Lily-Rose Depp
Lily-Rose Depp Cannes 2016.jpg

Born Lily-Rose Melody Depp
May 27, 1999 (age 18)
Paris, France
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2014–present
Relatives Alysson Paradis (aunt)

Lily-Rose Melody Depp (born May 27, 1999) is a French-American actress and model.

Lily-Rose Melody Depp was born in Paris on May 27, 1999. She is the daughter of American actor, producer, and musician Johnny Depp and French singer, actress, and model Vanessa Paradis.[1] After 14 years together, her parents split in 2012 and set up shared joint custody of Depp, who splits her time between Los Angeles and Paris.[2] Depp is the older sister of John “Jack” Christopher Depp III[3] and the niece of French actress Alysson Paradis.


Lily Rose at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival

Began her acting career with a cameo role in Tusk, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2014.[6] She acted alongside her friend Harley Quinn Smith, her father, and the film’s director Kevin Smith.[7] In April 2015, Depp posed for a photo-shoot in the Australian magazine Oyster by Dana Boulos and Maggie Silverman.[8] She was announced as a Chanel ambassador in September and modeled for the brand’s eyewear line.[9] Depp appears with Irish rapper Rejjie Snow in his video for “All Around the World”, which was released in October.[10]

Depp reprised her Tusk role in Yoga Hosers,[11] a spin-off that focuses on her and Harley Quinn Smith’s characters, and premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2016.[12] In May, she was announced as the face of Chanel’s new fragrance No°5 L’Eau.[13] That same month, The Dancer, in which Depp plays Isadora Duncan, premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in the Un Certain Regard category. The film is Stéphanie Di Giusto’s directorial debut.[14] Depp and Natalie Portman co-starred in Rebecca Zlotowski’s Planetarium as two spiritualist sisters in 1930s France.[15] The film had its premiere at the Venice Film Festival in September.[16] Depp appeared on the front cover of British Vogue in their December issue.[17]

In February 2017, Depp starred in a campaign for Chanel’s beauty line.[18] She is set to reprise her Tusk and Yoga Hosers role in Moose Jaws.


Year Title Role Notes
2014 Tusk Colleen Collette
2016 Yoga Hosers Colleen Collette
2016 The Dancer Isadora Duncan
2016 Planetarium Kate Barlow


Year Title Album
2016 I’m the Man(with Harley Quinn Smith)[30] Yoga Hosers Soundtrack
2016 Babe(with Harley Quinn Smith) Yoga Hosers Soundtrack
2016 O Canada(with Harley Quinn Smith) Yoga Hosers Soundtrack

Awards and nominations

Year Award Work Category Result
2017 César Awards The Dancer Most Promising Actress[31] Nominated
2017 Lumières Awards The Dancer Most Promising Actress[32] Nominated