Articles about Johnny Depp

The star of the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' series, Johnny Depp, is an American producer, actor, and musician. Depp dropped out of school at 16 to pursue his career in rock music. He then joined a band called ‘Six Gun Method’ and did odd jobs alongside. In the 1980s, it was actor Nicolas Cage who advised Depp to try his luck in acting. He made his debut in Hollywood with the horror film 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' in 1984. After featuring in the 1987 TV series '21 Jump Street' as an undercover police officer, he gained popularity among teenagers. In 1990, Depp started working with Tim Burton when he learned to bring emotions without dialogues. He has been part of a number of acclaimed films that helped him receive nominations for the Golden Globe Awards. In 2003, his character of Jack Sparrow in the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' series earned Depp worldwide appreciation and attention. He received numerous awards for his role. Some of his most notable films include 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory', 'Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street', 'Alice in Wonderland', and 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them', and 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald', among others. In 2012, the Guinness World Records listed Depp as the world's highest-paid actor.

Discovery+ documentary to feature Johnny Depp, Amber Heard's broken marriage

21 Nov 2021

Discovery+ documentary to feature Johnny Depp, Amber Heard's broken marriage

A new documentary about Hollywood's famous ex-couple, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, is in the making, according to Deadline.

Amid scuffle with ex-husband Johnny Depp, Amber Heard welcomes baby

02 Jul 2021

Amid scuffle with ex-husband Johnny Depp, Amber Heard welcomes baby

Amber Heard is now a mother!

#JusticeForJohnnyDepp trends, fans want Amber Heard gone from 'Aquaman 2'

29 Jun 2021

#JusticeForJohnnyDepp trends, fans want Amber Heard gone from 'Aquaman 2'

Fans of veteran actor Johnny Depp rose in unison against his ex-wife actress Amber Heard's continued participation in the superhero Aquaman franchise.

Man breaks into Johnny Depp's mansion, takes a shower

22 Mar 2021

Man breaks into Johnny Depp's mansion, takes a shower

An unidentified man broke into the sprawling mansion of American actor Johnny Depp in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, on Thursday.

Johnny Depp's defamation case hearing against Amber Heard delayed again

26 Feb 2021

Johnny Depp's defamation case hearing against Amber Heard delayed again

The defamation case slapped by Johnny Depp against Amber Heard got a new date.

Twitter disses Netflix US for removing all Johnny Depp content

13 Jan 2021

Twitter disses Netflix US for removing all Johnny Depp content

Johnny Depp, embroiled in a bitter legal battle with ex-wife Amber Heard, has indeed lost some ground and reputation.

Robert Downey Jr. wants Johnny Depp for 'Sherlock Holmes 3'

20 Dec 2020

Robert Downey Jr. wants Johnny Depp for 'Sherlock Holmes 3'

Johnny Depp, an actor of high regard struggling for acceptance due to his publicized personal life, seems to have long-time friend and co-star Robert Downey Jr. having his back.

Depp challenges 'The Sun' verdict, approaches UK Court of appeal

15 Dec 2020

Depp challenges 'The Sun' verdict, approaches UK Court of appeal

The fight between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard is far from over.

Mads Mikkelsen talks of 'Fantastic Beasts 3,' replacing Johnny Depp

04 Dec 2020

Mads Mikkelsen talks of 'Fantastic Beasts 3,' replacing Johnny Depp

We all know by now that Mads Mikkelsen is succeeding Johnny Depp as the scheming wizard antagonist Gellert Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 3.

Mads Mikkelsen confirmed to play Gellert Grindelwald in 'Fantastic Beasts'

29 Nov 2020

Mads Mikkelsen confirmed to play Gellert Grindelwald in 'Fantastic Beasts'

Putting all speculations to rest, Warner Bros. has finally confirmed that Mads Mikkelsen will replace Johnny Depp as Gellert Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 3.

Reeves talks about Johnny Silverhand, tech marvels of 'Cyberpunk 2077'

27 Nov 2020

Reeves talks about Johnny Silverhand, tech marvels of 'Cyberpunk 2077'

Cyberpunk 2077 is an action-packed role-playing game based on the Cyberpunk franchise. It will see Keanu Reeves in a major role and is set for a December 10 release this year.

