Johnny Depp

Biography

John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild award for Best Actor. Depp rose to prominence on the 1980s television series 21 Jump Street, becoming a teen idol. Turning to film, he played the title character of Edward Scissorhands (1990), and later found box office success in films such as Sleepy Hollow (1999), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), and Rango (2011). He has collaborated with director and friend Tim Burton in seven films, including Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) and Alice in Wonderland (2010). Depp has gained acclaim for his portrayals of people such as Edward D. Wood, Jr., in Ed Wood, Joseph D. Pistone in Donnie Brasco, Hunter S. Thompson in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, George Jung in Blow, and the bank robber John Dillinger in Michael Mann's Public Enemies. Films featuring Depp have grossed over $2.6 billion at the United States box office and over $6 billion worldwide. He has been nominated for top awards many times, winning the Best Actor Awards from the Golden Globes for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and from the Screen Actors Guild for Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. He also has garnered a sex symbol status in American cinema, being twice named as the Sexiest man alive by People magazine in 2003 and 2009.

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John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild award for Best Actor. Depp rose to prominence on the 1980s television series 21 Jump Street, becoming a teen idol. Turning to film, he played the title character of Edward Scissorhands (1990), and later found box office success in films such as Sleepy Hollow (1999), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), and Rango (2011). He has collaborated with director and friend Tim Burton in seven films, including Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) and Alice in Wonderland (2010). Depp has gained acclaim for his portrayals of people such as Edward D. Wood, Jr., in Ed Wood, Joseph D. Pistone in Donnie Brasco, Hunter S. Thompson in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, George Jung in Blow, and the bank robber John Dillinger in Michael Mann's Public Enemies. Films featuring Depp have grossed over $2.6 billion at the United States box office and over $6 billion worldwide. He has been nominated for top awards many times, winning the Best Actor Awards from the Golden Globes for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and from the Screen Actors Guild for Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. He also has garnered a sex symbol status in American cinema, being twice named as the Sexiest man alive by People magazine in 2003 and 2009.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 93

Birthday 1963-06-09

Place of Birth Owensboro, Kentucky, USA

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • John Christopher Depp II

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Gnomeo & Juliet: Sherlock Gnomes as Sherlock Gnomes (voice)
2017 Triple Frontier
2017 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales as Captain Jack Sparrow
2016 London Fields as Chick Purchase (uncredited)
2016 Yoga Hosers as Guy Lapointe
2016 Alice Through the Looking Glass as Mad Hatter
2016 Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie as Donald J. Trump
2015 Live From Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton
2015 Black Mass as James 'Whitey' Bulger
2015 Mortdecai as Charles Mortdecai
2014 Into the Woods as The Wolf
2014 Tusk as Guy Lapointe
2014 Don Rickles: One Night Only as Himself
2014 Transcendence as Dr. Will Caster
2013 The Lone Ranger as Tonto
2013 Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck as Himself
2012 For No Good Reason as Himself
2012 Dad Made Dirty Movies as Himself (archive footage)
2012 Dark Shadows as Barnabas Collins
2012 21 Jump Street as Tom Hanson (uncredited)
2011 The Rum Diary as Paul Kemp
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides as Captain Jack Sparrow
2011 Rango as Rango (voice)
2010 The Tourist as Frank Tupelo
2010 Alice in Wonderland as The Mad Hatter
2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus as Imaginarium Tony 1
2009 Public Enemies as John Dillinger
2009 When You're Strange as Narrator
2008 Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson as Himself (narrator)
2007 Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street as Sweeney Todd
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End as Jack Sparrow
2007 Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten as Himself
2006 Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest as Captain Jack Sparrow
2006 When the Road Bends: Tales of a Gypsy Caravan as Himself
2006 Deep Sea 3D as Narrator (voice)
2005 Corpse Bride as Victor Van Dort (Voice)
2005 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory as Willy Wonka
2004 Finding Neverland as Sir James Matthew Barrie
2004 The Libertine as Rochester
2004 Happily Ever After as L'inconnu
2004 Secret Window as Mort Rainey
2004 On Air with Ryan Seacrest(1 episode)
2003 Once Upon a Time in Mexico as Sands
2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl as Jack Sparrow
2003 Breakfast with Hunter as Himself
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(1 episode)
2003 Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin as Himself
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2003 Hunter Goes to Hollywood as Self
2002 Lost in La Mancha as as Himself
2001 From Hell as Inspector Frederick Abberline
2001 Blow as George Jung
2000 Chocolat as Roux
2000 Before Night Falls as Lieutenant Victor
2000 The Man Who Cried as Cesar
1999 Sleepy Hollow as Ichabod Crane
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Rove(1 episode)
1999 The Astronaut's Wife as Commander Spencer Armacost
1999 The Ninth Gate as Dean Corso
1998 L.A. Without a Map
1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas as Raoul Duke
1997 The Brave as Raphael
1997 Donnie Brasco as Donnie Brasco / Joseph D. 'Joe' Pistone
1997 King of the Hill(1 episode)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1996 Cannes Man as Himself
1995 Nick of Time as Gene Watson
1995 Dead Man as William Blake
1994 Don Juan DeMarco as Don Juan deMarco
1994 Ed Wood as Ed Wood
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1993 What's Eating Gilbert Grape as Gilbert Grape
1993 Benny & Joon as Sam
1992 Arizona Dream as Axel Blackmar
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1991 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare as Guy on TV (as Oprah Noodlemantra)
1990 Edward Scissorhands as Edward Scissorhands
1990 Cry-Baby as Wade "Cry-Baby" Walker
1987 21 Jump Street(48 episodes) as Tommy Hanson
1986 Platoon as Private Gator Lerner
1985 Private Resort as Jack
1985 Lady Blue(1 episode)
1984 A Nightmare on Elm Street as Glen Lantz
1983 Hotel(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(3 episodes)
1900 The Night Stalker as Carl Kolchak
1900 The Invisible Man
1900 The Fast Show(1 episode)

Production

2015 Mortdecai … Producer
2014 LaDonna Harris: Indian 101 … Executive Producer
2013 The Lone Ranger … Executive Producer
2012 Dark Shadows … Producer
2011 Hugo … Producer
2011 The Rum Diary … Producer
1993 Stuff … Producer

Directing

1997 The Brave … Director
1993 Stuff … Director

Writing

1997 The Brave … Author

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