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Johnny Depp


Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood, who has recuperated his image greatly since his portrayal of Captain Jack Sparrow in the acclaimed Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003). He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, to Betty Sue (Wells),... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 57 wins & 80 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2014 Paul McCartney: Early Days (Video short) (uncredited)
 2014 Tusk
Guy Lapointe (as Guy Lapointe)
 2012/I My Valentine (Short)
 2012 21 Jump Street
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
 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 Shane MacGowan & The Popes: "That Woman's Got Me Drinking" (1994) See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 31 Interviews | 56 Articles | 35 Pictorials | 109 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:

There's nothing - you know - nothing else like music. Nothing that touches us on that, uh, that deep level. Music can open up so many emotions that we didn't know we had. It's the magical thing about musicals, you know, on the stage or on film or whatever. Love songs. They work so well because music touches us, emotionally, where words alone can't. See more »

Trivia:

Johnny's family has lived in Kentucky for many generations, and many of his antecedents have lived in the United States, in general, since the 1600s. His ancestry includes English, as well as Irish, Scots-Irish, Scottish, Welsh, French, Dutch, Belgian (Flemish), and German. Also, in 2013, researchers for Ancestry.com established that Johnny has remote African ancestry; they traced his lineage ... See more »

Trademark:

Known for wearing outlandish clothing and numerous tattoos See more »

Nickname:

Colonel See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini