“She’s kind of a walking poem”: One Hollywood Bombshell Even Johnny Depp Admits Has a “Perverse sense of humor”

Johnny Depp was impressed with Angelina Jolie as an actress, as well as with her sense of humor

"She's kind of a walking poem": One Hollywood Bombshell Even Johnny Depp Admits Has a "Perverse sense of humor"


  • Angelina Jolie had a crush on Johnny Depp and wanted to work with him.
  • Unfortunately, the filming of The Tourist was riddled with rumors of on-set feuds.
  • Johnny Depp was, however, deeply impressed with Jolie and her 'perverse sense of humor'.
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Being a Hollywood heartthrob, Johnny Depp has been the celebrity crush of his fans for years. But surprisingly, not just fans, even a few of his colleagues developed a crush on him. Nonetheless, only a few of them had the luck to share the screen with him. 

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Johnny Depp

Well, it’s none other than Angelina Jolie who admitted having a crush on Johnny Depp for years and craved an opportunity to work with him. But unfortunately, when the stars aligned, Jolie had a different experience and not a good one. However, Depp remained positive about his experience and even called Jolie a “walking poem”. 

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Angelina Jolie And Johnny Depp Didn’t Get Along During The Tourist 

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp have the kind of Hollywood fame, that most celebrities crave to achieve. But surprisingly, despite their grandeur and a similar level of fame, the duo never met before working together in their 2010 drama The Tourist. Apparently, Jolie had a serious crush on Depp and had been looking for the opportunity to share the screen with the actor. 

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp
Having a crush on Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie dreamt of working with him

Thus, eventually, Angelina Jolie’s dream came true, and she got to play the role of an elegant woman named Elsie Clinton-Ford, while Depp played an American named Frank, who met on vacation in Italy. However, to Jolie’s surprise, her work experience didn’t end up the way she expected it to be. In fact, the duo faced difficulty getting along. 

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp
Jolie and Depp had difficulty filming The Tourist

Excited to work together on the film and go head-to-head, Angelina Jolie soon realized Johnny Depp wasn’t the easiest actor to work with. Especially during their kissing scene Jolie apparently had trouble shooting due to Depp’s foul breath. And thus, when the bubble of her expectations popped, her experience was completely ruined. 


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Johnny Depp Showered Angelina Jolie With Compliments

Despite having difficulty filming The Tourist, Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp handled the situation like professionals and didn’t let the troubles show in their performance. Watching their movie, audiences will easily buy their chemistry and will find it difficult to believe that the duo ever had trouble filming. 

Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp
Depp and Jolie remained respectful toward each other despite the difficulty

Further, in an attempt to maintain their positivity, Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie avoided addressing the messy details regarding their time on set. Focusing on the good things, even during the film’s press runs, Depp and Jolie complimented each other during an interview via Vanity Fair. 


She’s everything. She’s kind of a walking poem, Angelina is. She’s this perfect beauty but at the same time very deep, very smart, very quick, very clever, very funny, and also has a very perverse sense of humor.” Depp shared. 

The Tourist
The Tourist (2010) became a global hit

Eventually, the movie turned into an international hit. Made with a $100M budget The Tourist went on to gross $278.3M at the global box office. And for the actors, who had a difficult time on set, Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie didn’t let that show, during their interviews and promotions. Instead, the duo chose to remain respectful towards each other. 

Watch The Tourist on Amazon Prime Video. 

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Written by Krittika Mukherjee

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Krittika is a News Writer at FandomWire with 2 years of prior experience in lifestyle and web content writing. With her previous works available on HubPages and Medium, she has woven over 1000 stories with us, about fan-favorite actors, movies, and shows. Post-graduate in Journalism and Honors-graduate in English Literature, when this art enthusiast isn't crafting your next favorite article, she finds her escapism in coffee, fiction, and the Wizarding World.