We bring you 10 unknown facts about him on this occasion. For an actor who played Willy Wonka, the chocolate mogul and acted in the movie ‘Chocolat’ – Johnny Depp was allergic to chocolate as a child.
Elle trouve son nom de scène en s'inspirant de Mitch Ryder, un musicien de soul que son père est en train d'écouter lorsqu'elle reçoit un appel de son agent lui demandant sous quel nom elle veut apparaître dans le générique de fin de Lucas.
Elle y interprète Lydia Deetz, une adolescente gothique qui sympathise à la cause du couple de fantômes qui hantent la maison dans laquelle sa famille vient d'emménager.
It really helps determine how you carry yourself."Quite what Ryder's outfit says about her today one can only speculate; like Hepburn, you can certainly make the case that she remains one of the defining Hollywood stars of her era.
In the same year as Heathers, aged just 17, she starred in Tim Burton's Beetlejuice; within five years, she'd taken roles for Francis Ford Coppola (Dracula) and Martin Scorsese (The Age of Innocence).
Twenty-five years on, she is still tiny and fragile-looking, but as she points out, "I feel a little stronger than people perceive me."Today, we're sitting in a windowless marquee at the Venice Film Festival. Which seems appropriate, given her new film is The Iceman, a true-life tale of New Jersey hitman Richard Kuklinski.
A noisy portable air-con unit is doing it's best to keep us cool. Ryder, as his wife, delivers her best work in years.
Either way, with a role as a mysterious financial PR in David Hare’s new BBC political thriller, Turks & Caicos, alongside Christopher Walken, Bill Nighy and Helena Bonham Carter, Ryder’s bemused by talk of a comeback.
“Only because they’ve been saying it for so long,” she says with a laugh. There’s a big part of me that just wants to do good work and not have that pressure. And although I’d love to say that everything I’ve done has been a passion project – when of course I’ve done things just to work and I’ve done clonkers – you get a letter from David Hare, and you’re like, ‘Oh my God.’” The second part of Hare's Worricker Trilogy, Turks & Caicos follows Page Eight, which was shown in 2011.
Maybe she was too memorable in those early years, capturing the zeitgeist of that decade too well both professionally and personally, in her highly scrutinised relationships with Johnny Depp and Matt Damon.
Or maybe that shoplifting incident in 2001, after which she was ordered to undergo psychological and drug counselling and then took time off from her career, has overshadowed the excellent work she has done since: her portrayal of the embittered, ageing ballerina in Black Swan and the cheating wife in The Dilemma.
Elle quitte l'école et pratique l'école à la maison pendant un an après cet épisode.