Hollywood’s chameleon: Johnny Depp’s ever-changing looks
Check out his changing looks through the years
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What can be said about the dynamic and divisive Johnny Depp? He got his start in the ‘80s, and has since become one of the most famous actors ever. Depp started as a teen idol, becoming a heartthrob in shows like ‘21 Jump Street’ and films like ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street.’ Depp’s career has been characterized by the crazy characters he has played. He’s starred as Captain Jack Sparrow, Willie Wonka, and Edward Scissorhands. However, Depp isn’t all costume and makeup. He’s also earned high praise for his more serious roles, in ‘Ed Wood,’ ‘Donnie Brasco,’ and ‘Platoon.’
A sign of Depp’s talent and hard work is the popularity he has achieved. He’s not just one of the most well-known actors, his performances are arguably equally as famous as he is. Aforementioned roles like Jack Sparrow and the Mad Hatter are etched into pop culture, while cinephiles will be quick to tell you how good he was in ‘What’s Eating Gilbert Grape’ or ‘Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas.’
With a career spanning over 35 years, the actor has sported many interesting and inspiring looks. From the frizzy hair of Edward Scissorhands to the Hawaii shirt-wearing Hunter S. Thompson, the actor always stands out no matter the scene. It’s time to celebrate that iconic style, from ‘80s looks to his outfits in modern movies. The Idle Man described Depp's style as “better than a costume designer on a film set,” while Instant Attire described his style as “influential” and “flamboyant.”
If you want some style inspiration, or just a visual history of Depp’s fashion choices, look no further. From his baby-faced days with Charlie Sheen, to his current stint with the Hollywood Vampires, there’s plenty here to inspire your wardrobe. Without further ado, click on to see Johnny Depp’s ever-changing looks.