John Christopher Depp II (conceived June 9, 1963) is an American entertainer, maker, and artist. He is the beneficiary of numerous honors, including a Brilliant Globe Grant and a Screen Entertainers Society Grant, notwithstanding selections for three Institute Grants and two BAFTA grants.
Depp made his component film debut in the thriller A Bad dream on Elm Road (1984) and showed up in Unit (1986), preceding ascending to noticeable quality as a youngster symbol on the TV series 21 Leap Road (1987-1990). During the 1990s, Depp acted for the most part in autonomous movies with auteur chiefs, frequently playing unpredictable characters. These included Churlish little child (1990), What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Benny and Joon (1993), Dead Man (1995), Donnie Brasco (1997), and Dread and Hating in Las Vegas (1998). Depp likewise started his long-lasting coordinated effort with chief Tim Burton, depicting the leads in the movies Edward Scissorhands (1990), Ed Wood (1994), and Tired Empty (1999).
During the 2000s, Depp became one of the most financially fruitful film stars by playing Chief Jack Sparrow in the Walt Disney swashbuckler film series Privateers of the Caribbean (2003-2017). He likewise got basic applause for Chocolat (2000), Tracking down Neverland (2004) and Public Foes (2009), while additionally proceeding with his monetarily effective cooperation with Tim Burton with the movies Charlie and the Chocolate Manufacturing plant (2005), where he depicted Willy Wonka, Cadaver Lady (2005), Sweeney Todd: The Evil spirit Hair stylist of Armada Road (2007), and Alice in Wonderland (2010).
In 2012, Depp was one of the world’s greatest film stars, and was recorded by the Guinness World Records as the world’s most generously compensated entertainer, with profit of US$75 million in a year. During the 2010s Depp started delivering films through his organization Infinitum Nihil. He likewise got basic commendation for Dark Mass (2015) and shaped the stone supergroup Hollywood Vampires with Alice Cooper and Joe Perry, prior to featuring as Gellert Grindelwald in the Wizarding Scene films Phenomenal Monsters and Where to Track down Them (2016), and Fabulous Monsters: The Wrongdoings of Grindelwald (2018).
Somewhere in the range of 1998 and 2012, Depp was involved with French artist Vanessa Paradis and together they had two kids, including entertainer Lily-Rose Depp. From 2015 to 2017, Depp was hitched to entertainer Golden Heard. Their separation drew a lot of media consideration as both claimed maltreatment against one another. In 2018, Depp fruitlessly sued the distributers of English newspaper The Sun for criticism under English regulation; an appointed authority governed the distribution naming him a “spouse blender” was “considerably evident”. Depp later effectively sued Heard in a 2022 preliminary in Virginia; a seven-part jury decided that Heard’s claims of “sexual brutality” and “homegrown maltreatment” were misleading and stigmatized Depp under American law