Biography of Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

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Also Known as

1. John Christopher Depp II
2. Джонни Депп
3. ג'וני דפ
Name:Johnny Depp
Birthday:1963-06-09
Place Of Birth:Owensboro, Kentucky, USA

 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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Johnny Depp, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Don Juan DeMarco
Nick of Time
Sleepy Hollow
The Astronaut's Wife
Corpse Bride
Benny & Joon
Blow
Arizona Dream
Lost in La Mancha
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
Public Enemies
The Rum Diary
The Libertine
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Alice in Wonderland
Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride
When the Road Bends: Tales of a Gypsy Caravan
Donnie Brasco
Cry-Baby
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
The Brave
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
The Man Who Cried
Happily Ever After
When You're Strange
The Tourist
Dark Shadows
Rango
Breakfast with Hunter
Deep Sea 3D
Private Resort
Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin
The Lone Ranger
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Edward Scissorhands
A Nightmare on Elm Street
Chocolat
Ed Wood
The Ninth Gate
From Hell
Platoon
Finding Neverland
Dead Man
Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Secret Window
What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
Transcendence
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Don't Say No Until I Finish Talking: The Story of Richard D. Zanuck
Mortdecai
Into the Woods
L.A. Without a Map
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Don Rickles: One Night Only
For No Good Reason
Yoga Hosers
Tusk
Cannes Man
Black Mass
Live From Lincoln Center: Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton
London Fields
Gnomeo & Juliet: Sherlock Gnomes
Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie
Hunter Goes to Hollywood
Before Night Falls
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Lucky Them
Jack and Jill
Slow Burn
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
David Blaine: Beyond Magic
The Source
Murder on the Orient Express
Hollywood Vampires: Rock in Rio 2015
21 Jump Street
Sunset Strip
The Lone Ranger
The Brave
The Brave
Dark Shadows
Hugo
LaDonna Harris: Indian 101
Stuff
The Rum Diary
Stuff
Mortdecai