30 Johnny Depp Quotes on Life and Film

30 Johnny Depp Quotes on Life and Film

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Johnny Depp, born June 9 1963 in Owensboro Kentucky is an American Actor widely known for his role as captain Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean) , Edward Scissorhands (In Edward Scissorhands) and Willy Wonka (Charlie and the chocolate Factory) amongst others. As one of the most successful actors of his time, we thought we would take some time to discover these Amazing Johnny Depp Quotes on Life and Film:

Johnny Depp Quotes on Life and Film

“The ultimate for me would be to do a feature that didn’t require any narrative structure.”

Johnny Depp Quotes –   Quoted in Ron Dicker, “Going deep with rebel Johnny Depp,” Baltimore Sun (2003-07-08)

“I do have an affinity for damaged people, in life, in roles. I don’t know why. We’re all damaged in our own way. Nobody’s perfect. I think we are all somewhat screwy, every single one of us.”

Johnny Depp Quotes –  Quoted in Bernard Weintraub, “Playboy Interview: Johnny Depp,” Playboy (May 2004)

“Awards are not as important to me as when I meet a 10-year-old kid who says, “I love Captain Jack Sparrow.”

Johnny Depp Quotes –   Quoted in Bernard Weintraub, “Playboy Interview: Johnny Depp,” Playboy (May 2004)

“I despise those prick actors who say, “I was in character,” and “I became the character,” and all that stuff. It’s hideous. It’s just masturbation at the highest level.”

Johnny Depp Quotes –  Quoted in Chris Heath, “Johnny Depp’s Savage Journey,” Rolling Stone (1998-06-11)

“They tell you to be careful because maybe you don’t want to meet your heroes. I’ve met pretty much every one, and I’ve never been let down.”

“Johnny Depp on His Varied Career, Jack Sparrow, and “Torturing” Leonardo DiCaprio”. collider.com. February 6, 2016. 

“I trust kids far more than I do adults. Kids give you the honest opinion. They tell the truth.”

“Cast & Crew Interview, RANGO”. MoviesOnline Interview, http://www.moviesonline.ca.
Johnny Depp Quotes on life

“I actually tell lies for a living. Exactly. I mean, that’s what acting is, really.”

“Johnny Depp Smells Good: Rango Junket Report”. http://www.chud.com. March 01, 2011

“People in life, when they have a tendency to exaggerate or lie or whatever, you always sort of notice that their voice goes up quite high.”

Press Conference: Johnny Depp Talks Rango, http://www.mtv.com. March 3, 2011.

“I always felt like I was meant to have been born in another era, another time.”

“The Crowded Mind of Johnny Depp”. Interview with, http://www.vanityfair.com. January, 2011. 

“I don’t think anybody’s necessarily ready for death. You can only hope that when it approaches, you feel like you’ve said what you wanted to say. Nobody wants to go out in mid-sentence.”

“What I’ve Learned: Johnny Depp”. Interview with Cal Fussman, http://www.esquire.com. December 17, 2007.

“I just watched cartoons for three years, and that had a strong affect on me.”

“Johnny Depp on His Varied Career, Jack Sparrow, and “Torturing” Leonardo DiCaprio”. Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. February 6, 2016.

“I am doing things that are true to me. The only thing I have a problem with is being labeled.”

“Career Watch: Can Depp Transcend His Rep for Onscreen Quirk?” by Susan Wloszczyna, http://www.indiewire.com. April 21, 2014.

“Every time I stand in front of mirror, I found my face too ugly, so I thought I have to get the role in some movies which cover my face with make up.”

Johnny Depp Interview : In Imaginarium”. Interview with Finela, finela.wordpress.com. Desember 1, 2013. 

“The only responsibility I feel is to deliver something that’s new or at least to attempt that. The real responsibility is to entertain and to try and make people laugh.”

“Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides – Johnny Depp interview”. Interview with Rob Carnevale

“It’s important to keep challenging myself and try to come up with some new face every now and again.”

