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Johnny Depp arrived in Beijing for his first trip to China in a flurry of hugs, who hugged anyone he came into contact with at a meet-and-greet event America in and became the highest grossing Hollywood film of the. Johnny Depp has had a number of high-profile relationships over the years, but to the feeling I have with Winona,” Depp once told PEOPLE after meeting Ryder. They also costarred in the film Edward Scissorhands. John Christopher Depp II is an American actor, director, screen writer, film producer,art director Lone Ranger with Armie Hammer (), and Transcendence () with Morgan Freeman. . "'Gilbert Grape' at When Johnny met Leo.
Depp became a popular teen idol during the late s, when he starred as a police officer who goes on an undercover operation in a high school in the Fox television series 21 Jump Streetwhich premiered in Despite his success, Depp felt that the series "forced [him] into the role of product. The film was a critical and commercial success that established him as a leading Hollywood actor[ citation needed ] and began his long association with Burton. Producer Scott Rudin has stated that "basically Johnny Depp is playing Tim Burton in all his movies";  although Burton disapproved of the comment, Depp agrees with it.
In his introduction to Burton on Burton, a book of interviews with the director, Depp called Burton " Although it was not a box office success upon its initial release,[ citation needed ] over the years it has gained cult classic status. He appeared in three films in In the romantic comedy Benny and Joonhe played an eccentric and illiterate silent film fan who befriends a mentally ill woman and her brother; it became a sleeper hit.
In his review of the film, Todd McCarthy of Variety said that "Depp manages to command center screen with a greatly affable, appealing characterization. InDepp reunited with director Tim Burton, playing the title role in Ed Wooda biographical film about one of history's most inept film directors.
Depp later stated that he was at the time depressed about films and filmmaking, but that "within 10 minutes of hearing about the project, I was committed. He then starred in Jim Jarmusch 's Dead Mana Western shot entirely in black-and-white ; it was not a commercial success and had mixed critical reviews. Depp's final film of the year was in the financial and critical failure Nick of Timea thriller in which he played an accountant who is told to kill a politician to save his kidnapped daughter.
He portrayed Joseph D. To prepare for the role, Depp spent time with the real-life Joe Pistone, on whose memoirs the film was based.
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Donnie Brasco was a commercial and critical success, and is considered to contain one of Depp's finest performances. He starred in it as a poor Native American man, who accepts a proposal from a wealthy man, played by Marlon Brando, to appear in a snuff film in exchange for money for his family.
Depp was a fan and friend of writer Hunter S. Thompsonand played his alter ego Raoul Duke in Fear and Loathing in Las VegasTerry Gilliam 's film adaptation of Thompson's pseudobiographical novel of the same name. Pirates of the Caribbean and continued success Depp has generally chosen roles which he found interesting, rather than those he thought would succeed at the box office. The Curse of the Black Pearlwhich was a major box office success.
Barrie in the film Finding Neverland The following year he starred as Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factorywhich reunited him with director Tim Burton, with whom he had not collaborated since Sleepy Hollow. The film was a box office success and had a positive critical reception,   with Depp being nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor — Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. The Legend of Jack Sparrow.
The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Burton had first given him an original cast recording of the stage musical inand although not a fan of the musical genre, Depp had grown to like the tale's treatment. He cited Peter Lorre in Mad Love as his main influence for the role.The Lone Ranger Trailer #2 Johnny Depp 2013 Movie - Official [HD]
He recorded demos and worked with Bruce Witkin to shape his vocals without a qualified voice coach. Watching Depp's barber wield his razors All three actors gave their salaries to Ledger's daughter Matilda. It's hard for me, it's gotta be hard for her. The Infamous Dog Apology Video "Australia is a wonderful island with a treasure trove of unique plants, animals and people," Heard said in a stilted apology video about the dog debacle. The awkward video would go on to be mocked by many, including Stephen Colbert, and Depp himself.
Alleged Attack Following Heard's Birthday As noted in her court filing, Heard, who turned 30 on April 22, claims another abusive incident occurred when Depp showed up to her birthday party "inebriated and high" and "violently shoved me to the floor" after allegedly grabbing her by the hair. Solo at the Met Gala After the apology video, the couple was rarely spotted together. Heard stunned in her silky, high-slit Ralph Lauren gown at the Met Gala, but appeared at the annual fashion event without Depp at her side.
At the time, Depp was in the middle of a press tour for his latest film, Alice Through the Looking Glass, which opened in theaters one week later.
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Depp had a close relationship with his mother -- he even got a tattoo of her name, "Betty Sue," inside a heart on his left upper arm in the late '80s.
The Call Heard claims in court documents that on this night, she and Depp got into a heated altercation, which allegedly resulted in him inflicting a bruise near her eye. Heard alleges that the bruises were caused by Depp throwing a cell phone at her face.
According to Heard, the two were having a "peaceful conversation" about the death of Depp's mother when he allegedly "began obsessing about something that was untrue and his demeanor changed dramatically.
Johnny continued screaming at me, pulling my hair, striking me and violently grabbing my face. When the LAPD responded to the incident, however, the department said they found no evidence of a crime.
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Heard claimed it was only a verbal dispute at the time. She did not mention Depp's name, nor was he present when police arrived to the scene, according to the LAPD. When Depp later responded in his own filing, however, he listed their separation date as "To Be Determined.
That same day, Depp filed a responseasking the court to "terminate the court's ability to award support" to Heard. In the documents, he also asked that Heard pay her own attorney fees, in response to her request for Depp to cover all the costs.
In addition, the Pirates of the Caribbean star in the legal filings requested a separation of certain assets, including "miscellaneous jewelry" and earnings made after their separation. Depp's Rep Issues a Statement One day after news broke that the two had called it quits, Depp's rep issued a statement on the actor's behalf.
The judge then granted Heard a temporary restraining order against Depp, forcing him to stay at least yards away and avoid any contact with her. A hearing was set for June Depp's Daughter and Exes Come to His Defense When some people, including a few celebrities, started to take sides through a "trial by Twitter," Depp's daughter, Lily-Rose, and two of his exes, Paradis and Lori Anne Allison, quickly came to his defense.
His daughter took to Instagram to share a sweet throwback photo of the two from when she was a baby, calling her dad the "sweetest most loving person" in her caption. Paradis reportedly wrote a letterobtained by TMZ, in which she slammed Heard's "outrageous" allegations against Paradis' former longtime partner. Allison, who was Depp's first wife, echoed Paradis' sentiments, telling friends that "she doesn't believe Amber Heard's claim that Johnny brutalized her multiple times during their short marriage.
Spector and Joseph P. Koenig, released the following statement to ET in response: Amber has suffered through years of physical and psychological abuse at the hands of Johnny. In domestic violence cases, it is not unusual for the perpetrator's playbook to include miscasting the victim as the villain. Heard Retracts Request for Temporary Spousal Support Heard's lawyer filed a declaration withdrawing the actress' request for temporary spousal support from Depp.
In court documents obtained by ET, Heard claims she initially asked for temporary spousal support because she thought it was standard operating procedure in a divorce case, but now feels the move is being misinterpreted.
It's being "used against me to distract and divert the public away from the very serious real issue of domestic violence," Heard claims in the documents. The documents also read, "In light of the coordinated false and negative media campaign falsely depicting my attempts to attain a CLETS Domestic Violence Restraining Order as being financially motivated, I am hereby withdrawing the request The actor asked for a confidentiality agreement with Heard, filing a request for a protective order on all documents in their divorce case.