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Johnny Depp Net Worth: Film Career & Lifestyle

Over the course of a film and television career spanning over 30 Years, Johnny Depp has amassed an estimated net worth of $150 Million.

The Enigmatic Actor and Musician has become famous for his portrayal of Strange and Eccentric characters.

He is most widely recognizable for his iconic role as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean Franchise.

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Johnny Depp. (Source: Dior)

Johnny has also been a part of bizarre collaborations with Tim Burton, which has seen him become everyone from Willy Wonka to Sweeny Todd.

Similarly, Depp has been nominated for 10 Golden Globes Awards and 3 Academy Awards to date.

Depp is also an extremely talented musician in addition to being a Hollywood superstar and has rocked out with bands like Oasis and Aerosmith

Quick Facts

Full Name John Christopher Depp II
Date of Birth June 9, 1963
Birth Place Owensboro, Kentucky, United States of America
Age 60 Years Old
Net Worth $150 Million
Salary $20 Million Per Movie (Estimated Average)
Source of Wealth Film, Business
Profession Professional Actor

Producer

Musician

Businessman

Ethnicity English American (Mixed)
Nationality American
Religion Pedestrian
Mother Betty Sue Palmer
Father John Christopher Depp (Biological)

Robert Palmer (Step)

Marital Status Divorced
Spouse Lori Allison (1983-1985)

Amber Heard (2015-2017)

Partners Sherilyn Fenn (1985 – 1988)

Winona Ryder (1989 – 1993)

Kate Moss (1994 – 1998)

Vanessa Paradis (1998 – 2012)

Children Lily-Rose Melody Depp

John Christopher “Jack” Depp III

Height 1.78m (5 ft 10 in)
Skin Tone White
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Sexual Orientation Straight
Horoscope Gemini
Active Since 1984
Social Media Facebook

Instagram

Major Movies Pirates of the Caribbean Franchise

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Alice in Wonderland

Rango

Fantastic Beasts Franchise

TV shows 21 Jump Street (1987 -1990)
Video Games Pirates of the Caribbean: The Legend of Jack Sparrow

Lego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game

Awards and Honors 1 Golden Globes Awards

1 Screen Actors Guild Awards

Star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame

3 Academy Awards Nomination

Last Update May, 2024

Net Worth and Income

Johnny Depp has earned an incredible amount of money in his career.

Even early on, he was making big bucks with reports indicating that he earned $45,000 per episode when he was a cast member on 21 Jump Street.

Johnny Depp’s current net worth sits at around $150 Million.

Likewise, his movies have grossed $8.7 Billion worldwide.

At the height of his career, Johnny was pulling in $20 Million per film.

Depp started pulling in the fat cheques in the mid-1990s.

To enumerate, he earned $5 Million for “Nick of Time (1995) and another $5 Million for Donnie Brasco” (1997).

The Pirates of the Caribbean Franchise earned him a spanking $300 Million thanks to the lucrative cut of the backend.

Similarly, he took a low base salary and a high backend for the 2010s Alice in Wonderland,” which would pay him $55 Million.

To Emphasize, Johnny bagged $7.5 Million for Rango and $18 Million for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.”

Surprisingly, in 2020 Depp was paid $16 Million by Warner Brothers Studio for the third installment of the Fantastic Beasts franchise.

Johnny’s contract with Warner Brothers stipulated the studio to pay despite any circumstances that may occur.

So, when the studio fired Depp in the wake of the Amber Heard lawsuit, Depp received his $16 Million without having to do anything for it.

Johnny Depp Net Worth in Different Currencies

Let us get a better insight into Johnny’s Net Worth in different currencies, Just to be sure.

Currency Net Worth
Euro 126,992,250
Pound Sterling £ 108,039,750
Australian Dollar A$ 204,135,000
Canadian Dollar C$ 188,379,750
Indian Rupees 11,172,195,000
BitCoin ฿ 3,767

Johnny Depp Real Estate, Cars, Yacht, Jewelries

Johnny Depp has a collection of treasures that would make his alter ego Jack Sparrow envious.

Real Estate

Depp has spent more than $75 Million on Real Estate over the last 20 years.

And we’re not just talking about mansions and condos here.

He even has his own private chain of islands in the Bahamas.

Depp first laid eyes on Little Halls Pond Cay when he was filming the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie and spent a mere $5.35 Million to purchase the three islands.

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Little Halls Pond Cay.

When he bought the island chain, it was barren, so Depp commissioned a ranch-style house to be built with a 360-degree view of the main island.

Surprisingly in 2001, Depp purchased an entire village in the south of France.

But, financial problems forced Johnny to put up the village on the market in 2016 for $63 Million.

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Depp spent years restoring the 19th-century buildings in the village.

The main house in the property has 12 spacious bedrooms, 2 huge pools, and even an underground wine cave.

Similarly, in 2016 money problems led Depp to sell his LA Penthouses.

