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Johnny Depp : a biography

Author: Michael Blitz; Louise Krasniewicz
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2008.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the sweet but asocial adolescent in Edward Scissorhands to Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise, Johnny Depp has brought to life some of the most challenging, quirky and compelling characters in Hollywood history. Often considered the quintessential "outsider," Depp has fascinated his fans for more than two decades. This biographical study invites fans and critics alike to take a close  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Johnny Depp; Johnny Depp; Johnny Depp; Johnny Depp
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Blitz; Louise Krasniewicz
ISBN: 9780313343001 0313343004
OCLC Number: 166290770
Description: xix, 192 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction: "I, John" --
Timeline: Significant events in the life of Johnny Depp --
"Johnny, come home": Beginnings --
"Johnny guitar": Rock 'n' roll... and on the rocks --
"Handsome Johnny": Fans make the man-21 Jump Street and stardom --
"Oh Johnny, Oh Johnny, Oh!": Johnny wades in the waters and makes the cut for Burton --
"Frankie and Johnny": The great wide open-from stardom to super-stardom --
"Johnny one time": From dead man to space man --
"Sloop John B": Finding paradis(e) --
"Johnny B. Goode": Love, death, chocolate, and piracy --
"Johnny angel": The character actor --
"Johnny's reel": At the movies --
"Johnny are you queer?": A pirate's life for us --
Appendix A: The Johnny Depp of ... --
Appendix B: Johnny Depp is... --
Appendix C: Tattoos treasure map.
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Michael Blitz and Louise Krasniewicz.
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Suitable for student research assignments, this series covers the most interesting historical and contemporary figures from curriculum subject areas including science, history, literature, politics,  Read more...

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