Depp Later Dated And Was Engaged To Actress Sherilyn Fenn Whom He

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He also has garnered a sex symbol status in American cinema, being twice named as the Sexiest man alive by People magazine in 2003 and 2009. Depp was born in Owensboro, Kentucky, the son of John Christopher Depp, Sr., a civil engineer, and his wife, the former Betty Sue Wells, a waitress. in 1978, Depp’s parents divorced. He engaged in self-harm as a child, due to the stress of dealing with family problems. He played with The Kids, a band that enjoyed modest local success. Depp later dated and was engaged to actress Sherilyn Fenn (whom he met on the set of the 1985 short film Dummies). Both Fenn and Depp auditioned for the 1986 film Thrashin’ and they were both cast, with Depp being chosen by the film’s director to star as the lead, which would have been Depp’s second major role.

The Series Success Turned Depp Into A Popular Teen Idol During The

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His first band was in honor of his girlfriend, Meredith. The Kids set out together for Los Angeles in pursuit of a record deal, changing their name to Six Gun Method, but the group split up before signing a record deal. The series’ success turned Depp into a popular teen idol during the late 1980s. He felt ” into the role of product.” Depp decided to appear only in films that he felt were right for him. Depp was the first choice and was cast to star in the 1986 American skater drama film Thrashin’, chosen and cast by the director but ultimately rejected by the film’s producer.