I have always thought that Johnny Depp was pretty cool. I have friends that got to meet him and hang out with him when he came to town to film Benny and Joon. I've seen some of his movies and liked those, altho I still have as yet to see the pirate movies!
That might have to change tho.
Check out this story on him that has changed my mind on the man!
actor Johnny Depp noted that he always carries his Captain Jack Sparrow costume with him. "Sometimes you go to kiddie hospitals and things like that," he said. "I'll just sneak in and go and surprise a bunch of kiddies through the different wards. ... It basically turns into a two-, three-hour improvisation, and it's really fun.