Johnny Debb’s sister Debbie Depp: Facts about her

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Johnny Debb’s sister Debbie Depp: Facts about her
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Debbie Depp is known for being the sister of the Hollywood actor Johnny Depp. Her brother is a renowned actor who rose to fame after his decades of work in Hollywood.

Despite being a family member of a worldwide renowned celebrity, Debbie seems to keep her life private away from the media and paparazzi. However, Johnny’s fans and followers are intrigued to know everything about him including his siblings and family.

Well, we are right here for you to answer all your queries about the celebrity sibling. Stay till the end to find out other interesting facts about Debbie Depp’s birthday, parents, family, husband, and her testimony in support of her brother.

Debbie Depp Early Life and Family

Debbie was born on May 10, 1956, in Kentucky, United States. She is currently 66 years old as of 2022. She was born to her father John Christopher Depp I and her mother Betty Sue Palmer.

Debbie belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group and she holds American nationality. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Debbie alongside her siblings moved around quite a lot because of which her childhood was spent in various states across the country. Johnny once stated that his mother liked to move around quite a lot.

Talking about her parents, her mom Betty passed away in 2016.


Talking about Debbie’s siblings, she grew up with three other siblings. She has two brothers named Daniel Depp and Johnny and a sister named Christi Dembrowski. Her siblings are often seen in media with her famous brother Johnny.

Debbie Depp and Her siblings
Debbie Depp(center) with her sister Christie and brother Johnny.

Her sister Christi was born on December 21, 1960. She worked as a personal manager for her brother Johnny. Apart from that, she is also a production assistant and a film producer.

Meanwhile, her brother Daniel Depp was born in Kentucky on November 14, 1953. He works as a teacher and journalist.

Her Brother Johnny Depp is a Multiple Award-Winning Actor

Debbie’s brother Johnny is a  multiple award-winning American actor and producer. Johnny was born on June 9, 1963, in Owensboro, Kentucky. He has received some prestigious awards like Golden Globe Awards, Academy Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and many more.

He started his acting journey with a horror movie named A Nightmare on Elm Street in 1984. After that, he received many other opportunities to work in television series and movies. His life changed when he played the role of Jack Sparrow in the movie Pirates of the Caribbean. 

Apart from his acting career, he is also known for his musical and art career. He has collaborated with many other singers and bands. Furthermore, he has been able to sell his artwork in different art galleries as well.

Debbie’s Brother Johnny was Accused of Domestic Violence

Debbie’s brother Johnny was accused of domestic violence by his ex-wife Amber Heard. Amber is an American actress who is renowned for her movie Aquaman. She is the second wife of actor Johnny.

Just after a year of their marriage, Amber filed for divorce and asked for a restraining order against her husband claiming that he was verbally and mentally violent toward her. At that time, Johnny did not agree with Amber. He also claimed that she was only trying to secure her life financially

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard
Debbie’s brother Johnny with his ex-wife.

However, Amber won the case at that time and the court ordered Mr. Depp to pay $7 million to his wife which she claimed to donate to hospitals and children’s care organizations. It was later found she had not donated a single penny to both organizations.

After that, she started working as a domestic violence advocate and claimed that Johnny was physically abusive toward her. Due to all the bad pr Johnny received from Amber’s claim, he lost all his work. Disney and other brands denied working with Johnny.

Subsequently, Johnny sued Amber claiming that it was Amber who was abusive towards him while they were in a relationship. Eventually, the court found out the accusation Amber claimed earlier was false. After that, the court awarded Johnny $10 million and also ordered Amber to pay $5 million to Johnny as compensation.

You can check also check out the video where we talked about what led to Amber’s loss in the case against Johnny Depp.

Debbie Depp Testimony in Johnny Depp’s Case

Johnny was really close to his sisters, and it was evident after his sister Christie came to testify in the Amber vs Depp case. His sister Christi appeared in court to give her testimony. However, Debbie was somehow unable to give her testimony.

Christi Depp
Johnny’s sister Christi during the testimony.

As per sources, Debbie and her sister had warned him about Amber. Unfortunately, the Depp family was unable to keep Johnny away from Heard. Although Debbie has not appeared in front of the media, she has always supported her brother.

Who is Debbie Depp’s Husband? What is She Doing Now?

As earlier mentioned, Debbie does not appear in front of the media neither she has revealed anything about her personal life. Nevertheless, we do know she is married to a guy named, Richard Rassel. Her husband is the son between Oakley Lee Rassel and Sophia Rassel.

According to sources, Deborah and Richard first met while working in a doctor’s workplace. They were in a relationship for a while before tying the knot. They have two kids.

As of now, Debbie has been working as an English teacher in a local school. She is spending her normal life as of now.

Debbie’s brother Johnny is really close with her son

From her relationship with her husband, she is a mother of two kids, a daughter Megan and a son, William ‘Billy’ Rassel. Her son William is only 15 years younger than her brother Johnny because of this their relationship is more like of friends than Uncle and nephew.

In an interview, when William’s music company Brashk Inc released its first album, he mentioned what type of relationship they share.

He said, “We interact just like any other family, but I guess the best way to describe our relationship is that of anyone else who has an uncle that likes to do shit with you that your parents don’t approve of. Almost like brothers.”

Likewise, her brother Johnny is a father of two kids, Lily Rose-Depp and Jack Depp. He shares both of his kids with his ex-girlfriend Vanessa Paradis.

Is Debbie available on Social Media Platforms?

Debbie is not active on any social platforms. She seems to keep her life private. But, her brother Johnny is active on different social platforms.

He mostly maintains his engagement on Instagram under the name @johnnydepp and has about 27.6 million followers on his Instagram account. Furthermore, he is also available on platforms like Facebook.

Debbie Depp’s Net Worth

She has not yet mentioned anything about her career so it is quite difficult to ascertain how much is her net worth. Still, a lot of sources claim her estimated net worth is around $500,000.

On the other hand, her baby brother Johnny has been able to make a good amount of fortune throughout his acting journey. His estimated net worth is around $150 million. He earned such a huge amount of fortune thanks to his acting career.