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Angelina Jolie Had a Major Crush on Johnny Depp After Edwards Scissorhands

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp are the best-known actors names of Hollywood. Angelina Jolie once revealed that she had a big crush on Johnny Depp after his film Edward Scissorhands which impressed this actress. The two starred in the 2010 film The Tourist. It’s not shocking but cute, according to Angelina’s narrative she was once smitten by Johnny Depp.

Angelina Jolie talked about her celebrity crush
Angelina Jolie talked about her celebrity crush

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Although they haven’t worked on many film projects side by side, they have nothing but beautiful things to say about each other. But, Angelina Jolie proudly admits that she had a major crush on the actor.

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Angelina Jolie Opens up About Her Crush on Johnny Depp

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp complimented each other
Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp complimented each other

A Biography: Angelina mentions how Angelina grew up with a willing interest in knives and death. This is the reason which caused her to grow an affection for Johnny after he starred in Edward Scissorhands. The book claimed:

“Angie was smitten with actor Johnny Depp, who played Edward, an isolated figure with scissors for hands. The movie’s themes of alienation and self-discovery spoke to the angst-ridden Angie,” it further added. Talking about working with Johnny in The Tourist, Angelina had also told the Japan Times that she always wanted to work with him. “What actress hasn’t? I’ve thought he was the coolest thing for years. I practically grew up with him, and had such a crush on him in Edward Scissorhands.”

Edward Scissorhands, Johnny Depp
Edward Scissorhands, Johnny Depp

It’s sad to believe that Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie have only worked on one project together so far, understanding how similar their movie characters tend to be. Both Depp and Jolie are attracted to dark and twisted roles when it comes to their choice of films. While Depp has portrayed everything from pirates to vampires and mad hatters, Jolie has gone from playing sociopaths to evil queens. Naturally, their common interest to play creative and colorful roles makes it seem like they would be in more film projects together.

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Her attraction to gothic aesthetics made her obsessed with Tim Burton’s 1990 film, Edward Scissorhands. The movie, starring Depp, inspired Jolie so much and caused her to develop a massive crush on the actor. The actress’s unauthorized biography describes her love for Depp’s films. And even Johnny Depp himself said Angelina Jolie is a ‘perfect beauty’ and a ‘walking poem.’

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Written by Shreeparna Das