Why 'paid Aquaman petitions' make Amber Heard's return more likely

22 Nov 2020

Why 'paid Aquaman petitions' make Amber Heard's return more likely

Hold your horses, Johnny Depp lovers and Amber Heard haters.

'Hannibal' star Mads Mikkelsen in talks for 'Fantastic Beasts 3'

12 Nov 2020

'Hannibal' star Mads Mikkelsen in talks for 'Fantastic Beasts 3'

We recently predicted five worthy actors who could do justice to Johnny Depp's character in the now-vacant role of Fantastic Beasts 3.

Exiting 'Fantastic Beasts 3' made Johnny Depp richer by $10mn

12 Nov 2020

Exiting 'Fantastic Beasts 3' made Johnny Depp richer by $10mn

Finally, here's some good news for Johnny Depp fans, who have been unable to bear the fact that the noted actor has accepted Warner Bros.' request to resign from Fantastic Beasts 3.

Here are our top 5 picks for new Gellert Grindelwald

08 Nov 2020

Here are our top 5 picks for new Gellert Grindelwald

Unfortunately, Johnny Depp has been told to leave his tyrannically impactful role of Gellert Grindelwald in the Fantastic Beasts franchise.

'The Sun' case fallout: Depp forced to quit 'Fantastic-Beasts' franchise

07 Nov 2020

'The Sun' case fallout: Depp forced to quit 'Fantastic-Beasts' franchise

Veteran actor Johnny Depp will no longer be seen as the ominous Gellert Grindelwald, the antagonist of the first two films of the Harry Potter spin-off series.

Johnny Depp loses case against 'The Sun' involving ex-wife Heard

02 Nov 2020

Johnny Depp loses case against 'The Sun' involving ex-wife Heard

Actor Johnny Depp has legally failed to substantiate his claims against tabloid The Sun over an article that branded him a "wife-beater" while mentioning his and ex-wife Amber Heard's tumultuous relationship.

'Fantastic Beasts 3' resumes shoot amid "a whole new normal"

22 Sep 2020

'Fantastic Beasts 3' resumes shoot amid "a whole new normal"

Fantastic Beasts 3 is finally back to its sets after waiting it out for the coronavirus pandemic to calm down a bit.

Veteran filmmaker Johnny Bakshi passes away at age 83

05 Sep 2020

Veteran filmmaker Johnny Bakshi passes away at age 83

Veteran film producer and director Johnny Bakshi passed away on Saturday morning at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 83.

Johnny Depp wants defamation case trial against Amber Heard postponed

04 Sep 2020

Johnny Depp wants defamation case trial against Amber Heard postponed

Legendary actor Johnny Depp wants the hearings of the defamation case he has lodged against his ex-wife Amber Heard to be delayed.

Entertainment round-up: Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son is COVID-19 positive, and more

23 Jul 2020

Entertainment round-up: Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son is COVID-19 positive, and more

In the world of entertainment, news on Thursday was unwittingly about celebrities' COVID-19 test results. Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son tested positive, while megastar Amitabh Bachchan busted a fake news report claiming he "recovered" from the disease.

Entertainment round-up: A digital protest for Sushant, and more

22 Jul 2020

Entertainment round-up: A digital protest for Sushant, and more

In the world of entertainment, news on Wednesday was about late Sushant Singh Rajput's fans continuing to seek a more detailed investigation into his death, and some more goodness from actor Sonu Sood.

All that happened in the entertainment world today

20 Jul 2020

All that happened in the entertainment world today

In the world of entertainment, it was a mixed bag on Monday.

What made news in the entertainment world today?

16 Jul 2020

What made news in the entertainment world today?

In perhaps the biggest-ever announcement from Netflix India, the streaming giant on Thursday unveiled a line-up of 17 Indian movies and shows, that will be out in coming months.

Johnny Depp allegedly said he would "burn" ex-wife Amber Heard

28 Feb 2020

Johnny Depp allegedly said he would "burn" ex-wife Amber Heard

Hollywood actor Johnny Depp allegedly said via text messages that he wanted to "burn" his former wife Amber Heard and "f**k her burnt corpse" during their volatile relationship in the past.