“Johnny Depp Talks Groomed Beards, Funny Pajamas, and Artistic Freedom”. Interview with Molly Goodson, http://www.popsugar.com. December 1, 2010. 
Johnny Depp Quotes on life

Greatest Johnny Depp Quotes

“I realized that it was great to have a job, but it didn’t have anything remotely to do with what I was striving for, so why was I doing it?”

“Johnny Depp on His Varied Career, Jack Sparrow, and “Torturing” Leonardo DiCaprio”. collider.com. February 6, 2016.

“I can’t stand not being able to joke around on set, so I have to.”

Johnny Depp on His Varied Career, Jack Sparrow, and “Torturing” Leonardo DiCaprio”. collider.com. February 6, 2016. 

“I was never disappointed by the people I’ve admired. And the choices I made when I was in a position where it was do-or-die were made with my heroes in mind.”

Johnny Depp Quotes – Interview with Iggy Pop, http://www.interviewmagazine.com. March 19, 2014.

“My recipe for success is chance, basically. Just luck. It’s a miracle that people still hire me after some of the stuff I’ve gotten away with. Honestly!”

Johnny Depp Quotes – View London Interview

“It’s a great honor that something that you took part in creating becomes this forever object.”

“Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Rob Marshall and Jerry Bruckheimer Interview Pirates of the Caribbean on Stranger Tides”. Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. May 17, 2011. 

“Once you get on the ship, everything is fine. Once you get on land, everything is not so fine.”

Johnny Depp on His Varied Career, Jack Sparrow, and “Torturing” Leonardo DiCaprio”. collider.com. February 6, 2016.

“I’ve thought of doing many things in my life, under the influence of life, and I’ve never actually thought of straddling two carriages while they’re moving.”

“Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Rob Marshall and Jerry Bruckheimer Interview Pirates of the Caribbean on Stranger Tides Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. May 17,2011

“My kids, they’re my energy, my soul, and my nicest friend.”

Johnny Depp Interview : In Imaginarium. Interview with Finela, finela.wordpress.com. Desember 1, 2013.

“The idea of directing a film is a strange one for me. I feel anti-mathematical, in a way, in that sense. I don’t like when things make sense. I prefer if they don’t.”

Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Rob Marshall and Jerry Bruckheimer Interview Pirates of the Caribbean on Stranger Tides Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. May 17, 2011

“Well, having no intelligence, I’m looking forward to gaining some, whether artificial, superficial or super-duper.”

Johnny Depp, Director Wally Pfister and Writer Jack Paglen Talk Trancendense, Artificial Intelligence, the Frankenstein Archetype, BLACK MASS, and More. Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. April 17, 2014.

“As a child, I certainly had a fascination with monsters and vampires.”

Johnny Depp and Tim Burton Talk Dark Shadows, Pulling from the TV Series, Deleted Scenes, a Sequel and More”. Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. May 8, 2012.

 “When you realize you’re essentially you’re God, there ain’t nothing on earth more powerful than you, you can do anything you want.”

Johnny Depp Quotes – “The Depp In the Machine”. Interview with Angela Dawson, frontrowfeatures.com. April 16, 2014. 

“You can go out and try to do the best work that you can do within the context of what that is, but it’s really gotta be about the work and what you’re focusing on.”

“Johnny Depp on His Varied Career, Jack Sparrow, and “Torturing” Leonardo DiCaprio”. Interview with Christina Radish, collider.com. February 6, 2016.

“Attention is a strange sort of being, anyway, the idea of attention if someone appreciates your work. It’s always nice that someone appreciates your work.”

“Johnny Depp dishes Rango”. http://www.sheknows.com. March 01, 2011. 

“I was definitely never a crowd pleaser.”

“Johnny Depp Is Captain Jack Sparrow In Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest”. MovieWeb Interview, http://www.movieweb.com. June 29, 2006.
Johnny Depp Quotes on life

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