The Hunter in Johnny Depp

Tosches, Nick
November 2011
Vanity Fair;Nov2011, Issue 615, p168
The article profiles actor Johnny Depp. It details how Depp remained unchanged by fame or fortune, and describes his antipathy to photo shoots. It discusses the success of the film "Pirates of the Caribbean" and his involvement in "The Rum Diary," an adaptation of the Hunter S. Thompson novel that Depp himself discovered. He also ponders about the mysteries of his life.


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