John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II is an American actor, film producer, and musician. He has won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild award for Best Actor. He rose to prominence on the 1980s television series 21 Jump Street, becoming a teen idol. Since then, Depp took on challenging roles and "larger-than-life" characters starting with a supporting role in Oliver Stone's Platoon in 1986, then playing the title character in Edward Scissorhands, and later found box office success in Sleepy Hollow, Pirates of the Caribbean, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Alice in Wonderland, and Rango. He has collaborated with director and friend Tim Burton in eight films. Depp has gained worldwide acclaim for his portrayals of such people as Ed Wood in Ed Wood, Joseph D. Pistone in Donnie Brasco, Hunter S. Thompson in Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, George Jung in Blow, Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean, J.M. Barrie in Finding Neverland and the Depression Era outlaw John Dillinger in Michael Mann's Public Enemies. Films featuring Depp have grossed over $3.1 billion at the United States box office and over $7.6 billion worldwide.
- Born: June 9, 1963 (age 54), Owensboro
- Spouse: Amber Heard (2012 to present - Domestic partnership), Lori Anne Allison (1983-12-24 to 1986-03-07 - Marriage), Sherilyn Fenn (1985 to 1988 - Domestic partnership), Winona Ryder (1990-07 to 1993 - Domestic partnership), Kate Moss (1994 to 1998 - Domestic partnership), Vanessa Paradis (1998-06 to 2012-06-19 - Domestic partnership)
- Aliases: Colonel, J. Depp, John Christopher "Johnny" Depp II, John Christopher Depp, John Christopher Depp II, Johnny, Mr. Stench, Oprah Noodlemantra
- Children: John "Jack" Christopher Depp III, Lily-Rose Melody Depp
- Height: 5′ 10″ (1.78m)