Soon, you’ll be able to catch Johnny Depp on the small screen! On August 28, this year’s MTV Music Video Awards will be held, and the celebrity will be in attendance. It has been reported that Johnny is now in discussions on a special appearance at the awards ceremony with the production crew of the event.
Since he prevailed in the landmark defamation lawsuit he filed against his ex-wife Amber Heard, the actor’s career life appears to be on the upswing. He has been offered a number of projects since the verdict was handed down. Keep reading if you’re interested in learning more about Depp’s performance on the award show.
Johnny Depp will make an appearance in the VMAs playing the role of Moonman
According to recent rumors, Johnny Depp will make an unexpected appearance as the Moonman, a character who has since been rebranded as the Moonperson. The 58-year-old actor will appear onstage during the award show disguised as Moonperson, the festival’s famous trophy figure, but he will eventually reveal his true identity.
In addition, Johnny Depp has been honored with the prestigious award a total of five times throughout his career. Among these victories are the awards for Best Male Performance, Best Villain, Global Superstar, and the Generation Award.
On Sunday, August 28, the event will go place as usual at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. This year, Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow, and Kendrick Lamar have each been nominated in seven different categories, making them the artists with the most Grammy nominations overall. After them comes Doja Cat and Harry Styles, each of whom has been nominated for six different awards.
Anitta, J Balvin, Blackpink, Kane Brown, Jack Harlow, Lizza, Panic! at the Disco, and Nicki Minaj are just some of the artists who will be performing at the event. The Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award will also be bestowed upon Minaj, while the Red Hot Chili Peppers will be presented with the Global Icon Award.
After that, Depp is scheduled to appear in the movie Jeanne du Barry
The first image of Johnny Depp in character as King Louis XV of France in the upcoming film Jeanne du Barry was revealed not too long ago. Following a break in his career brought on by the highly publicized defamation trial that Heard was involved in, the actor will make his return in the film, which will serve as his comeback vehicle.
In July of this year, Johnny got the ball rolling on the filming of the project. Benjamin Lavernhe, Pierre Richard, Melvil Poupaud, Noemie Lvovsky, Pascal Greggory, and India Hair are set to appear in the movie, which is being directed by the French filmmaker Maiwenn.
In addition, just recently, the actor who plays Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean inked a multi-year contract worth seven figures with the fashion brand Dior to maintain his role as the brand ambassador for Sauvage, Dior’s best-selling fragrance. After being removed from air earlier owing to the actor’s alleged involvement in an assault, the advertising eventually made its way to primetime programming on Fox.
A new music album titled “18” was recently released by the actor in collaboration with Jeff Beck
On July 15, Johnny Depp, who is also well-known for his work as a musician, released the album “18,” which he had co-written and recorded with the famed English guitarist Jeff Beck. There are a total of thirteen tracks on the album, the most of which are versions of Motown soul hits. Other songs featured on the album include those by the bands Killing Joke, The Velvet Underground, and the Beach Boys.
People believe that Johnny Depp is making a reference to Amber Heard in the song Sad Mother F*ckin’ Parade, which he penned for the album and which does not specifically name Heard. “You’re sitting there like a dog that’s had the same itch for seven years. And I think you’ve talked enough for one night,” Depp sings in the single. “And I think you’ve said enough for one night.” The listeners had positive reactions to the CD overall.