Radhika Apte's Apple TV+ series 'Shantaram' goes on floor

18 Dec 2019

Radhika Apte's Apple TV+ series 'Shantaram' goes on floor

The shooting for Apple TV+'s upcoming series Shantaram has commenced in India.

Six Hollywood celebrities who found luck by chance

26 Aug 2019

Six Hollywood celebrities who found luck by chance

Legendary Hollywood actor Sir Michael Caine recently revealed how a chance encounter with a bunch of pretty girls in a drama class in the 1960s prompted him to be an actor.

These famous and well-deserving actors have never won an Oscar

18 Aug 2019

These famous and well-deserving actors have never won an Oscar

Despite being an established actor in Hollywood, there was one jinx that haunted Leonardo DiCaprio for long: He couldn't win an Academy Award, in spite of getting nominated for a stunning six times.

These 7 Hollywood celebrities have their own, private expensive islands

17 Aug 2019

These 7 Hollywood celebrities have their own, private expensive islands

Top-notch performers, singers and actors in Hollywood earn in millions, and there are many who invest in a place, where they would not be hounded by paparazzi.

Seven blockbuster roles that Will Smith has turned down

10 Aug 2019

Seven blockbuster roles that Will Smith has turned down

There's no denying that Will Smith is an actor of international repute. However, he still remains bereft of an Oscar.

Six times Hollywood drew inspiration from other language films

09 Aug 2019

Six times Hollywood drew inspiration from other language films

Films are a piece of art.

Really weird habits of our favorite Hollywood actors

03 Aug 2019

Really weird habits of our favorite Hollywood actors

Showbiz is all about being faultless. When we see these celebrities on screen or gracing the red carpets, the aura around them leaves us in awe.

Priyanka, Deepika's looks at Met Gala are bold, yet unimpressive

07 May 2019

Priyanka, Deepika's looks at Met Gala are bold, yet unimpressive

Bajirao Mastani actors Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra attended the Met Gala yesterday held in New York. While Priyanka went for a bold look this year as well, Deepika notched it up compared to her last two appearances.

'Pirates of the Caribbean' reboot jeopardized following 'Deadpool' writers' exit

16 Feb 2019

'Pirates of the Caribbean' reboot jeopardized following 'Deadpool' writers' exit

It appears that the Pirates of the Caribbean reboot has sailed into stormy waters following the exit of Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, the hotshot writers behind the Deadpool movie.

Daniel Radcliffe believes Harry Potter will eventually get a reboot

14 Feb 2019

Daniel Radcliffe believes Harry Potter will eventually get a reboot

Daniel Radcliffe will forever be known as the boy who lived, for his role in the Harry Potter franchise, that has become an iconic part of popular culture.

From island to village: 5 expensive things Johnny Depp owns

29 Jan 2019

From island to village: 5 expensive things Johnny Depp owns

Johnny Depp is one of Hollywood's renowned names. He has recently gained a degree of infamy following Amber Heard's accusations against him for domestic abuse.

Ex-wife Amber Heard terrified of Johnny Depp's abusive alter-ego

05 Jan 2019

Ex-wife Amber Heard terrified of Johnny Depp's abusive alter-ego

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp went through a messy divorce after the former accused the latter of domestic abuse.

Here's how much Disney saves by dropping Johnny Depp

03 Jan 2019

Here's how much Disney saves by dropping Johnny Depp

Pirates of the Caribbean is one of the most beloved franchises by Disney and fans are accustomed to seeing their favorite pirate Jack Sparrow, whose eccentricities are brilliantly brought to life by Johnny Depp.

Johnny Depp officially dropped from 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise

23 Dec 2018

Johnny Depp officially dropped from 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise

What had long been rumored has finally been confirmed - fan-favorite actor Johnny Depp has been dropped from the role of Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.

Amber Heard speaks on backlash she faced after accusing Depp

22 Dec 2018

Amber Heard speaks on backlash she faced after accusing Depp

Amber Heard recently played warrior princess Mera in Aquaman.