Johnny Depp is eternally grateful to cult movie makers John Waters and TIM
BURTON, because his staggering success is all thanks to their faith in his
The PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star claims his eccentric persona made him
unpopular in Hollywood, but his film-making friends made sure he broke through
into the mainstream.
He says, "John went out on a limb for me with Cry-Baby and Tim's risk was
quite a bit higher, and that's something I will never forget. He has fought
long and hard to get me in, and won.
"Because of that there's a bond and a love and respect that will be there
forever and the other side is that he happens to be one of the most interesting