Johnny Depp is an actor and musician. He rose to prominence in the 1980s television series “21 Jump Street”. He began his acting career with his major role in the horror film A Nightmare on Elm Street. The success of Tim Burton’s movie Edward Scissorhands in which he undertook the quirky title role, marked his long association with Burton. Later, he found box office success in films like Sleepy Hollow, Pirates of the Caribbean series, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. His portrayals as George Jung in Blow, Hunter S. Thompson in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, or Edward D. Wood, Jr., in Ed Wood have highly appreciated. The actor has been nominated for top awards many times, including an Academy Award for Best Actor for playing J. M. Barrie in Finding Neverland and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy, for playing Willy Wonka in the 2005 film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. He won the Best Actor Awards for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Besides, the actor was named as the Sexiest man alive by People magazine twice.
Let’s have a review at Johnny Depp’ portrayals and movies over the years.
In 1990, Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder appear in the Tim Burton film, Edward Scissorhands whose success began his long association with Burton
Johnny Depp rose to prominence from the television series '21 Jump Street'
Johnny Depp starred in the 1993 movie Benny & Joon
Johnny Depp at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival
Johnny Depp starred as an American Idian in the 1997 film 'The Brave'
Johnny Depp starred as Ichabod Crane in Sleepy Hollow, which reflected director Burton’s battle with the Hollywood studio system
Depp also collaborated with director Tim Burton in the 1994 Oscar Award winning film 'Ed Wood’
Johnny Depp played notorious American gangster John Dillinge in the film 'Public Enemies'
Johnny Depp at Graumann's Chinese Theater
Johnny Depp in April 2011
Pirates of the Caribbean Johnny Depp Interview