Johnny Depp Wiki Biography:- Christopher Depp II commonly known as Johnny Depp is an American Actor and Musician who is known for his wide array and unconventional film choices. He is widely known for his success as in the Pirates of the Caribbean series and portrayed the role of Capt. Jack Sparrow.
Depp is very popular on social media platforms. He has around 10.1M followers on Instagram and over 10M followers on Facebook.
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|Real Name||Christopher Depp II|
|Nick Name||Johnny Depp, Colonel|
|Date Of Birth||April 9,1963|
|Birth Place||Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.A|
|Religion||He does not identify himself with any particular religion.|
|Profession||Actor and Musician|
Johnny Depp. Career
- Depp dropped out of school at the age of 16 to pursue a career in music.
- He was part of a band called “KIDS” in Los Angeles where he has stayed most of his childhood.
- In 1983 Depp married Lori Anne Allison a makeup artist.
- Nicolas Cage (famous Hollywood actor), friend of Allison arranged Depp’s audition with director Wes Craven and he gave him first break. Depp made his first on-screen debut in 1984 as a teenager eaten by his own bed in “A Nightmare on Elm Street “.
- He performed subsequent roles in “Platoon” and at last led to his star-making move in Fox’s “21 Jump Street” (1987-1991) as a young undercover police officer.
- Started a long working relationship with director Tim Burton, which began in 1990 with “Edward Scissorhands.
- In 1990s Depp appeared to be capable of any role and was choice of many directors because of his wide acting range.
- His career and fame got its epitome level in 2003 when he was cast as the pirate captain Jack Sparrow in Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.”
- With “The Rum Diary” (2012), marked the debut of Depp’s production company ” Infinitum Nihi”.
- His career saw a dip in coming years and in Nov 2020 following his loss in a UK libel case that found allegations of domestic violence committed by him to be true pushed his career in crisis.
Johnny Depp’s Age, Height, Weight
Depp’s ageis 57 years. He is 5 feet 10 inches tall and his weight is 77 kgs. His eye and haircolours are Black and Black respectively.
Johnny Depp’s Family
Depp was born on April 9, 1963 in Kentucky State of United States. His mother’s name is Betty Sue who worked as a waitress. His father’s name is John Christopher Depp and he worked as a civil engineer. Depp was youngest of his 4 children.
|Father||John Christopher Depp|
Married Life & Girlfriend
Depp married Lori Anne Allisonand and lived together from 1983 to 1985 and then got divorced. In late 1980s, he got first engaged to actresses Jennifer Grey and then to Sherilyn Fenn. He also proposed Winona Ryder in 1990. From 1994 to 1997, he was having relationship with English model Kate Moss.
Depp started a relationship with French actress Vanessa Paradis and they have two children. Then in the year 2012, Depp and Paradis announced their separation. Depp began relationship with actress Amber Heard and they married in a civil ceremony in February 2015.
Heard filed for divorce in May 2016 and alleged that she had been verbally and physically abused throughout their relationship by Depp under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Depp denied all these allegations and divorce was finalized in January 2017.
Some Interesting Facts About Johnny Depp
- He tattooed “WINONA FOREVER” on his right arm in the remembrance of his girlfriend.
- Depp has struggled with alcoholism and addiction for most part of his life.
- He was arrested for the first time in Vancouver in 1989 for assaulting a security guard.
- Depp has even joined the campaign “Imprisoned for Art” with few other celebrities for the release of Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov.
- He is well known for wearing outlandish apparels and various tattoos.
- Johnny’s favourite colour is Black.
- Depp’s favourite movies are Withnail & I, Dead Man and The Libertine.
- He also likes pets and dogs are his favourite pets.
- His favourite food is Mexican.
Johnny Depp’s Salary and Net Worth
|Net Worth||Around $400 Million USD|
|Earnings in 2020||$16 million USD for appearance in Fantastic beast|
|Income Source||Acting, musician and production|
|Income||He usually charges $20million per movie|
|Cars||45 cars including Rolls Royse wraith, 2015 Range Rover, 1959 Corvette and Porsche 911 Carrera S|
|House||Depp lives in residences in France, Los Angeles and a Bahamas island. The actor has spent $75million USD to purchase more than 14 houses around the globe|
|Does Depp Consume Alcohol?||Yes|
|Does he Smoke Cigarettes?||Yes|
|Does Depp Drive?||Yes|
|Can he Swim?||Yes|
|Does Depp perform Yoga?||No|
|Is Depp a Jogger?||Yes|
|Eating Habit?||Non-Vegetarian and loves fast food.|
|Johnny Depp’s Hobbies||Gardening and Landscaping|
|Food||Mexican and loves any kind of fried fast food.|
|Music||He is a musician himself and loves to play guitar.|
|Sports||Not much interested in sports.|