Contact Us

Johnny Depp Considers Trump Assassination To Roaring Glastonbury Crowd

Johnny Depp Joke Assassinate Trump
Ian Gavan, Getty Images

Suffice it to say, Johnny Depp is not on the short list for an invitation to the Oval Office.

The actor got Glastonbury Festival crowds riled up Thursday night (June 22) when he brought up the subject of President Donald Trump. While presenting a screening of his 2004 film The Libertine, Depp came out swinging against the Commander in Chief, and intentionally drummed up some serious controversy.

“This is going to be in the press, and it will be horrible,” he said. “But I like that you’re all a part of it…When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?”

The crowd then cheered, according to The New York Times, at which point Depp added:

“I want to clarify…I’m not an actor. I lie for a living. However, it’s been a while. And maybe it’s time.”

CNN adds that the Secret Service is “aware of the comment in question. For security reasons, we cannot discuss specifically nor in general terms the means and methods of how we perform our protective responsibilities.”

Depp said during a May interview with The Ellen Degeneres Show that he was up for the challenge of playing Trump on Saturday Night Live should Alec Baldwin ever tire of the gig.

“Basically, Alec’s done all the work. I can just copy him,” he said.

Celebrities Who Supported Hillary Clinton Through The 2016 Election:

Next: Johnny Depp Offers To Take Over Role As SNL's Donald Trump

Best of 97ZOK

Recommended For You

Best Of The Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://97zokonline.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Secret Society quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Secret Society contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.