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Johnny Depp


Born John Christopher Depp in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, Johnny Depp was raised in Florida. He dropped out of school at age 15 in the hopes of becoming a rock musician. He fronted a series of garage bands including The Kids, which once opened for Iggy Pop. Depp got into acting after a visit to Los Angeles, California, with his former ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 51 wins & 69 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Tusk (post-production)
Guy LaPointe (rumored, uncredited)
 2012 21 Jump Street
Tom Hanson (uncredited)
 2012 Paul McCartney: My Valentine (Video short)
 2011 Life's Too Short (TV Series)
Johnny Depp
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Johnny Depp
 2011 Rango
Rango / Lars (voice)
 1999-2009 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Narrator / Jack Kerouac
- The Doors: When You're Strange (2009) ... Narrator (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
 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video for Concrete Blonde: "Joey". See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 31 Interviews | 54 Articles | 35 Pictorials | 108 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

J. Depp | Oprah Noodlemantra

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

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:

Dropped out of high school at age 16 to pursue a career as a musician. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays freakishly eccentric outcasts whose oddities are misunderstood by society, and usually have a flamboyant appearance and mannerism. Examples: Edward Scissorhands (1990), Ed Wood (1994), Don Juan DeMarco (1994), Dead Man (1995), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Before Night Falls (2000), the "Pirates of the Caribbean" films and Sweeney Todd: The Demon ... See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Stench See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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