restraining orders claiming that Depp had thrown a cell phone at her during a fight.
The couple settled their divorce for $7million. Heard pledged to donate the funds to charity.
Johnny Depp Alcohol and Drug Use
In recent court drama, after Amber Heard obtained a restraining order against Johnny for alleged domestic violence. Amber claims that Johnny is an alcoholic and drug addict
Recently, Johnny Depp has come out in a candid confession about his struggle with substance abuse and attributed bad behavior to his early days in Hollywood. He cited the early 1990s as a “darker period” in his life during 2005 interview.
Depp was arrested for criminal mischief at New York’s Mark Hotel for trashing his hotel and when the cops found him, he was in a state of intoxication. The charges were dismissed against the actor only if he stayed out of trouble for six months.
The actor revealed that he bangs smoking at the age of 12 which eventually followed the use of alcohol and drug. He confessed that he usually drank when he was alone. He was trying to not feel things when he used drugs and alcohol.
Johnny Depp has acknowledged that he has a temper. Amber Heard alleges that she’s been a victim of Johnny Depp’s temper. But at the same time, Paradis reportedly wrote a letter explaining that he was never abusive to her.
Johnny Depp Other Ventures
In 2004, Johnny Depp came up with his own production company naming it “Infinitum Nihil” which developed projects where Depp served as an actor or producer. Johnny Depp’s sister Christi Dembrowski acts like the president of the company. The production came up with projects like The Rum Diary, Hugo, Dark Shadows.
Johnny Depp is fond of music and knows to play guitar and he played slide guitar on the Oasis song “Fade In-Out”. He has played acoustic guitar in the movie Chocolat. Johnny Depp who is close to The Pogues’ Shane MacGowan has performed with him on his solo album.
He has appeared in music videos for Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, The Lemonheads, Avril Lavigne, Paul McCartney. Also been a member of a group named P, which features Butthole Surfers singer Gibby Haynes, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea and Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones.
Johnny Depp and Paradis grew grapes and had winemaking facilities in their vineyard. Along with Sean Penn, John Malkovich, and Mick Hucknall, Johnny Depp co-owned a French restaurant barman ray.
Johnny Depp Fashion
Johnny Depp is well known for dressing up in different outfits on screen but he’s a stunner off-screen as well. Nothing that a trilby hat says that Johnny Depp has arrived.
He somehow managed to take a look that started in the 20th century and kept within him and brings it forward with him. He’s a very private person but if you find him in a blazer you’ll probably find his picture everywhere. A good blazer is a key to the kingdom of Johnny Depp’s closet.
If you’re going for a casual Johnny Depp look then you need to have a perfect pair of jeans to pair with a beautiful subtle color shirt to make the look more art and classy. Even add a leather jacket. He is an accessories man and he proudly wears a scarf or watch or a leather bracelet. Pair a sunglasses with your outfit.
Johnny Depp Charity
“I am honored to be associated with brave little Dustin by wearing this silver and leather wristband.” – Johnny Depp wearing the memorial bracelet at his induction to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Johnny Depp recorded a message for a 17-year old girl who had been in a coma for five months. The girl’s parents thought that since Johnny Depp is her favorite actor, his voice might wake her up.
Johnny Depp deeply supports Helen & Douglas House, a UK charity which provides space and end of life care for children and youth with life-shortening conditions.
For a charity auction which would benefit Helen & Douglas House, Johnny donated underwear.
Great Ormond Street Hospital in London which treats children who are suffering from rarest most complete and often life-threatening conditions received a genuine amount of $2M from Mr. Johnny Depp.
Johnny Depp autographed items for an auction to benefit Julian House.
Johnny Depp Dior Sauvage
Dior Sauvage men’s fragrance The Magic Hour, the campaign has roped Johnny Depp for their commercial. For the commercial, Johnny Depp travels to Joshua Tree lending the campaign a dark vision. Depp is surrounded by animals that represent a concept of the “Magic Hour”, when “the burning air of the day meets the freshness of the night and the wild world awakes.”
Johnny Depp Movies
|Dead Man||William Blake||1995|
|The Ninth Gate||Dean Corso||1999|
|Charlie and the Chocolate Faculty||Willy Wonka||2005|
|Pirates of the Caribbean||Captain Jack Sparrow||2006|
|Alice in Wonderland||Tarrant Hightopp/ Mad Hatter||2010|
|Into the Woods||The Big Bad Wolf||2014|
Pirates of the Caribbean (2003)
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, which is the first installment in the Pirates of the Caribbean movie series is an American fantasy swashbuckler movie.
The movie was directed by Gore Verbinski and produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer. The movie stars Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley along with others.
Johnny plays pirate Jack Sparrow who along with blacksmith Will Turner played by Orlando Bloom recuses Keira Knightley who plays Elizabeth Swann from the cursed crew of Black Pearl which is captained by Hector Barbossa played by Geoffrey Rush who becomes undead skeletons at night.
The movie is still considered one of the best entries in the series movie. The movie helped Depp gain a huge mass following.
Alice In Wonderland (2010)
Alice in Wonderland, is an American fantasy adventure film which stars Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway along with other. Johnny appeared as ‘Mad Hatter’ who helps Alice in restoring the White Queen to her throne. The movie is loosely based on Lewis Carroll’s novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. The film is directed by Tim Burton.
Chocolat is based on the novel Chocolat by Joanne Harris is a British American romantic comedy-drama film. The movies revolve around the plot where a young mother Vianne Rocher arrives at a repressed French Village of Lansquenet-sous-Cannes (fictional) with her six-year-old daughter and opens La Chocolaterie Maya, a chocolate shop.
Juliette Binoche who stars as the mother and her chocolates quickly gains the popularity and starts to influence the lives of the villagers in very different and interesting ways. Johnny Depp plays Roux who plays Vianne’s love interest.
Johnny Depp Awards
|Golden Globe Awards||Best Actor: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street||2008|
|Screen Actor Guild Awards||Outstanding Performance by Male Actor: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl||2004|
|Kids’ Choice Awards||Favorite Male Actor: Alice in Wonderland||2011|
|Favorite Male Actor:
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End
|Empire Awards||Best Actor: Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl||2004|