ohn Christopher Depp II (conceived June 9, 1963) is an American entertainer, maker, and performer. He is the beneficiary of different honors, including a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award, notwithstanding designations for three Academy Awards and two BAFTA grants.
Depp made his component film debut in the thriller A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) and showed up in Platoon (1986), preceding ascending to unmistakable quality as a high schooler symbol on the TV series 21 Jump Street (1987-1990). During the 1990s, Depp acted for the most part in free movies with auteur chiefs, frequently playing flighty characters. These included Cry-Baby (1990), What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Benny and Joon (1993), Dead Man (1995), Donnie Brasco (1997), and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998). Depp additionally started his long-lasting coordinated effort with chief Tim Burton, depicting the leads in the movies Edward Scissorhands (1990), Ed Wood (1994), and Sleepy Hollow (1999).
In 2012, Depp was one of the world’s greatest film stars, and was recorded by the Guinness World Records as the world’s most generously compensated entertainer, with profit of US$75 million in a year. During the 2010s Depp started delivering films through his organization Infinitum Nihil. He likewise got basic commendation for Black Mass (2015) and framed the stone supergroup Hollywood Vampires with Alice Cooper and Joe Perry, prior to featuring as Gellert Grindelwald in the Wizarding World movies Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016), and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018).
Somewhere in the range of 1998 and 2012, Depp was involved with French vocalist Vanessa Paradis and together they had two kids, including entertainer Lily-Rose Depp. From 2015 to 2017, Depp was hitched to entertainer Amber Heard. Their separation drew a lot of media consideration as both claimed maltreatment against one another. In 2018, Depp fruitlessly sued the distributers of British newspaper The Sun for maligning under English regulation; an adjudicator controlled the distribution naming him a “spouse blender” was “considerably obvious”. Depp later effectively sued Heard in a 2022 preliminary in Virginia; a seven-part jury decided that Heard’s charges of “sexual savagery” and “homegrown maltreatment” were misleading and criticized Depp under American regulation.