- Real nameJohn Christopher Depp II
- Date of birthJune 9, 1963
- Age58 years
- Zodiac signGemini
- BirthplaceOwensboro, Kentucky, USA
Parents and family
- Father John Christopher Depp
- Mother Betty Sue Palmer (née Wells)
- Sister Elisa Christi Depp-Dembrowski
- Half-sister Deborah J. Depp
- Half-brother Daniel Depp
Johnny Depp is a legendary representative of the movie industry. His film debut happened in A Nightmare on Elm Street, but he reached fame thanks to playing in the 21 Jump Street TV series.
Today, the performer can boast of dozens of works. Among his most successful films are Cry-Baby, Edward Scissorhands, Ed Wood, Donnie Brasco, Sleepy Hollow, Secret Window, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Public Enemies, Alice in Wonderland and Dark Shadows. Moreover, he is noted for portraying Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.
Additionally, Depp is a guitarist who performed with various bands, including Oasis, Aerosmith and Marilyn Manson. In 2015, he formed his own band Hollywood Vampires.
In 1983-1985, Johnny was married to Lori Anne Allison. From 1998 to 2012, he was in a relationship with Vanessa Paradis, a mother of his kids Lily-Rose and Jack. In 2015, the star espoused Amber Heard, but the marriage was dissolved in 2017.
A curious fact: Depp was offered the part of Jack Dawson in Titanic, but he turned down the offer.