The actor premiered his first film at the Cannes Film Festival after winning a lawsuit against his ex-wife Amber Heard.
Johnny Depp returns to acting this year with the help of Cannes Film Festival and director maven. The actor has opened the official section of the French competition with Jean du Barry, in which he gives life Louis XV,
The project comes after he lost a defamation case against The Sun in 2020 after calling him a “wife beater”, ruling that he “fairly right” it would be referred to as Warner Bros. to ask him to leave his role Gellert Grindelwald in the Fantastic Beasts saga and won a defamation case against his ex-wife Amber Heard.
Now that you have returned to European cinema, will you be returning to Hollywood? IndieWire has asked various entertainment industry executives whether they think it is possible for Depp to return to American cinema. come to a conclusion as long as he can fit and control,
A talent agent says, “If I look better, I will have more opportunities to work in the United States.” ,In the pictures I have seen recently, he looks swollen and unwell. i don’t look like a movie star, If he gets in shape and is professional (he’s punctual, he knows his phrases,…) in the movies he does from now on, I think Hollywood will re-sign him in lead roles .
A literary agent notes:
People forget things. The same would happen for Depp, until he spiraled out of control on set. It’s been a big black mark against him
For now, the major film studios have bailed out on Depp’s career. “It would be hard for a studio to hire him today”, he says. “But it will definitely happen again if he does his job well and doesn’t shy away from imitating Peter O’Toole when he’s working.”
Another issue that the above medium asks is how much money can be hired after what happened. According to a producer, the actor will have to take a huge pay cut:
He is a good actor, so he can be hired. The question is price. My instinct tells me between 2 and 4 million. And I’m sure the platforms will let them co-star in a series
After Jean du Barry, Depp has a go at directing Modigliani A ‘biopic’ about the painter and sculptor starring Al Pacino and Riccardo Scamarcio.