Knowledge Identifier: +Johnny_Depp
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1963.
Countries: United States (58%), United Kingdom (14%), (10%)
Linked to: Fox Broadcasting Company, Entertainment Weekly, Houston Chronicle, Los Angeles Times
The family moved frequently during Depp's childhood, and he and his siblings lived in more than 20 different locations, settling in Miramar, Florida, in 1970.
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - The novel first appeared as a two-part series in "Rolling Stone" magazine in 1971, was published as a book in 1972, and was later adapted into a film of the same name in 1998 by Terry Gilliam, starring Johnny Depp and Benicio del Toro who portrayed Raoul Duke and Dr. Gonzo, respectively
Depp's first major role was in the 1984 classic horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street, playing the boyfriend of the heroine, Nancy Thompson and one of Freddy Krueger's victims.
Peter DeLuise - He landed his best known acting role, as Officer Doug Penhall, in the 1987 Fox series "21 Jump Street", alongside other promising actors including Johnny Depp
Depp met Winona Ryder at the Great Balls of Fire/ premier in July 1989, and became engaged to her for three years beginning in July 1990.
In 1990, he undertook the quirky title role of the Tim Burton film, Edward Scissorhands.
Amy Locane - Among Locane's film roles, she played Johnny Depp's love interest in John Waters' 1990 cult-classic film "Cry-Baby
Paul Burchill - This was done allegedly because Vince McMahon, who reportedly was not aware of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" films and Johnny Depp's pirate character, believed the character should have thought he was a real pirate, acting more like the Carl Ouellet pirate character from the 1990s, and felt it could not work as a crowd favorite, despite the positive crowd reactions Burchill received
Tom Petty - Petty & the Heartbreakers reformed in 1991 and released "Into the Great Wide Open", which was co-produced by Lynne and included the hit singles "Learning To Fly" and "Into The Great Wide Open", the latter featuring Johnny Depp, Gabrielle_Anwar, Faye Dunaway, and Matt LeBlanc in the video
The Gold Rush - In more recent times, it was replicated by Robert Downey Jr. in his lead role as Charles Chaplin in the 1992 "Chaplin", which briefly depicts the production of the film, Johnny Depp's character in the 1993 film "Benny and Joon", Grampa Simpson in the 1994 episode of "The Simpsons" entitled "Lady Bouvier's Lover" and by Amy Adams' character in "The Muppets"
Mary Stuart Masterson - In 1993, she played opposite Johnny Depp in "Benny & Joon" as Joon, his mentally ill love interest
In 1994, Depp was arrested and questioned by police for allegedly causing serious damage to a New York City hotel suite.
Christina Applegate - Applegate was one of the founding members of the Pussycat Dolls, which debuted at Johnny Depp's Viper Room on the Sunset Strip in 1995
Talisa Soto - In 1995, she played the role of Doña Julia, one of Johnny Depp's many love interests in the tongue-in-cheek romantic comedy "Don Juan DeMarco", Depp playing the title role
Rachel Ticotin - In 1995, she played the role of "Doña Inez", the Mexican mother of "Don Juan DeMarco" in the tongue-in-cheek romantic comedy of the same name, with Johnny Depp playing the title role
Geraldine Pailhas - She had her first international success in 1995 as "Doña Anna", the unfulfilled love of Johnny Depp in the comedy Don Juan DeMarco
Samantha Eggar - Eggar had a role in a 1999 picture, "The Astronaut's Wife", which starred Johnny Depp
Harmony Korine - In 2000 "The Devil, The Sinner, and His Journey" premiered, which featured Korine in black metal corpsepaint as O.J. Simpson and Johnny Depp as Kato Kaelin
Sophia Myles - In 2001, she got a small role alongside Johnny Depp as his on-screen wife, Victoria Abberline, in the thriller film "From Hell"
Ted Demme - Leary worked as a producer on the 2001 crime drama film "Blow" which starred Johnny Depp as George Jung
Ray Liotta - Liotta played the father of drug dealer George Jung in the 2001 Johnny Depp film "Blow" and, in the following year, appeared as Det. Lt. Henry Oak in the Joe Carnahan-directed film "Narc", a role that led to an Independent Spirit *award nomination and a Phoenix Film Critics Society *awards nomination for Best Supporting Male
In 2003, Depp's comments about the United States appeared in Germany's Stern magazine: "America is dumb, is something like a dumb puppy that has big teeth that can bite and hurt you, aggressive.
Takeshi Kaneshiro - In 2003, Kaneshiro was featured in the magazine "Time" and was coined as becoming the Asian film industry's Johnny Depp
Depp has been nominated for three Academy Awards, in 2004 for $Pirates_of_the_Caribbean:_The_Curse_of_the_Black_Pearl, in 2005 for Finding Neverland, and in 2008 for $Sweeney_Todd:_The_Demon_Barber_of_Fleet_Street (Sweeney_Todd:_The_Demon_Barber_of_Fleet_Street_(2007_film)).
