A man who needs no introduction, Johnny Deep is a man who lives in almost everyone’s heart whether he is a child, young women, adults or old people. Johnny Deep is much known for his role in Pirates of The Caribbean, Sleepy Hollow, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. No matter how much we praise him for his actions it is not enough. With the height of 5ft 10 inch, he has won the heart of millions of people. People recognize him as Captain Jack Sparrow after his role in Pirates of The Caribbean. You may know about his professional life, but do you know about his personal life?
Let’s go through his personal life- Age, Married, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Dating, Charity, Movies, Music, Daughter, and Divorce.
Caption: Handsome Jonny Deep in his black sunglass
Johnny Deep was born on June 9, 1963, in Owensboro, Kentucky by civil engineer father, Johnny Deep II and mother Betty Sue Palmer, who had worked for fourteen years as a waitress. Johnny’s mother was already married before marrying his father and had two sons, Daniel and Debbie. Currently, Johnny is running at the age of fifty-five and still looks young. Johnny has one sister named Christy. At a very small age, Johnny has passion towards the music industry.
Caption: Johnny Deep Childhood pictures
Johnny Deep’s mother is an Indian and father belonged to the tribe of the Cherokee. At a very small age, the actor has moved in several places with the family. At the age of fifteen, he had already changed several towns and dozens of homes. As a child, Johnny had to go through lots of obstacles in his life. His mother had to work day and night to feed her kids but his dad used to drink a lot in his spare times and wasn’t ashamed to bit his wife and children. Unfortunately, in 1978 his parents got divorced. At a small age, Johnny began to experiment with drugs and was expelled from his school.
At the age of sixteen, Johnny was dropped out of the school due to his unusual activities like smoking, drinking, and drugs addiction. Soon after his expel, he joined the garage band, The kids. There is no other information about his schooling life on the media.
At the age of twenty, Johnny met and married 25 years old makeup artist Lori Allison which was the starting phase of his career. At the same year, they moved to L.A with the band to achieve something big. After some years Johnny’s wife Lori introduced to her ex-boyfriend actor Nicolas Cage. Cage saw potential in Deep and advised him to join acting. Johnny did several small films and one day he landed up to his first legitimate horror movie Nightmare on Elm Street. In 1999 he replaced Jeff Yagher in the role undercover cop Tommy Hanson in a TV series 21 Jump Street which gave him a massive fan following. In 1999, he played numerous roles in teen-oriented movies like Edward Scissorhands. Johnny has played various characters in various movies and TV shows but the one to uplift his career was Pirates of The Caribbean.
Caption: Johnny Deep in Pirates of the Caribbean
Johnny had to go through a lot from a very small age. In 1993, he married the sister of one of the band members of ‘Rock City Angels’ and a makeup artist Lori Anne Allison. His wife and he supported each other in every work. But unfortunately, the couple divorced after their marriage for two years. Later, in 1986, he became engaged to an aspiring actress Sherilyn Fenn but never got married. Unfortunately, this relation also did not last for long. Johnny and his girlfriend ended up after sometimes. After having an unbalanced love life, Johnny stayed in a long-term relationship with French singer Vanessa Paradise from 1988 through 2012. They have been in the relationship for almost 14 years. Vanessa is a mother of their two children, daughter Lily-Rose Melody Deep born in 1999 and John Christopher Deep III. Throughout the 80’s he also had a relationship with Jennifer Grey, Kate Moss, and Winona Ryder. The actor is also involved in different charity shows. His charity work includes ‘Actor Funds of America’ and extensive effort to raise funds for the ‘Children’s Hospice and Palliative Care Coalition’. Talking about his economic side, according to Forbes, his net worth is estimated to be $400 million dollars and holds average salary of $50 million. His certain proportion of income arises from his shares, investments and real estate holdings.
Caption: Johnny Deep with his family
Moving towards his awards his nominations and awards are massive throughout his career. At the Academic Awards USA, he was nominated for Oscar in 2004 for Best Actor in Leading Role for Pirates of Caribbean. In 2005 he was nominated for Oscar for Best Performance by an Actor in Leading Role for Finding Neverland and in 2008 he was nominated for Oscar for Best Performance by an Actor in Leading Role for Sweeney Todd. At the Golden Globes USA he was nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in Motion Pictures-Comedy and Musical for Edward Scissorhands in 1991 for Benny and Joon in 1994, for Ed Wood in 1995, for Best Actor in Motion Pictures-Drama for Pirates of the Caribbean in 2004, Charlie and Chocolate factory in 2006 an many more. Talking about his winning awards, he won his first major award at The London Film Critics Circle Awards for Best Actor of the Year for Ed Wood and Don Juan DeMarco. He was also awarded an honorary ‘Cesar’, France national film award in 1999. From 2011 to 2014 he won People’s Choice Awards for Favourite Movie Actor on three occasions. He also received numerous Teen Choice and Kids choice awards. He also received ‘MTV Generation Awards’ in 2012. Not only that, he was listed as the highest paid actor in ‘Guinness World Record’.
Caption: Johnny Deep at the People’s Choice Awards, in L.A
Johnny Deep started his film career in 1984 in a horror movie A Nightmare on Elm Street as Glen Lantz.He appeared in movie Platoon in 1986. Later in 1990, he played in movies like Cry-Baby and Edward Scissorhands. In 1993 he acted in movies like Arizona Dream and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape. In 1994 he played in Benny and Joon 1993 romantic drama Ed Wood. From 1995 to 2000, he played in different roles in movies like Don Juan DeMarco, Donnie Brasco, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, The Night Gate, and Sleepy Hollow. In the 2000s he played various roles in movies like Chocolat, Blow, From Hell, Once Upon a Time in Mexico, Finding Neverland, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Public Enemies, Sweeny Todd, At World’s End, On Stranger Tides, Dead Men Tell No Tales, Pirates of the Caribbean and many more .In 2010, he played a role as Mad Hatter in the movie Alice in Wonderland. His TV shows include Lady Blue, Slow Burn, 21 Jump Street, Hotel, The Vicar of Dibley, King of the Hill, Life’s too short, The American Life and SpongeBob SquarePants. As a director, he has worked in movies like Stuff a short movie and The Brave (also as writer). As a producer, he has produced movies like The Rum Diary, Hugo, Dark Shadows, The Longer Ranger, LaDonna Harris: Indian, Mortdecai, and Doug Stanhope.
Talking about his social networking sites, he has 192k followers on Twitter and has 585twits which indicates that he is active on Twitter. Moving towards his Instagram, he has 132k followers and 1597 posts. Deep has 98k likes and followers on Facebook. To know more about Johnny Deep and to keep in touch with his personal life click on the link below:0 0
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