The Libertine - Johnny Depp on his character

Posted on: March 3, 2006 | Views: 72 | Comment

Johnny Depp discusses his portrayal of John Wilmot.

London, in the 17th century. John Wilmot, the second Earl of Rochester has a passionate romance with a young actress, Elizabeth Barry, and he writes a scurrilous play which lampoons the monarch who commissioned it, Charles II, leading to the Earl's banishment and eventual downfall. 

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