Johnny Depp is one of the highest-paid actors in the world. He is well known as Captain Jack Sparrow for his role in Pirates of the Caribbean. Johnny Depp is an American actor, producer, and musician.
His manager revealed that between 2003 to 2016 Johnny has made a lot of money through his acting, he made around $650 million. At the peak of his career, his monthly expenses topped up to $2 million.
Johnny Depp’s net worth is $250 million. Johnny Depp charges $20 million per movie he also takes a 20% backend. Once he was the highest-paid actor in the world.
Johnny Depp’s real name is John Christopher Depp II. He was born on 9 June 1963, in Owensboro, Kentucky. Later his family moved to Miramar, Florida. His parents divorced when Johnny was just 15 years.
He was part of The Kids band. The Kids band was relocated to Los Angeles. He was dropped out of school to follow his passion. Depp met Nicolas Cage through his first wife, who suggested he pursue an acting career.
In 1994, he made his debut in the horror film “A Nightmare on Elm Street.” Depp gained recognition in the industry through his role in “21 Jump Street”, which made him a teen idol. He was paid around $45,000 per episode.
Between 1984 to 2002/ he appeared in several films namely, Benny and Joon, John Waters, Cry-Baby, Ed Wood, Sleepy Hollow, Donnie Brasco, Deadman.
Depp’s biggest hit was “Pirates Of Caribbean” The Curse of the Black Pearl in which he played the role of Captain Jack Sparrow. In 2004, He was featured in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory As Willy Wonka. He voiced the character, Victor Van Dort, in the animation movie Corpse Bride. Deep and Tim Burton did many movies together such as Alice the Wonderland, Dark Shadow, Sleepy Hollow, Charlie, and the Chocolate Factory, Ed Wood, Edward Scissorhands, and Corpse Bride. The friendship and partnership between Depp and Burton struck up when Edward Scissorhands was made In 1990.
Depp also has his Production Company ‘Infinitum Nihil’ which was founded in 2004. The Rum Diary was the first film to be produced under his production which was directed by Bruce Robinson, he also produced Hugo and Dark Shadows.
Depp is also co-owner of a french restaurant ‘Man Ray’.
Depp married his makeup artist Lori Anne Allison on December 20, 1983; They divorced in 1985. In 1990 he dated his co-star of Edward Scissorhands ‘Winona Ryder’ For whom he tattooed ‘WINONA FOREVER on his right arm. Deep Brigade began a relationship with French actress Vanessa Paradis, whom he met while filming The Ninth Gate in France. They have two children’s Lily and jack. Depp and Vanessa announced their separation in June 2012. Depp also dated Amber Heard, whom he had met on the set of The Rum Diary in 2009. They were married in a private ceremony at their home in Los Angeles in February 2015. Heard filed divorce from Depp in 2016. Divorce was finalized in January 2017, Depp paid Heard a settlement of $7 million, which she donated to charity.
Award and Achievements
Johnny Depp has won many awards throughout his acting career, he is one of the most successful actors. He won 14 People Choice Award,1 Screen Actors Guild Award for his outstanding role in Pirates of Caribbean: The Curse Of The Black Pearl, he also won Golden Globe Award for best actor for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. He also won 5 MTV awards, 1 Nickelodeon kids choice award, and 8 Teen’s choice awards. He also won an award for Alice The Wonderland.
Depp charged $45,000 per episode for his role in ‘21 Jump Street’. Later he earned $5 million for ‘Nick of Time’ and $5 million for ‘Donnie Brasco’.
He charged $10 million for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow, for the second Pirates movie he charged $20 million and 20% backend points earned him $40 million for a total of $60 million, and for the third part he earned a combined $55 million. He earned $55 million for Alice in Wonderland,$7.5 million for Rango,$15 million for The Rum Diary,$20 million for The Tourist, and $18 million for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Johnny Depp’s net worth is $250 million.
Depp spends $30,000 per month on wine, he also spends $200,000 per month on private jet travel, $150,000 on bodyguards and he also spends $3.6 million per year to maintain his personal staffs
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