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1. In one of his final cinematic stinkers prior to his career revival of the 2000s, Depp starred in The Astronaut's Wife. What future Oscar winner co-starred in the title role?
Helen Mirren
Charlize Theron
Reese Witherspoon
Nicole Kidman
2. Which of the following characters was not an actual person?
Ed Wood (Ed Wood)
Donny Brasco (Donny Brasco)
George Jung (Blow)
Raoul Duke (Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas)
3. Johnny has appeared in a number films directed by Tim Burton. Which of the following was released first?
Ed Wood
Sleepy Hollow
Edward Scissorhands
The Corpse Bride
4. In 2003, Johnny found himself in hot water when a German magazine quoted him as comparing America to "a dumb" __________________.
5. What was the name of the Los Angeles nightclub, partly owned by Johnny at the time, where River Phoenix overdosed in 1993?
The Rainbow Room
The Viper Room
Hell's Corner
Whisky a Go Go
6. Early in his career, Johnny had a small role in which war movie?
Casualties of War
Born on the Fourth of July
7. Depp says the inspiration for Captain Jack Sparrow was a cross between Keith Richards and what cartoon character?
Daisy Duck
Foghorn Leghorn
Elmer Fudd
Pepe Le Pew
8. What was Johnny Depp's birth name?
John Depp
Winston St. Louis
Jonathan Deppopolous
Charles Kelsall
9. To which of the following people has Johnny not been engaged?
Jennifer Grey
Uma Thurman
Kate Moss
Sherilyn Fenn
10. Though oft-engaged, Johnny has only been married once, as of the publication of this quiz. What was his wife's name?
11. At the time of this quiz's publication, Johnny lives with his girlfriend Vanessa and their two children in which country?
United States
12. Johnny's first big film role was as Glen in A Nightmare on Elm Street. How did Glen (apparently) meet his end?
He was smothered by Freddy Krueger's flaming corpse
He was butchered in a bathtub
He was sucked down into a bed and regurgitated in a spray of blood
He was strangled by his own bedsheets while in jail
13. Johnny has a tattoo on his arm that reads "Wino Forever." Why?
Wino is the name of his dog
He got it as a warning to himself about the dangers of alcohol
No one knows. He awoke with it on his arm after a night of drinking
It was a tribute to his then-girlfriend Winona Ryder, but was shortened when they broke up
14. Johnny has starred in film adaptations of works by three of the following. Which has not written material that became a Depp film?
Roald Dahl
Boris Pasternak
Stephen King
Stephen Sondheim
15. Which Depp film is partially concerned with rare book dealing?
The Libertine
Before Night Falls
The Ninth Gate
16. June 9, 1963 saw Johnny come into the world. He was raised in Florida, but in which state was he born?
17. For which of the following did Johnny not receive a nomination for the Best Actor Oscar?
Sweeney Todd
Finding Neverland
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
18. Leaving aside the Pirates movies and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, what Depp movie had the biggest box office opening?
Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Secret Window
Sleepy Hollow
From Hell
19. The character played by Johnny is blind at the end of what film?
Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Sleepy Hollow
The Astronaut's Wife
The Libertine
20. Johnny has worked with a slate of acclaimed directors. Which of the following is not among them?
Roman Polanski
Martin Scorsese
Terry Gilliam
Lasse Hallstrom
21. In Benny & Joon, Depp's character Sam draws inspiration from which classic film comic?
Groucho Marx
Charlie Chaplin
Harold Lloyd
Buster Keaton
22. In Cry-Baby, Johnny played a character with what given name?
23. Which correctly matches the name of Johnny's character with its film?
Ed Wood - Bela Lugosi
Benny & Joon - Benny
From Hell - Frederick Abberline
Secret Window - John Shooter
24. Which of the following honors did Johnny win in 2003?
UN Goodwill Ambassador
Kennedy Center Honor
People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive
Honorary PhD from Cambridge University
25. Finally, put on your thinking caps. Anthony Hopkins is to Shadowlands as Johnny Depp is to:
From Hell
Finding Neverland
What's Eating Gilbert Grape

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