Johnny Depp

One of the top A-list stars in Hollywood, Johnny Depp is an American actor, producer and musician. Depp, born on June 9, 1963, moved frequently in his childhood. His mother, Betty Sue Palmer, is a waitress and his father, Robert Palmer, is a civil engineer. His parents had four children together, with Johnny Depp being the youngest. Depp's parents divorced when the actor was 15. 

Johnny Depp's first major role came in the 1984 classic A Nightmare On Elm Street. The actor's part ended when Freddy Krueger killed him. He also scored a minor role in Oliver Stone's Platoon. 

Depp's success continued by starring in a lead role on the television hit 21 Jump Street. The role propelled Johnny Depp to teen heartthrob status in the last 1980s. 

The iconic actor filmed roles in many blockbuster films. Edward Scissorhands, Benny & Joon and Donnie Brasco are a few of the notable major motion pictures Depp played the lead character in the 1990s. He acted next to Ray Liotta in 2001 film Blow

The emergence of Depp's character Captain Jack Sparrow in 2003's Pirates Of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl set him up as the centerpiece of Disney's Pirates franchise. The Pirates franchise has made Disney over $3.7 billion worldwide. The role catapulted Depp into a string of very strange lead characters. He would play outrageous characters Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in 2005, Alice in Wonderland in 2010 and The Lone Ranger in 2013. 

Depp has walked down the aisle twice and is currently married to Amber Heard. He has two kids. Depp formed the production company Infinitum Nihil in 2004. His list of ex-girlfriends includes Kate Moss, Winona Ryder and Vanessa Paradis. The actor is known for playing guitar. He is reportedly worth over $400 million and has acted in over 40 major motion pictures.

Movies

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Captain Jack Sparrow
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016) Mad Hatter
Black Mass (2015) James "Whitey" Bulger
Into the Woods (2014) The Wolf
For No Good Reason (2014) Himself
Transcendence (2014) Will Caster
Mortdecai (2014) Charlie Mortdecai, Producer
Tusk (2014) Actor
LaDonna Harris: Indian 101 (2014) Executive Producer
A Nightmare on Elm Street (2013) Glen Lantz
The Lone Ranger (2013) Executive Producer, Tonto
Dark Shadows (2012) Barnabas Collins, Producer
Hugo (2011) Producer
The Rum Diary (2011) Paul Kemp, Producer
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides: An IMAX 3D Experience (2011) Capt. Jack Sparrow
Rango (2011) Rango
The Tourist (2010) Frank Tupelo
When You're Strange (2010) Narrator
Alice in Wonderland An IMAX 3D Experience (2010) The Mad Hatter
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2010) Imaginarium Tony 1
Public Enemies (2009) John Dillinger
The Doors: When You're Strange (2009) Narrator
Gonzo: The Life and Times of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson (2008) Narrator
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) Sweeney Todd
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) Capt. Jack Sparrow
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006) Capt. Jack Sparrow
Deep Sea (2006) Narrator
The Libertine (2005) Rochester
Tim Burton's Corpse Bride (2005) Victor Van Dort
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) Willy Wonka
Finding Neverland (2004) J.M. Barrie
... And They Lived Happily Ever After (2004) L'inconnu
Secret Window (2004) Mort Rainey
Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003) CIA Agent Sands
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) Captain Jack Sparrow
Breakfast With Hunter (2003) Himself
From Hell (2001) Fred Abberline
The Man Who Cried (2001) Cesar
Blow (2001) George Jung
Chocolat (2000) Roux
Before Night Falls (2000) Bon Bon/Lieutenant Victor
The Ninth Gate (1999) Dean Corso
Sleepy Hollow (1999) Constable Ichabod Crane
The Astronaut's Wife (1999) Commander Spencer Armacost
The Source (1999) Jack Kerouac
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) 'Uncle' Raoul Duke
Los Angeles Without a Map (1998) Himself/William Blake
Donnie Brasco (1997) Donnie
The Brave (1997) Director, Raphael
Dead Man (1995) William "Bill" Blake
Don Juan de Marco and the Centerfold (1995) Don Juan
Nick of Time (1995) Gene Watson
Ed Wood (1994) Edward D. Wood, Jr.
What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) Gilbert Grape
Benny & Joon (1993) Sam
Arizona Dream (1993) Blackmar
Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare (1991) Teen on TV
Edward Scissorhands (1990) Edward Scissorhands
Cry Baby (1990) Wade 'Cry-Baby' Walker
21 Jump Street (1987) Officer Tom Hanson
Platoon (1986) Pvt. Lerner
Slow Burn (1986) Donnie Fleischer
Perigo em Alta Voltagem (1986) Donnie Fleischer
Private Resort (1985) Jack

TV Shows

21 Jump Street (1987) Officer Tom Hanson