Johnny Depp remains the face of Dior Sauvage. A lucrative new endorsement deal is expected to net the star at least $20 million.
After winning last year’s defamation lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard, 37, Johnny Depp’s, 59, career continues to soar. that the luxury brand Dior will continue its collaboration with the Hollywood star – and at conditions that are downright fantastic for Depp. The 59-year-old is said to have signed a new advertising deal for at least $20 million with the French company. It is said to be the highest-paying advertising contract for a men’s fragrance.
Johnny Depp makes Robert Pattinson and Brad Pitt look old
Depp will remain the face of Dior Sauvage. The star has been promoting the perfume since 2015. Dior had always stood by the actor and musician even during Depp’s legal problems in recent years. The new advertising deal for Dior Sauvage will run for three years.
According to sources, Depp clearly outperforms other Hollywood greats. For example, “Twilight” and “The Batman” star Robert Pattinson (36) as the face of the men’s fragrance Dior Homme is said to receive the sum of twelve million US dollars, while Oscar winner Brad Pitt (59) is said to receive seven million dollars as the advertising face for Chanel No. 5 strikes. Other male actors from Hollywood’s top tier receive between two and four million dollars for perfume advertising deals. Armani, for example, is said to transfer four million dollars to Chris Pine (42), known from “Wonder Woman” and “Star Trek”, over a period of three years.
New Dior deal just before the Cannes Film Festival
Next week, Johnny Depp’s comeback film “Jeanne du Barry” by French director Maïwenn (47) will open the renowned Cannes Film Festival. The star plays the French King Louis XV in the historical film. (1710-1774). With the biopic “Modi” Depp is also only planning his second directorial work. Veteran star Al Pacino (83) is reportedly part of the acting cast in the work about Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920).
Depp’s ex-wife Amber Heard is said to have turned her back on Hollywood for the time being. Heard has bought a house near Madrid where she wants to raise her daughter “away from the noise”.
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