John Christopher Depp II (born June 9, 1963) is an American performing artist, maker, and performer. He has been named for 3 Academy Awards and won the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor. He rose to unmistakable quality on the 1980s TV arrangement 21 Jump Street, turning into a youngster symbol.
Depp has gone up against the undertaking of testing himself to depict “overwhelming” parts, beginning with a supporting part in Oliver Stone’s Vietnam War film Platoon in 1986, at that point playing the title character in the sentimental dull dream Edward Scissorhands (1990). He later discovered film industry accomplishment in the dream enterprise film Sleepy Hollow (1999), the dream swashbuckler film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and its spin-offs, the dream film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), the dream film Alice in Wonderland (2010) and voicing the title character in the energized activity drama western Rango (2011). He has worked together on nine movies with executive, maker and companion Tim Burton.
Depp is viewed as one of the world’s greatest film stars. He has picked up laud from analysts for his depictions including screenwriter-executive Ed Wood in Ed Wood, covert FBI operator Joseph D. Pistone in Donnie Brasco, creator J. M. Barrie in Finding Neverland, and the Boston criminal Whitey Bulger in Black Mass. Movies including Depp have netted over $3.2 billion at the United States film industry and over $8 billion around the world. His most industrially effective movies are the Pirates of the Caribbean arrangement, which netted $3 billion, Alice in Wonderland, which earned $1 billion, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which netted $474 million, and The Tourist, which earned $278 million.
Depp has been selected for significant acting honors, including three assignments for Academy Award for Best Actor. Depp won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for The Curse of the Black Pearl. He has been recorded in the 2012 Guinness World Records as the most generously compensated performer, with profit of $75 million. Depp was accepted as a Disney Legend in 2015