John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester - The 2004 film "The Libertine", based on Jeffreys's play, starred Johnny Depp as Rochester, Samantha Morton as Elizabeth Barry, John Malkovich as King Charles II, Rosamund Pike as Elizabeth Malet, and Rupert Friend as Billy Downs, the companion and apparent lover who was killed by the pike
Depp did not work with Burton again until 2005 in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, in which he played Willy Wonka.
Rupert Friend - He made his debut in the film "The Libertine", as Billy Downs, a young friend and lover of Johnny Depp's John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester, for which he was named "outstanding new talent" at the 2005 Satellite *awards
In 2006, Depp contributed a foreword to Gonzo: Photographs by Hunter S. Thompson, a posthumous biography published by ammobooks.
Tony Kaye (director) - He won a Grammy in 2006 for the famous Johnny Cash video "God's Gonna Cut You Down" with cameo appearances by Bono, Johnny Depp, Kanye_West, Patti Smith, Terrence Howard, Iggy Pop, The Dixie Chicks, Brian Wilson, Woody Harrelson, Keith Richards, Chris Martin, Sharon Stone, Lisa Marie Presley, Flea, Chris Rock, Justin Timberlake, Kate Moss, Peter Blake, Sheryl Crow, Dennis Hopper, Mick Jones, Jay-Z, Kris Kristofferson, Owen Wilson, Corinne Bailey Rae, and Amy Lee
Jack Sparrow - "Empire" declared Johnny Depp's performance to be the seventy-fourth "thing that rocked our world" in 2006 when celebrating 200 issues and later named him as the eighth greatest movie character of all time
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007 film) - DreamWorks announced Burton's appointment in August 2006, and Johnny Depp was cast as Todd
Lisa Marie Presley - Rick Rubin produced the record and Tony Kaye directed the video which featured Lisa Marie Presley, Iggy Pop, Kanye West, Chris Martin, Kris Kristofferson, Flea, Chris Rock, Justin Timberlake, Sheryl Crow, Dennis Hopper, Bono, Shelby Lynne, Jay-Z, Keith Richards and Johnny Depp and won a 2008 Grammy *award for Best Short Form Music Video
Amber Heard - In the October 2009 issue of "Teen Vogue", Amber described her role as Johnny Depp's love interest in the film, "The Rum Diary", as "the best experience of my life
Also in 2011, Hugo, directed by Martin Scorsese, was released.
LaDonna Harris - After reading interviews of the filming of the 2012 movie Lone Ranger, and that Johnny Depp's reprisal of the role of 'Tonto' will be as a Comanche, Ms. Harris thought it would be fun to adopt Depp into the Comanche Tribe
Peter DeLuise - He made a brief cameo appearance alongside Johnny Depp in the 2012 film adaptation, "21 Jump Street"
Amber Heard - Heard has been dating fellow actor Johnny Depp since 2012 when they met while filming "The Rum Diary"
Pirates of the Caribbean (film series) - In August 2012 news surfaced that Johnny Depp signed on officially for the fifth film
Transcendence (2014 film) - By October 2012, actor Johnny Depp entered negotiations to star in "Transcendence"
Justin Haythe - Haythe helped rewrite the script for the 2013 Disney/Bruckheimer-produced re-imagining of the iconic radio character, starring Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp
Into the Woods (film) - In April 2013, Johnny Depp was in final negotiations, along with Streep, to join the film
Alice Through the Looking Glass (film) - In July 2013, it was announced Johnny Depp would return as the Hatter
Dakota Johnson - In 2014, she reunited with her "21 Jump Street" cast member Johnny Depp playing the mother of his child in the feature film "Black Mass"
Amber Heard - "London Fields", in which Johnny Depp appears in a cameo role, is scheduled for release in 2014
Joel Edgerton - On February 28, 2014, Edgerton was attached to co-star in the film "Black Mass" with Johnny Depp
Harley Quinn - She will appear alongside Johnny Depp's daughter Lily-Rose Depp in the 2015 comedy horror film "Yoga Hosers"
Collateral Beauty - On July 15, 2015, it was announced that Jackman had exited the project due to his commitment with 20th Century Fox's "Wolverine 3" film and producers were eyeing Johnny Depp to start negotiations
Jesse Plemons - Plemons had a starring role in the Boston-set mob film "Black Mass", starring Johnny Depp, which opened in theaters in September 2015
In April 2016, Heard appeared in the Magistrates Court in Southport, Queensland and pled guilty to falsifying quarantine documents
Murder on the Orient Express - On 29 September 2016, the studio released a press release announcing much of the cast, including Johnny Depp as Mr. Ratchett, Michelle Pfeiffer as Mrs. Hubbard, Dame Judi Dench as Princess Dragomiroff, Sir Derek Jacobi as Edward Masterman, Leslie Odom Jr. as Dr. Constantine, Daisy Ridley as Mary Debenham, Lucy Boynton as Countess Andrenyi, Tom Bateman as M. Bouc, and Michael Peña as Marquez