We’ve always admired Johnny Depp’s glasses style and thought that with his 50th birthday there is no better time to celebrate his enduring career and fashion. Johnny Depp’s glasses have been a key look and he is known for embracing round glasses with keyhole detailing long before they made their way back into the mainstream. It’s become expected that Johnny Depp is ahead of the curve; always a risk-taker, his career continues to rise with each groundbreaking role.
Starting with his memorable role as Officer Tom Hanson on 21 Jump Street, Johnny Depp left the seeds of a heartthrob status to become Edward Scissorhands in Tim Burton’s classic. Constantly pushing boundaries, Johnny’s varied film history has included a number of films with Time Burton (Ed Wood, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Sweeny Todd, Alice in Wonderland, just to name a few) where he embodies his characters with transformative makeup and costumes. Not afraid to take on roles based on true events, Johnny Depp seems comfortable in the 1970’s in his roles in Donnie Brasco, Blow and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas – where he portrayed his friend, Hunter S. Thompson.
Johnny Depp’s glasses style remain true to a love of round glasses with keyhole detailing for a vintage-inspired look with modern appeal. From perfectly round glasses frames to squarer shapes with rounded edges, Depp pulls off the look with aplomb.
Inspired by Johnny Depp’s glasses style? Shop round glasses – and for prescription sunglasses just add polarized sunglasses tinting to your frames.