Johnny Depp who is an American actor was born on 9 June 1963 in Owensboro, Kentucky. His father, John was a civil engineer and his mother, Betty Sue Depp was a waitress as well as a homemaker. When he was only 15 years old his parents were divorced in 1978. He is the youngest among his siblings.
Since his childhood he was a very naughty guy who admitted himself that he used to do weird things like making odd noises, turning switches on and off that’s why his parents suspected that he had Tourette’s syndrome. When he was only 12 years old, Johnny began to take drugs and perform self-harm activities due to family stress. He could not able to complete his studies as he joined a musical band named ‘the Kids’.
In 1999, he met a French actress and model Vanessa Paradis while he was already married with Lori Anne Allison and this relationship has seriously affected his married life and he divorced his wife in 1985. Within no time, Vanessa Paradis became pregnant and the couple was blessed with a girl named Lily-Rose Melody Depp. 3 years later they welcomed a boy named Jack John Christopher Depp III. Unfortunately, this relationship broke in 2012. Later Depp met Amber Heard and they got engaged in 2013 and officially got married in 2015. Regrettably, they were divorced in 2016.
Johnny Depp begins his career back in 1984 while performing in ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’. In 1987 he got a role in a TV show 21 ‘Jump Street’. Some fragments of his success are; Alice in Wonderland in 2010, Sleepy Hollow in 1999 and the most successful was Pirates of the Caribbean series. Pirates of the Caribbean was directed by Jerry Bruckheimer in 2003 gave him a chance to reach to the top of stairs of success. He played a role as a bizarre pirate captain named Jack Sparrow.
As Johnny belongs to poor family and he himself could not meet both ends so for his acting career he was financed by a company named as Management Group. Johnny moans against this company for condemning “gross negligence and, at times, outright deception.” Due to this Johnny Depp accused company for his loss of millions of dollars, taking illicit loans, overpaying for various services, agonized up to $40 million in liability without his consent and failed to fulfill property taxes in time.
Awards and achievements:
Throughout his career, ‘The Pirates of the Caribbean’ was a landmark. He was nominated for an Academy Award. In 2004 he was nominated again due to his outstanding performance as author J.M. Barrie in Finding Neverland. After 4 years, he was nominated for another award show upon his character in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.
Net Worth of Johnny Depp:
The net worth of Johnny Depp is $200 million. His property is worth more than $100 million. The most fruitful films have grossed $8.7 billion globally at the box office and earned over $3.4 billion in the USA.