Los Angeles : Hollywood star Johnny Depp is all set to star in Universal's reboot of "Invisible Man", which is based on HG Wells' novel of the same title.
The first big-screen adaptation arrived in 1933 with Claude Rains starring as a scientist who finds a way to become invisible.
Ed Solomon ('Men in Black') is writing the script and the project is being developed by producers Alex Kurtzman and Chris Morgan, reported Ace Showbiz.
It is unclear where the movie stands in terms of development. There is no director attached at this stage.
London, Oct. 15 : Johnny Depp is satisfied with his Oscar nominations and does not want to win an Oscar ever.
In an interview, the 'Black Mass' actor said that he doesn't want to win one of those things ( Oscar) ever, adding that the idea of winning means that you were in competition with someone, The Independent reports.
The 52-year-old actor said that he was not in competition with anybody.
Earlier, Depp was nominated for his roles in the first Pirates of the Caribbean, Finding Neverland and Sweeney Todd.
Washington D.C., Sept. 18 - Johnny Depp is one of the most attractive actors in Hollywood, but back in the 90s, when his career had started, he was not identified as such.
During a sit-down interview with E!Online in 1990, Depp said he had worked on this television series for three years and people had been sold, America had been sold, to this image of a character on TV, and so the perception of who he was, was not true, E!Online reports.
The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star added that he was an actor who did this job.
Washington D. C., Sept 5 - Amidst the ongoing Australian Dog Deportation Drama, Johnny Depp has made a sarky remark about killing his dogs, Boo and Pistol, and eating them.
In a press conference at the Venice Film Festival, the 52-year-old actor said that he killed his dogs and ate them under direct orders from some big-gutted man from Australia, E! Online reported.
Earlier, Amber Heard had said that she and her husband the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star will avoid the 'land down under' as much as they can because of the politicians there.
Washington DC, July 26 : Johnny Depp has not dressed up as Jack Sparrow for a treasure hunt this time, but the actor changed his avatar to bottle-feeding a baby bat.
The 52-year-old actor is seen feeding his new pal wrapped in a green blanket with a tiny yellow bottle in the video released by the Australian Bat Clinic and Wildlife Trauma Center, reported Us magazine.
Sources revealed that Depp has also sponsored the orphaned bat and has named it Jackie Sparrow.
Washington, June 20 - Johnny Depp's France home near St. Tropez, which sprawls across 37 acres, is up for grabs at 27 million dollars.
According to Sotheby's International Realty France, the idyllic 12 rooms and 12 baths abode, which the 52-year-old actor had purchased in 2001, is a small village in itself comprising of over a dozen buildings with a main house, multiple guest cottages, a chapel, a cafe and workshop/garage, reported People magazine.
Washington, June 10 - Describing her married life with Johnny Depp as a natural progression, Amber Heard claims that nothing was a dramatic change as the couple has been together for a long time.
The 29-year-old actress, who married the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star in February, believes that her marriage with the 52-year-old actor has been a fairly organic process and she falls in love with him over and over again, reported E! Online.
Washington, Jun 4 : Johnny Depp has agreed to endorse a fragrance for the first time, signing up with Christian Dior Parfums.
The 51-year-old actor's first ad doesn't disappoint as he appears in a smoldering photo that showcases him with guyliner, layered necklaces and just-unkempt-enough hair, E! Online reported.
The scent, created by Dior perfumer Francois Demachy, is set to launch in September and will be the first new men's fragrance from the house in ten years. (ANI)
Wellington, May 26 - Johnny Depp could possibly be sent behind the bars for up to 10 years or asked to pay a maximum fine of 340,000 Australian dollars for illegally bringing his two dogs into Australia.
Australian government officials revealed that they will soon get the dog thing out of the way as the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star's two Yorkshire terriers were illegally brought into the country and it is serious crime for them, Stuff. co. nz reported.
Washington, March 11 - Johnny Depp got hurt on the location for " Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales" in Australia.
According to Variety magazine, the 51-year-old actor, who'll now be flown back to the US for surgery, was not working at the time of his injury, but how he hurt himself has not been disclosed yet.
The production is not expected to be impacted by the star's absence largely, and will continue shooting scenes around Depp's character, Captain Jack Sparrow, for the next few weeks.
Washington, Feb 16 : Johnny Depp has formed a new rock supergroup 'The Hollywood Vampires ' with his old collaborates Alice Cooper and Joe Perry.
The 'Welcome to My Nightmare' hit-maker said that he and his old 'Pirates of The Caribbean' actor have been partners for long, but now even having Perry with them they'll rock on music, E! Online reported.
Notably, the 51-year-old actor used to play guitar and had been a musician before he concentrated on his acting career, and has also performed with both rockers before and still loves music.
Washington, Feb 5 - Johnny Depp has finally tied the knot with his fiancee Amber Heard at the actor's home ahead of the planned celebration on his private island in the Bahamas, it has been reported.
A source has earlier revealed to E! Online that the 51-year-old actor was completely in love and could not wait to marry Heard.
