The versatile actor John Christopher Depp II aka Johnny Depp is the most prolific actor of his generation. He played different characters and rocked in all of them. Next News Updates brings you the best of his characters for you.
Who is Johnny Depp?
Johnny Depp aka John Christopher Depp II is an American actor, producer, and Musician. Pirates of the Caribbean’s actor Depp made his first debut in A Nightmare on Elm Street, a horror movie in 1984. Johnny came to prominence after teen idol on a TV series 21 Jump Street in 1987- 1990.
Depp was nominated 10 times for Golden Globe Awards and won the best actor for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in the year 2007.
Jhonny Depp Character:
The most loved, praised, and prominent characters of Johnny Depp are here. If you’re a fan of Jhonny Depp or you have recently been his fan, then you’re at the right place. To know more about his best characters he played stay connected with us.
A Nightmare on Elm Street:
A Nightmare on Elm Street was Jhonnhy’s first movie ever. Jhonny played Glen Lantz, a 17-year boy in the movie, and was the deuteragonist of the story. Glen is the boyfriend of Nancy Thompson. Glen Lantz was one of the original elm street children.
Their parents burned Freddy Kruger to death and glen was also the third victim of Freddy Kruger’s killing spree. A Nightmare on Elm Street was released in 1984. There is also one interesting fact about his debut. Jhonny’s wife Lori Ann Allison introduced him to the actor Nicolas cage. Nicolas advised Jhonny to pursue an acting career.
Jhonny in 1994 played the role of Ed Wood in a biographical comedy movie directed by Tim Burton Ed Wood. He played an eponymous cult filmmaker.
Jhonny said that he signed this project 10 min after hearing the story. He also said this movie gave him a chance to explore and have fun. Johnny Depp was depressed at that time because of his films and filmmaking.
Dead Man stars Jhonny Depp, who plays the role of William Blake. William Blake is an accountant from Cleveland, Ohio. The character William is on run after murdering a man. The movie is in a set of late 1800s. Dead Man was released in 1995.
Jhonny Depp plays the role of a police constable Ichabod Crane who is sent to the village Sleepy Hollow to investigate the series of murders happening there. Sleepy Hollow is an American gothic supernatural horror movie released in 1999.
The Man Who Cried:
Jhonny played the role of Cesar in The Man Who Cried which is an Anglo-French drama film of 2000. The plot of the movie is about a young Jewish young girl who gets separated from her father and grows in England, later she moves to Paris.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl:
Jhonny Depp played the role of Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl in 2003.
Depp’s characters Captain Jack Sparrow appears in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Mans Chest (2006), Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End in 2007, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides in 2011, and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales in 2017.