What's your favorite Johnny Depp character?

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  1. What Is Q profile image77
    What Is Qposted 8 years ago

    What's your favorite Johnny Depp character?

    Is there any role that Depp can't play?  Or that he hasn't played... But what's your favorite?  And do you think he'd make a good Riddler in the next Batman movie?

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  2. Scott_Grigg profile image42
    Scott_Griggposted 8 years ago

    He's played some great characters. In fact, like DeNiro, I think the best thing one can say it that I really have no idea WHO Johnny Depp is because every character is so different, unlike many actors who seem to play themselves or the same type of person in every movie. My fav? Jack Sparrow.

  3. SaffronBlossom profile image80
    SaffronBlossomposted 8 years ago

    Sweeney Todd...but more so because I love Sondheim musicals than because I love Johnny Depp.

  4. MickS profile image67
    MickSposted 8 years ago

    Ichabod Crane - Sleepy Hollow,
    followed by,
    Aberline - From Hell.

  5. brittd80 profile image59
    brittd80posted 8 years ago

    Wow there are so many that were great.  Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribean was great.  I also loved Johnny Depp's character in "Donnie Brasco"

  6. DIYweddingplanner profile image89
    DIYweddingplannerposted 8 years ago

    I love them all, but there are two movies that stick out in my mind and one is "What's Eating Gilbert Grape?" and the other, and this truly is my favorite Johnny Depp character, ''Edward Scissorhands."

  7. rishi-bhrigu profile image61
    rishi-bhriguposted 8 years ago

    Captain Jack Sparrow for sure.He was amazing in the pirates of the Caribbean.

  8. arthurchappell profile image39
    arthurchappellposted 8 years ago

    Rochester in The Libertine - with Captain Sparrow a close second

  9. Scoutruth profile image61
    Scoutruthposted 8 years ago

    I would have to agree with DIYweddingplanner.  Edward Scissorhands shows a perfect shade of vulnerability unlike any other movie I've come across.  I mean come on, a guy with 10 inch blades for hands and Vincent Price as a father figure?  Not to mention a neighborhood full of kooky, hostile hair-rejectees, a crazed boyfriend and a woman he could never have?????  It was only a matter a time before poor Edward would have committed suicide if it wasn't for that sweeter-than-molasses-Winona-Smile engraved in Edwards head that kept him going.

  10. CarltheCritic1291 profile image70
    CarltheCritic1291posted 8 years ago

    Oh boy, there are so many of them, he is a really great actor. But I'm going with Edward Scissorhands, because as a kid feeling alone, and feeling like I was an outcast, Edward Scissorhands was the only character I could really relate to.

  11. Torch Harrison profile image83
    Torch Harrisonposted 8 years ago

    Ok, I'm going to gush...Ed Wood.  Johnny really had something there when he created Ed Wood...always positive, always confident, yet vulnerable.  Ed in the pink sweater...a scream.  When he dances like a harem girl...amazing.  It was just hands down great...in large part due to Johnny's interpretation of how Ed Wood would be...and believe me, he HAD to have seen his movies!

  12. daisydayz profile image87
    daisydayzposted 7 years ago

    Sweeny Todd!! Amazing! Or the Mad hatter! Both classic depp in different ways

  13. love my yorkies profile image61
    love my yorkiesposted 6 years ago

    I think Johnny Depp is one of the most versitile (?) actors of our time.  I would have to say I have 3 fav characters from his movies.  Of course, Capt. Jack Sparrow, Ed Wood and Gilbert Grape.  I think he would make a great Riddler for a Batman movie.

 
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