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Watch: Conversations with the Cast and Crew of ‘Black Mass’

Depp talks about getting into Bulger's head, the cast talks about the difficulty of mastering the Boston accent, and many other details about the filmmaking process.

Johnny Depp on Transforming Himself for ‘Black Mass’

"I think that an actor has some degree of responsibility with regard to their audience to change—to give them something different, to give them something new” - Johnny Depp

Trailer: ‘Black Mass’ Starring Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kevin Bacon, Dakota Johnson

In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly (Joel Edgerton) persuades Irish mobster James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob.

Robert Duvall on His Career Low, Why Johnny Depp Needs a “New Bag of Tricks,” and Marlon Brando’s Cue Cards

Robert Duvall has worked as an actor for over sixty years and has appeared in television and movies for over fifty. While he might be 83 years old, he has absolutely no plans of going anywhere — he still appears in about two to three movies a year. His longevity is so remarkable that he has worked with generations of acting legends, from Studio-era stars like John Wayne, Gregory Peck, and Marlon Brando, to New Hollywood stars like Al Pacino, James Caan, and Jeff Bridges, to more recent stars like Tom Cruise, Joaquin Phoenix, and Will Ferrell. While Kevin Bacon ... Read more

Johnny Depp Was Almost Trampled By a Horse While Shooting ‘The Lone Ranger’

Captain Jack Sparrow never had to contend with horses on the high seas, but Tonto, the Lone Ranger's trusty sidekick, does. Johnny Depp, who stars as Tonto in Disney's new film version of The Lone Ranger, revealed

Johnny Depp at 50: “I’ve been able to be involved in, you know, a couple of films that shocked everybody, especially me”

Believe it or not, Johnny Depp is fifty. Doesn't it seem not that long ago that he was making hedge sculptures in Edward Scissorhands? Yeah, that was over twenty years ago.

Robert Downey Jr. Disappoints Young Fan Who Thought He Would Meet Iron Man

As most parents can tell you, kids can be hard to please. For example, most adults would find it pretty cool to meet Robert Downey, Jr. After all, he's a fantastic actor and comes off as quite the character in interviews.

Johnny Depp Regularly Visits Sick Children as Captain Jack Sparrow

Johnny Depp visits sick children in the hospital dressed as his popular Captain Jack Sparrow character from the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.

Johnny Depp in Dispute Over ‘Black Mass’ Salary

For quite some time Johnny Depp was attached to star in the biopic Black Mass as Boston mobster Whitey Bulger, who is currently on trial for his role in 19 murders. But it was suddenly announced on May 30 that he was out after a pay dispute. Or is he? That seems to depend on whom you ask.

Forbes Highest Paid Actors: Tom Cruise is Rolling in the Divorce Settlement-Ready Dough

Every year Forbes releases its list of Hollywood's highest paid actors, and the results are often surprising. Take this year, for example, with Tom Cruise topping the list at $75 million. Though Cruise was paid handsomely for Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol and Rock of Ages, it seems more likely that he would've topped the list in 1992 rather than 2012.

Watch: ‘And Introducing… Famous Faces in Their Film Debuts’

Here's a cool video featuring a bunch of well-known actors in the very first on-camera roles.

Johnny Depp: “It’s not like I was ever looking to become franchise boy, I was never looking to become anything like that. I just latched on to a character I loved”

"It's a very privileged opportunity I've been given, obviously. You know, the benefits are certainly very good. But there is a trade-off, as with anything."

Johnny Depp: “First and foremost, to bore your audience is like the worst thing you can do. Always try to keep them guessing”

While most would assume that Depp was legitimately wasted throughout the filming of the movie, Depp claims he wasn't or he still would be shooting the film. Instead, he's based his "drunk acting" on "observation."

Johnny Depp Now Prefers Compliments Over Money

Johnny Depp -- the highest-paid actor in Hollywood today -- doesn't think he's worth the money he's earned.