Many know Brian Cox from Succession and the X-Males motion photos, with the former Scottish actor now regaling readers with tales from his decades within the exchange via his unique autobiography.
As as of late published in GQ, and first told in Striking the Rabbit within the Hat, the person identified for playing William Stryker and Hannibal Lecter in Michael Mann’s underrated Manhunter talked in regards to the roles he didn’t derive, turning his attention against Johnny Depp.
The American entertainer has been in a profession and private lag as of unhurried with many pining for the days of his earlier successes, but for Cox, grand of this used to be no longer earned. In his spy, Depp used to be vastly hyped up and if reality be told had it uncomplicated.
“Pirates of the Caribbean, it’s very grand the ‘Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow’ checklist. Depp, personable though I’m obvious he is, is so overblown, so overrated. I mean, Edward Scissorhands. Let’s face it, ought to you attain on with fingers esteem that and pale, scarred-face make-up, you don’t occupy to make something. He didn’t. As a result of this reality, he’s accomplished even much less.”
Cox went on to level how Depp’s star has fallen in 2022 within the eyes of the general public, and mused on how if he went for a feature a lot like Pirates of the Caribbean‘s Governor Swann now, it can presumably perhaps perhaps were given to an actor esteem Brendan Gleeson in its attach.
Depp hasn’t answered to the comments as of but, and it remains risky if he’ll. Some actors make – as any individual who recalls the feuding between Dwayne Johnson and Vin Diesel can attest – and grand of others simply make no longer make an effort to.