TMZ

Our TV Shows

Got a Tip?

Call TMZ at (888) 847-9869 or Click Here

Johnny Depp

John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American actor, producer and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild award for Best Actor. Depp rose to prominence on the 1980s television series 21 Jump Street, becoming a teen idol. Dissatisfied with that status, Depp turned to film for more challenging roles; he played the title character of the acclaimed Edward Scissorhands (1990) and later found box office success in films such as Sleepy Hollow (1999), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), Alice in Wonderland (2010), Rango (2011) and the Pirates of the Caribbean film series (2003–present). He has collaborated with director and friend Tim Burton in eight films; the most recent being Dark Shadows (2012). Depp has gained acclaim for his portrayals of such people as Ed Wood, in Ed Wood, Joseph D. Pistone in Donnie Brasco, Hunter S. Thompson in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, George Jung in Blow, and the bank robber John Dillinger in Michael Mann's Public Enemies. Films featuring Depp have grossed over $3.1 billion at the United States box office and over $7.6 billion worldwide. He has been nominated for top awards many times, winning the

LATEST STORIES
  
Johnny Depp Makes Surprise Appearance at Native American Parade [VIDEO]

Johnny Depp
Surprise Appearance at Native American Parade

Johnny Depp is an honorary member of the Comanche Indian tribe, so it should come as no surprise he showed up at Comanche Nation Fair today in Oklahoma ... except for the fact the tribe didn't… READ MORE >

'The Lone Ranger' -- Government Org. Investigating Death On Set

'The Lone Ranger'
Gov. Org. Investigating Death On Set

An investigation has been launched into the shocking death of a crew member on the set of "The Lone Ranger" ... with a government agency vowing to leave no stone unturned until it discovers the… READ MORE >

- 945 days ago
Lone Ranger Death -- Crew Member Had History With Jerry Bruckheimer

Lone Ranger Death
Crew Member Had History With Jerry Bruckheimer

"The Lone Ranger" crew member who died on set last week worked alongside mega producer Jerry Bruckheimer and Johnny Depp for years, TMZ has learned. Close friends tell TMZ the victim's name is… READ MORE >

- 946 days ago
'The Lone Ranger' Crew Member Dead -- Drowns on Movie Set

'The Lone Ranger'
Crew Member Dead Drowns on Movie Set

1:10PM PST Law enforcement sources tell TMZ the movie wasn't being shot today, and the person who died in the tank was prepping it -- possibly cleaning it -- when someone noticed no bubbles from… READ MORE >

- 949 days ago
Johnny Depp -- Disabled-Lady-Butt-Flash Lawsuit DISMISSED

Johnny Depp
Disabled-Lady-Butt-Flash Lawsuit DISMISSED

Johnny Depp can breathe a sigh of relief -- because an embarrassing lawsuit against the actor has been dismissed ... a lawsuit in which a disabled woman claims the actor's bodyguards attacked her… READ MORE >

- 991 days ago
Johnny Depp and Aerosmith -- The Ultimate Boys Night Out

Johnny Depp
The Ultimate BOYS NIGHT OUT

Johnny Depp's sexy bits have been off the market for 14 years -- so it's no surprise they got top billing at the Aerosmith after party in L.A.. Who wants some?? READ MORE >

- 993 days ago
Johnny Depp -- Single, Ready to Mingle ... at Pink Taco

Johnny Depp
Single, Ready to Mingle ... at Pink Taco

A freshly-single Johnny Depp threw on some eyeliner and his finest pashmina last night ... and partied his face off with his boys from Aerosmith ... the first time we've seen the actor in public… READ MORE >

- 994 days ago
Johnny Depp -- Doubled Up by Japanese Superfan

Johnny Depp
Doubled Up by Japanese Superfan

If it looks like Johnny Depp and sounds like Johnny Depp ... it's gotta be Johnny Depp! Unless it's his freakishly accurate Asian doppelganger. Check out TMZ on TV -- click here to see your local… READ MORE >

- 1078 days ago
Johnny Depp Sued Over Alleged Concert Beatdown -- Your Thugs Ripped My Pants Off

Johnny Depp Sued
Over Alleged Concert Attack -- Your Thugs Ripped My Pants Off

Johnny Depp is being sued by a 52-year-old disabled woman who says she was roughed up and humiliated by the actor's bodyguards during a concert back in December ... claiming Depp's hired muscle… READ MORE >

- 1106 days ago
'The Lone Ranger' -- Multi-Million Dollar Set ... In the Middle of Nowhere

'The Lone Ranger'
Multi-Million Dollar Set ... In the Middle of Nowhere

The Lone Ranger is gonna have to travel a LOOOOONG way to catch bad guys ... 'cause brand new video shows the set for the new movie is MILES from any sort of civilization. Producers have erected… READ MORE >

- 1144 days ago

Around The Web