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Johnny Depp Speech at Palm Springs Film Festival

By Samantha Boden
Posted On Jan 03, 2016
Johnny Depp Speech at Palm Springs Film Festival

Johnny Depp attended the 27th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala. Kicking off Awards Season, the 27th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) Awards Gala was held Saturday, January 2, 2016 at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Depp won the Desert Palm achievement for his role as Whitey Bulger in Black Mass. Depp says he was so honored to be given the opportunity to play Bulger in the film. He also says he was honored to have the support that came from Scott Cooper. Depp says he’s been in over 200 films and joked that that means he should retire. Depp also thanked his wife, Amber Heard, for putting up with him and living with all these characters. Attending the Palm Springs Film Festival is priority for actors hoping to snag an Academy Award. The Academy Awards air February 28th.