Let's take a look back at the career of three-time Oscar nominee Johnny Depp so far.
Depp, born June 9, 1963, in Owensboro, Ky., made his film debut in a supporting role in "A Nightmare on Elm Street" in 1984.
He also had a small part as the soldier, Lerner, in director Oliver Stone's 1986 Best Picture Oscar winner, "Platoon."
Depp's big break came with a starring role as Officer Tom Hanson in the television drama "21 Jump Street," from 1987-1990.
Johnny Depp's first film with his frequent collaborator, director Tim Burton, came in 1990 with the title role in "Edward Scissorhands."
Johnny Depp's second film with Burton came in 1994 with the title role in "Ed Wood." The biopic about the famed D-movie director also starred Martin Landau, pictured right, who won an Oscar for playing horror film icon Bela Lugosi.
Depp with Lisa Marie, Tim Burton and Martin Landau during a photo call for "Ed Wood" at the Cannes Film Festival on May 26, 1995.
In 1994, Johnny Depp starred in the drama "Don Juan De Marco."
The following year saw him tackle the thriller "Nick of Time," which tried the real-time gimmick six years before "24" came along.
Iggy Pop holds up his hands in surprise as he arrives with Depp at the Cannes Film Festival for their film "The Brave" on May 10, 1997. Depp starred in and directed the movie.
Depp waves to the crowd as he climbs the red-carpeted stairs with model Kate Moss at the Cannes Film Festival on May 10, 1997.
In 1997, Depp helped make "fughedaboutit" popular slang opposite Al Pacino in the crime drama "Donnie Brasco."
Depp honored one of his heroes, writer Hunter S. Thompson, in a starring role in "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" in 1998. The film also starred Benecio Del Toro, pictured left.
Depp poses with Benicio Del Toro and Hunter S. Thompson at the New York premiere of "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" on May 19, 1998.
In 1999, Johnny Depp teamed with Tim Burton for the third time, this time with a quirky take on the iconic character Ichabod Crane in the horror thriller "Sleepy Hollow."
In 2000, Johnny Depp charmed audiences as Roux in the romantic drama "Chocolat."
In 2001, Depp starred in the crime drama "Blow."
Depp takes a picture with a fan as he arrives for the premiere of the film "Blow" in London on May 22, 2001.
Also in 2001, Depp took on a role in the Hughes Brothers' period thriller "From Hell."
In 2003, Depp set sail with Orlando Bloom for the high seas adventure "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl."
Depp poses with his "Pirates" castmates Orlando Bloom and Keira Knightley at the film's premiere at Disneyland on June 28, 2003.
The Capt. Jack Sparrow role earned Depp his first Oscar nomination, for Best Actor in 2003. His fellow nominees included Ben Kingsley, Jude Law, Bill Murray and Sean Penn, who won for "Mystic River."
Johnny Depp starred as "Peter Pan" author J.M. Barrie in the 2004 drama "Finding Neverland."
The "Finding Neverland" role earned Depp his second Best Actor nomination, but he again lost out. This time to Jamie Foxx's performance in "Ray."
Depp arrives with his girlfriend Vanessa Paradis for the 76th annual Academy Awards on Feb. 29, 2004.
Depp and his "Neverland" co-star Kate Winslet pose for photographers during the Venice Film Festival on Sept. 4, 2004.
Despite his broad appeal, Johnny Depp took time to star in smaller films, including his role as Rochester in the 2004 period drama "The Libertine."
In 2004, Johnny Depp also starred in the mystery drama "Secret Window."
Depp gets slimed during the finale of the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles on April 2, 2005.
In 2005, Depp partnered with Tim Burton for a fourth time to give a new spin to "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory."
Depp attends the worldwide premiere of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on July 10, 2005.
Depp places his hands in cement at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on Sept. 16, 2005.
Depp's fifth collaboration with Burton came in 2005 as the voice of Victor Van Dort, opposite Helena Bonham, who voiced the title role in "Corpse Bride."
He reprised his role as Capt. Jack Sparrow in the second "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie, "Dead Man's Chest," in 2006.
While Depp didn't get an Oscar nod his second time around playing Capt. Jack Sparrow, he did win an MTV Movie Award for Best Performance, seen here on June 3, 2007.
Johnny Depp's sixth film with Tim Burton came in 2007 with the title role in "Sweeney Todd," which earned Depp his third Best Actor Oscar nomination.
Director Tim Burton and Depp on the set of "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street."
Depp Burton pose for photographers as fans wave and take photos at a red carpet "Sweeney Todd" event in Tokyo on Jan. 8, 2008.
Depp signed up for another chance to play Capt. Jack Sparrow in "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" in 2007.
Depp attends the premiere of "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" along with rocker and co-star Keith Richards at Disneyland on May 19, 2007.
In 2009, Depp starred as gangster John Dillinger in "Public Enemies."
Depp attends the premiere of "Public Enemies" in Westwood, Calif., on June 23, 2009.
Depp stands next to a life-sized statue of himself during the official opening ceremony of the Kustendorf Film and Music Festival in Serbia on Jan. 13, 2010. The festival takes place in Drvengrad, an art village founded and designed by Serbian film director Emir Kusturica.
Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter in "Alice in Wonderland," his seventh film with Tim Burton. Depp earned a Golden Globe nomination for the role.
Johnny Depp with Tim Burton on the set of "Alice in Wonderland."
Johnny Depp appears at the worldwide March 5, 2010, premiere of "Alice in Wonderland" in London, along with co-stars Anne Hathaway, Helena Bonham Carter and Mia Wasikowska.
Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp in a scene from "The Tourist." Both stars earned Golden Globe nominations for their roles in the movie.
Depp arrives at the 68th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Jan. 16, 2011.
Depp lent his voice to the title character in "Rango," which was helmed by Gore Verbanski, director of the first three "Pirates of the Caribbean" movies.
Depp returns as Capt. Jack Sparrow for a fourth time in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides," co-starring Penelope Cruz and Ian McShane.
Depp poses with Cruz after her Hollywood Walk of Fame star was unveiled on April 1, 2011.
Depp at the May 7, 2011, premiere of "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.
In October 2011, Depp starred in "The Rum Diary," a semi-autobiographical novel by Hunter S. Thompson.
Depp performs with rocker Marilyn Manson at the fourth annual Golden Gods awards at Nokia theatre in Los Angeles on April 12, 2012.
Depp reunited with Tim Burton for the movie adaptation of the cult favorite "Dark Shadows," a soap opera that ran from 1966 to 1971.