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Johnny Depp


Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood. He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, to Betty Sue (Wells), who worked as a waitress, and John Christopher Depp, a civil engineer. Depp was raised in Florida. He dropped out of school when he was 15, and fronted a series ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 64 wins & 104 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 London Fields (completed)
Chick Purchase (uncredited)
 2014 Tusk
Guy Lapointe (as Guy Lapointe)
 2012 21 Jump Street
Officer Tom Hanson (uncredited)
 2011 Life's Too Short (TV Series)
Johnny Depp
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Johnny Depp
 2011/I Jack and Jill
Johnny Depp (uncredited)
 2011 Rango
Rango / Lars (voice)
 2007 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Jack Sparrow (uncredited)
 2006 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Jack Sparrow (uncredited)
 2005 Corpse Bride
Victor Van Dort (voice)
 2004 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Yogi Victor
- Hank's Back (2004) ... Yogi Victor (voice)
 2003 Blooper Reel (Video short)
Jack Sparrow (uncredited)
 2001 Blow
George Jung
 2000 The Fast Show (TV Series)
Customer in suit store
- The Last Ever Fast Show (2000) ... Customer in suit store
 2000 Chocolat
Roux
 1997 Donnie Brasco
Donnie
 1994 Ed Wood
Ed Wood
 1993 Benny & Joon
Sam
 1991 Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare
Guy on TV (as Oprah Noodlemantra)
 1987-1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Officer Tom Hanson
- Back to School (1990) ... Officer Tom Hanson (credit only)
- Tunnel of Love (1990) ... Officer Tom Hanson (credit only)
- Everyday Is Christmas (1990) ... Officer Tom Hanson (credit only)
- Rounding Third (1990) ... Officer Tom Hanson (credit only)
 1988 R.P.G. II (Short)
Vince Dooler
 1987 Hotel (TV Series)
Rob Cameron
 1986 Platoon
Lerner
 1986 Slow Burn (TV Movie)
Donnie Fleischer
 1986 R.P.G. (Short)
Vinnie Dooler
 1985 Lady Blue (TV Series)
Lionel Viland
- Beasts of Prey (1985) ... Lionel Viland
 1985 Dummies (Short)
Pete
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Johnny Depp traded licks with Joe Perry on "The Brooklyn Shuffle," a song from Steve Hunter and "The Manhattan Blues Project." See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 31 Interviews | 63 Articles | 35 Pictorials | 118 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

J. Depp | Guy Lapointe | Oprah Noodlemantra

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on being an uncle] My sister Christi had a baby when I was 17, and I had just heard about crib death. The horrible thing was that it wasn't understood. For some unknown reason the baby would stop breathing. So I would sneak into where the baby was sleeping and put my hand in her crib, hold her little finger, and I'd sleep on the floor like that. It was stupid, I'm sure. But I thought the warmth ... See more »

Trivia:

Wrote the foreword to Mark Salisbury's biography of Tim Burton, "Burton on Burton." He credits Burton's belief in him for rescuing him from being "a loser, an outcast, just another piece of expendable Hollywood meat." See more »

Trademark:

Deep, whispering voice See more »

Nickname:

Colonel See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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