Johnny Depp, America’s major league cool actor turns 50. The incredibly talented actor has won critical praise for playing characters diverse as Ed Wood to crazed barber Sweeney Todd. The Kentucky born actor was listed in the 2012 GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS as the highest paid actor in the world, which is a pretty nice jump from his early FOX TV days on 21 JUMP STREET. Now, Johnny Depp will play Tonto in the new LONE RANGER movie which opens this week. – A favorite of Tim Burton as well as Disney, Johnny Depp is gold in the bank for any film that wants to be a success.