Depp and Heard first met on the set of their film 'The Rum Diary' in 2010 and got engaged in January, 2014. (ANI)
New York, Feb 2 : Johnny Depp will be republishing classic cult novel, ' Narcisa: Our Lady of Ashes,' via his HarperCollins imprint Infinitum Nihil.
The book, the work of tattoo artist Jonathan Shaw which was first published in 2008, centers on a "motorcycle-riding, nomadic outlaw poet" and "crack-smoking philosopher prostitute" in Rio, the New York Post reported.
The novel had gained cult fans including Iggy Pop and Jim Jarmusch, but had gone out of print, and after which it asked for about 200 dollars per copy as a collector's item.
Washington, Jan. 29 - Johnny Depp has claimed that he was recently attacked by a "chupacabra" and that is why he missed his press conference .
'The Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' star although admitted to being sick but mentioned that the main reason he missed the conference was because he was fighting with a very rarely seen or experienced animal called "chupacabra" for hours, E! Online reported.
Depp further mentioned that chupacabra's are very persistent and it probably came into his suitcase, but the actor made sure that it won't come back as he threw him off the 23rd floor.
New York, Jan 29 - Johnny Depp may be leaving his longtime film agent after a disastrous run of films, including his latest 'Mortdecai,' it has been revealed.
The 51-year-old actor, who has been with United Talent Agency's Tracey Jacobs since she spotted him on "21 Jump Street" in 1988, is said to be considering to move forward by approaching Scarlett Johansson and Leo DiCaprio's manager Rick Yorn, the New York Post reported.
The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star's spokeswoman Robin Baum said that this is not correct information as this is not true.
Washington, Jan 24 - Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she had to hurt herself to keep from laughing while kissing her 'Mortdecai' co-star Johnny Depp.
The Academy Award winning actress told Rachel Ray during an interview that she ruined probably 15 takes which was funny at first, Us Magazine reported.
The 42-year-old actress continued that until one look around and the crew's like, "Oh my God", adding that she was honestly digging her nails into her skin to not laugh by the end of the thing because she was afraid that she might get fired. (ANI)
London, Jan 24 - Johnny Depp and Gwyneth Paltrow, who will be seen together in 'Mortdecai' has hinted that the duo has seen each other naked and have both, joined the 'mile-high club'.
Depp and Paltrow alongwith co-star Paul Bettany were presented a paddle with the words "I have" and "I have never" printed on either side, and they held up the correct response as the host Ellen DeGeneres read out a number of statements, the Mirror reported.
The trio of stars including the host admitted to being members of the mile-high club.
London : Actor Johnny Depp has purchased a nude portrait of pregnant Duchess of Cambridge from a street artist named Pegasus.
The 51-year-old actor splashed out a five figure sum and has commissioned the artist to make a portrait of Catherine with nothing but a crown placed on her belly, reported Female First.
Los Angeles - Hollywood couple Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are reportedly heading for split less than a year after getting engaged.
Depp, 51, and Heard, 28, are having major issues and wedding plans are up in the air, reported E!Online.
"Both have extreme personalities and are both very intense people. Arguments are bound to arise," a source said.
Representatives for both the actors have declined to comment on their relationship status.
Washington, Nov 16 - Johnny Depp, who recently gave a speech at Hollywood Film Awards , appeared drunk on the stage.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the 'Pirates of the Carribean' star appeared unsteady on his feet and was seen slurring his words.
London: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West says she is being "obsessed" with Johnny Depp. The mother of one revealed she even had a cut-out of the actor on her wall because she loved the hunk so much, reported Femalefirst.
"Kourtney and I actually shared a room together at one point growing up. I loved Johnny Depp, I was obsessed with him, and she was really into Leonardo Dicaprio, so we had cutouts of them on our wall next to our Michael Jackson posters.
London: Hollywood star Johnny Depp missed filming re-shoots for his new movie 'Mortdecai' this week after falling sick.
The 51-year-old 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star was due at Pinewood Studios in England to shoot more scenes for the action comedy, but the production was cut short when the lead actor cancelled because of ill health, reportedly.
London, Oct 6 - Johnny Depp is reportedly worried about his music getting leaked online after recording his material on his phone for his debut solo rock album.
A source revealed that the 51-year-old actor was worried that his new music may get into the wrong hands before he had a chance to finish it, the Daily Star reported.
Depp's rock star pal Ryan Adam revealed that the American actor probably had 20 or 30 great riffs stored in his phone right now. (ANI)
New York, Sept 15 - Johnny Depp's young co-star Lilla Crawford has revealed that the actor acted as a father figure to her whilst filming 'Into the Woods'.
Crawford told the New York Post that the 51-year-old actor had two children and he would always talk about his kids and seemed like such a great dad.
'Into the Woods' is scheduled to hit the theatres in December, 2014. (ANI)
Washington, Aug 14 : ' Finding Neverland' is officially landing on Broadway in March 2015, it has been reported.
According to a New York Times, the musical adaptation of the 2004 film following Peter Pan playwright J. M. Barrie would begin performances on the Great White Way in March, the Hollywood Reporter reported.
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