Johnny Depp's 20 odditiesBy Pictolic https://pictolic.com/en/article/johnny-depps-20-oddities
On June 9, American actor, musician, screenwriter and producer Johnny Depp turns 58. The actor became best known for his fruitful collaboration with director Tim Burton, whose work can be called unusual and a little strange.
"If you're not weird, you're weird," Johnny Depp once said. In real life, the actor constantly proves that he is just that. Weirder than anyone else. By the way, his peers called him Johnny Deep (from dippy — "touched") as a child.
Johnny Depp suffers from coulrophobia, that is, he is terrified of clowns. When he sees a clown, he may start to choke with horror.
Depp is very allergic to chocolate. During the filming of the films "Chocolate" and "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" had to use fake sweets.
At the age of 16, Johnny was expelled from school because he took off his pants and showed a teacher, whom for some reason he did not like very much, his bare ass.
Depp collects false beards.
Johnny can train lizards. God knows why he needs it and how he discovered this ability in himself, but Depp is insanely proud of it.
Depp once stopped a robber armed with a knife. You think there was a fight and Johnny disarmed him? No. He just talked him into it.
In his youth, the actor himself inflicted injuries with a knife to cope with stress. With age, this has passed.
The actor became a vegan when he stopped wearing a Jack Sparrow costume.
Depp was arrested twice, once for smashing up his New York hotel room, and once for punching a French paparazzi in the face.
Johnny Depp once admitted that he found Jack the Ripper inexplicably attractive.
Johnny started smoking when he was twelve, and lost his virginity when he was thirteen.
He is famous for always leaving huge tips and never refuses to give an autograph.
Depp is very afraid to dance. If you need to do this in a movie, then there is always a choreographer on the set.
Before becoming an actor, Depp sold ballpoint pens over the phone.
Johnny prefers cartoons to movies.
He once promised to kill and eat anyone who offended his friends or family members.
Johnny Depp doesn't know how to tell jokes. He can't do it at all.
The actor owns a winery in France and several bars in the United States.
Depp wanted Jack Sparrow to have some silver teeth. The producers did not appreciate the idea. Then Depp went to the dentist, removed a couple of front teeth and replaced them with dentures.
Johnny is sure of the existence of ghosts and is very afraid of them.