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He listed 5 Penthouses up for sale in the same LA building.

He paid $7.2 Million for the apartments and put them on the market for $12.78 Million.

Depp had converted the apartments into 11,500 square foot mega apartments with 9 bedrooms and 14 bathrooms.

Johnny also owns an impressive mansion in an upscale LA neighborhood.

The 7,430 square foot mansion has 8 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms.

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Johnny Depp’s LA Mansion.

The gothic look of the abode is perfect for the star of Dark Shadows.

Depp paid $1.8 Million for the mansion in 1995, and today, it’s worth about $19 Million.

Cars

Johnny Depp loves to travel in style.

He owns more than 45 Luxury Automobiles, and the entire collection is worth more than $10 Million.

One of the most prized wheels in his collection is his $330,000 Rolls Royce Wraith.

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Rolls Royce Wraith.

The luxury grand tourer has a top speed of 155 miles per hour and is equipped with an extremely powerful 6.6 liter V-12 engine.

Similarly, Depp’s $85,000 Range Rover can go from 0-60 in just 4.5 seconds.

Likewise, his $300,000 Ferrari 488 is packed with a 3.9-liter twin-turbocharged V-8 engine.

Johnny in his Ferrari
Johnny spotted in his Ferrari.

The Italian stallion is capable of pumping out 661 ponies.

However, Depp’s favorite car is his 1959 Chevy Corvette C1 which is worth around $295,000.

It is the same Vette that he drove in the movie The Rum Diary, and after filming, producer Graham King gave the car to Depp as a gift.

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Johnny cruising in the chevy C1 in the Rum Diary.

Depp has a fondness for classic cars.

He has owned a number of classic cars, such as the $300,000 Chevy Nova and $100,000 Ford Mercury.

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Johnny Depp’s 1951 Ford Mercury.

Depp also owns a $91,000 Porsche 911 Carrera.

Similarly, in his garage there lies a $77,000 Lincoln Navigator,

a $120,000 BMW 7 Series,

a $138,000 Mercedes Benz s550,

a $100,000 Cadillac Escalade,

a $62,000 Audi A6,

a $50,000 Cadillac Eldorado, you the picture right?

Yacht

Depp once owned a 157-foot Yacht called the Amphitrite,

The Yacht was originally named after his former girlfriend Vanessa Paradis, but he renamed it after his ex-wife Amber Heard.

Similarly, Depp decked the midsized Yacht with an art deco interior and spent $7 Million renovating the boat.

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Vajoliroja, formerly known as the Amphitrite.

Additionally, he decked out the interior in vintage velvet and stylish bohemian furniture to give it a unique flair.

The Yacht is adorned in an abundance of teak and mahogany, and the wood gives the yacht a sophisticated look.

However, Depp sold the Yacht to Harry Potter author JK Rowling for $28.9 Million.

Planes

Depp doesn’t own a private jet, but he often flies on one.

He prefers to travel the globe in a Gulfstream rather than flying commercial.

Johnny spends as much as $$350,000 per month renting private jets so he can travel between LA and movie sets around the world.

Jewelleries

It would be incredibly strange to see Depp not wearing Jewelry.

Depp can spend as much as $400,000 on a single piece of Jewelry, and he is a fan of rare and expensive watches.

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Johnny, sporting his Corum Bubble.

He’s been spotted wearing a $5,000 Corum Bubble.

The Corum Bubble has a skull face, perfectly complementing Johnny’s alter ego, Jack Sparrow.

He was also spotted sporting a $25,300 Baloon Bleu Cartier watch.

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Johnny Depp spotted with his Cartier.

Although there are variations of the model, this particular one that Depp is wearing is the Extra Flat Ballon Bleu Extra Large White Gold Model.

Guitar Collection

As an enthusiastic musician, Depp has over 70 guitars in his collection, including a rare 1959 Gibson Les Paul worth approximately $100,000.

Furthermore, Johnny also has his own signature guitar. A $5,000 Duesenberg USA Johnny Depp Semi-Hollow.

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The guitar is etched in graphics that match Johnny Depp’s Tattoos.

Art Collection

Similarly, Depp is an art lover.

But he had to sell the majority of his art collection due to financial problems.

In 2016, he auctioned off his art collection for $11 Million.

He owned 9 works by legendary artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, all of which were painted in 1981.

Johnny Depp Lifestyle and Vacation

Depp’s monthly expenses are astronomical, and he can spend as much as $2 Million per month just to maintain his lavish lifestyle.

Likewise, he spends $150,000 per month on security and $300,000 per month to maintain a staff of 40 people running errands for him.

Depp employs housekeepers, gardeners, assistants, chauffeurs, PR people, and the costs add up rather quickly.

He spends millions on other people too!

Depp gave a close friend $4 Million to start a record label which eventually went bust.

Similarly, he pays $35,000 per month for a special residence where his mother lives.

