Apropos of Nothing

January 20, 2008

Respect the Depp

Filed under: Entertainment,Newsworthy — aproposofnothing @ 4:10 pm

I like some of Johnny Depp’s work, but always thought he was a bit “ot there”.  This story really gives me a great amount of respect for him.

Johnny Depp secretly visited Great Ormond Street Hospital yesterday to donate £1 million of his own money to thank staff for saving his daughter’s life.

He arrived unexpectedly at the London children’s hospital where eight-year-old Lily-Rose was treated last year when her kidneys failed.

Last week he invited five Great Ormond Street doctors and nurses to the party for the London premiere of his film Sweeney Todd.

And on November 29, unknown to the public, Depp spent four hours at the hospital telling bedtime stories to patients dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow after having his Pirates Of The Caribbean costume flown over from Los Angeles.

read it all here

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