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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2,208 67
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Pirates of the Caribbean

2
1,677 253
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Edward Scissorhands

3
1,117 242
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

4
1,344 241
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Alice in Wonderland

5
1,184 206
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Sleepy Hollow, Sleepy Hollow

6
1,188 214
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape

7
1,117 288
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

8
895 191
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Benny & Joon

9
885 262
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The Lone Ranger

10
779 200
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Dark Shadows, Dark Shadows

11
781 172
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21 Jump Street

12
801 183
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Rango

13
680 172
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Finding Neverland, The Young Visiters

14
759 160
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Corpse Bride

15
716 176
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Cry-Baby

16
640 163
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Secret Window

17
624 147
Inspector Frederick Abberline is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time

18
661 173
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19
738 195
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Public Enemies

20
605 168
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Chocolat

21
539 138
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Don Giovanni, Juan, I

22
535 148
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Ed Wood

23
535 152
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

24
505 129
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Donnie Brasco

25
467 138
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The Ninth Gate

26
532 139
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A Nightmare on Elm Street

27
532 163
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Sheldon Sands Once Upon a Time in Mexico

28
416 128
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Platoon

29
458 152
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The Tourist

30
375 145
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The Rum Diary

31
383 186
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The Astronaut's Wife

32
390 164
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Tony The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus, Benny Bliss and the Disciples of Greatness

33
378 195
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Dr. Will Caster Transcendence

34
340 182
Jack is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time
Jack Private Resort

35
297 169
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Raphael The Brave

36
317 183
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William Blake Dead Man

37
276 178
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Axel Blackmar Arizona Dream

38
280 190
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Bon Bon Before Night Falls

39
275 180
Donnie Fleischer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Johnny Depp Characters of All Time
Donnie Fleischer Slow Burn

40
92 47
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