One of the true Global Superstars of this generation is Johnny Depp. He is a popular actor, producer, and musician. In a career spanning over three and a half decades, Johnny has acted in many memorable films. Today, this prolific actor celebrates his 57th birthday. On this occasion, let dig back into his early days.
Johnny was born on June 9th, 1963 in the Kentucky region of United States. He made his debut by acting in a supporting role in the 1984 horror film A Nightmare in Elm Street. He got fame with the 1987 TV show 21 Jump Street. After that, he went to become famous for playing roles in films like Edward Scissorhands, Benny and Joon and Ed Wood. Johnny got worldwide fame with the popular movie series Pirates of the Caribbean. He also received Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for this film franchise.
Depp also used to find himself in controversies all the time. He got involved in drugs and dealt with depression. He married four times and none of them ended up in a good way. All his four wives, Sherilyn Fenn, Winona Ryder, Kate Moss, and Vanessa Paradis had a troubled relationship with Johnny. He is currently single.
Depp's next release will be Minamata. This Andrew Levitas directorial film had its premiere earlier this year in Berlinale. The theatrical release will be towards the end of this year.