Fictional Characters The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Johnny Depp character or performance, which doesn't have to be their best movie.

Johnny Depp characters list, ranked from best to worst with clips from the movie when available. Fans will also enjoy the weirdest Johnny Depp hairstyles and unbelievable true stories involving Johnny Depp. These roles are ordered by the number of votes they receive, so only the greatest characters played by Johnny Depp are at the top of the list. List ranges from Jack Sparrow to Tonto and more. The ability to play any kind of role is what makes an actor or actress great, and the diversity of the characters listed below is a testament to that.

If you're asking yourself, "Who is the best Johnny Depp character?" or "What are the top Johnny Depp roles of all time?" then this list will help you out.

Do you think the best performance isn't as high as it should be? Then vote it up so that it can be number one. You can also make your own version of this greatest Johnny Depp performances list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.

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2,181 66
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Pirates of the Caribbean

2
1,662 250
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Edward Scissorhands

3
1,106 236
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

4
1,329 239
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Alice in Wonderland

5
1,177 202
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Sleepy Hollow, Sleepy Hollow

6
1,179 208
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape

7
1,103 284
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

8
889 186
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Benny & Joon

9
876 257
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The Lone Ranger

10
775 193
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Dark Shadows, Dark Shadows

11
776 166
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21 Jump Street

12
673 167
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Finding Neverland, The Young Visiters

13
792 181
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Rango

14
755 156
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Corpse Bride

15
638 158
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Secret Window

16
713 172
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Cry-Baby

17
620 144
Inspector Frederick Abberline is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time

18
658 171
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19
734 192
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Public Enemies

20
602 165
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Chocolat

21
534 137
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Don Giovanni, Juan, I

22
529 143
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Ed Wood

23
528 149
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

24
502 127
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Donnie Brasco

25
466 135
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The Ninth Gate

26
531 136
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A Nightmare on Elm Street

27
529 161
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Sheldon Sands Once Upon a Time in Mexico

28
413 127
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Platoon

29
456 150
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The Tourist

30
374 143
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The Rum Diary

31
382 184
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The Astronaut's Wife

32
388 163
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Tony The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus, Benny Bliss and the Disciples of Greatness

33
377 193
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Dr. Will Caster Transcendence

34
339 180
Jack is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time
Jack Private Resort

35
295 168
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Raphael The Brave

36
314 182
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William Blake Dead Man

37
276 177
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Axel Blackmar Arizona Dream

38
280 188
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Bon Bon Before Night Falls

39
275 178
Donnie Fleischer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time
Donnie Fleischer Slow Burn

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91 46
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