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Johnny Depp

Johnny DeppBorn   John Christopher Depp II
June 9, 1963
Owensboro, Kentucky, U.S.
Occupations   Actor, screenwriter, director, producer, musician
Years active   1984–present
Spouses   Lori Anne Allison (1983–1986)
Domestic partners   Sherilyn Fenn (1985–1988), Winona Ryder (1989–1993)
Kate Moss (1994–1998), Vanessa Paradis (1998–present)




John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor and musician known for his portrayals of offbeat, eccentric characters such as Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series, Raoul Duke in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, and Sam in Benny & Joon.
Depp rose to prominence in a lead role on the television series 21 Jump Street and quickly became regarded as a teen idol. Uncomfortable with that characterization, he turned his focus to film roles that he felt were right. He initially came to film prominence as the titular character of Edward Scissorhands, and later found box office success in roles such as Ichabod Crane in Sleepy Hollow, Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series and his role as the quirky Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Read more...