When his mother was sick, he spent $1.2 Million over the course of a year to have a doctor on call 24 hours a day.

He has spent more than $10 Million supporting his family and friends.

Johnny Depp Charity and Donations

Depp is no stranger to giving either.

He has bestowed millions to charity over the years.

Some of his private charities include the Actors Fund of America, the Annual Duesenberg Imperial Ball, Dogs Deserve Better, The Environmental Justice Foundation, and many more.

Movies, Investments, and Endorsements

Movies and TV Shows

Johnny made his silver screen debut with the 1984s horror film “A Nightmare on Elm Street.”

However, his breakout role would come soon with the 1987 Fox television series “21 Jump Street,” which would help Depp gain recognition in the industry.

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21 Jump Street.

Then, in 1990 he would star as the titular character in Tim Burtons “Edward Scissorhands.”

Scissorhands would mark Depp’s bizarre collaborative history with Burton.

Some of Depp’s notable works throughout the 1990s with Burton include “Ed Wood (1994) and Sleepy Hollow (1999).

Similarly, other notable works include the 1995 rom-com Don Juan DeMarco and the 1997 crime drama Donnie Brasco.”

And in the 2000s, he appeared in the rom-com Chocolat and 2004s biographical drama film Finding Neverland.”

Curse of the Black Pearl.
He would go on to reprise the role of Jack Sparrow in four sequels.

However, Johnny would receive worldwide fame and recognition as Jack Sparrow in 2003s Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl.”

Movies and TV Shows

Again in 2005, he would reunite with Tim Burton as Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and also voice the groom in the animated film Corpse Bride.”

Furthermore, the duo would join forces in 2007s Sweeny Todd: The Deamon Barber of Fleet Street.”

They would again partner up for the 2010s Alice in Wonderland,” where Depp would lead the resistance against the Red Queen as the Mad Hatter.

Similarly, Depp would star alongside Angelina Joli in 2010s The Tourist and lend his voice to the iconic Rango in 2011.

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Promotional Picture for Rango.

Additionally, in 2012 he would again go on to work with Tim Burton in the 2012s horror comedy Dark Shadows.”

Johnny would then go on to play the Dark Wizard “Gellert Grindelwald” in the Fantastic Beasts Franchise.

Investments

Depp co-founded a production company Infinitum Nihil alongside his sister Christi Dembrowski in 2004.

The production company is responsible for films such as Hugo (2011), The Lone Ranger (2013), City of Lies (2018), Minamata (2020), and more.

Similarly, Johnny also co-owned The Viper Room nightclub in LA and the Man Ray restaurant bar in Paris.

Endorsements

Johnny Depp has been the face of Christian Dior since 2015.

He has appeared in a number of commercials and photoshoots for the brand.

Depp once drove a vintage Dodge Challenger worth $70,000 in a Dior Savage Perfume ad.

Similarly, the deal between Dior and Johnny Depp is estimated to have a net worth of $5 Million.

Books

Although Depp has not written a book himself, he has lent his voice for reading out a number of books.

However, in 2013 Depp and Douglas Brinkly edited and published the novel “House of Earth.”

Career

Johnny initially dropped out of school to become a rock musician with his band “The Kids” and relocated to Los Angeles.

However, Depp would soon choose to pursue a career in acting on the advice of Nicholas Cage, whom he met through his first wife.

Depp would soon gain fame and recognition for his work in 21 Jump Street and would go on to collaborate with Director Tim Burton on a number of projects.

Their first collaboration on Edward Scissorhands would establish Depps reputation as a leading man.

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Poster for Edward Scissorhands.

Similarly, Depp’s Rise to Global Stardom came with the iconic role of Captain Jack Sparrow in 2003s Pirate of the Caribbean.

After that, Johnny would later go on appearing on a number of commercially as well as critically acclaimed movies.

His portrayal of Grindelwald was much loved by fans and critics alike.

Depp’s latest appearance on the silver screen was the 2020s drama “Minamata.”

Facts about Johnny Depp

  • In 2015, Depp formed Hollywood Vampires with Alice Cooper and Joe Perry.
  • Johnny has earned more than $650 Million in the last 17 Years from his film roles.
  • Depp often keeps souvenirs from the movies he’s starred in and rents 12 storage facilities to store his Hollywood memorabilia.
  • Just like Jack Sparrow, Depp loves to drink however, he prefers wine over rum and spends $30,000 per month on having the best wines flown in from around the world.

FAQs

Why was Johnny Depp fired from the Fantastic Beasts Franchise?

As a result of the lawsuit filed by Depp’s ex-wife Amber Heard, Depp was fired by WB studios from the Fantastic Beasts Franchise.

Did Johnny Depp lose his deals with Christian Dior as well?

Apparently, the French don’t seem to be bothered as much as the Americans and Brits by condescending lawsuits.

So, they’ll be sticking with Depp for now.

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