Who is Johnny Depp’s ex wife Lori Anne Allison?
Lori Anne Allison was born on 6 September 1957, in the United States of America, and is a make-up artist, but probably best known for being the ex-wife of actor Johnny Depp. She’s worked in Hollywood for many years over the course of her career.
The Wealth of Lori Anne Allison
How rich is Lori Anne Allison? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is over $7 million, earned through a successful career in the entertainment industry, but significantly increased following her divorce settlement from Johnny Depp – he has a net worth estimated at $200 million. However, as she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and InfluencesLori Anne had an artistic inclination from a young age, and was already applying make-up as well as cutting the hair of her dolls when she was eight years old. She continued to develop her inclination for drawing art in the next few years, and at the age of 13, she was drawn into a make-up boutique at Miami Beach where a saleslady did make-up on her, opening her eyes to the world of feature enhancement via makeup.
A year later, her interest in the entertainment industry broadened, as she started to notice musicians, models, actors, and the like especially with their makeup. She became heavily influenced by unusual styles, popularized by artists such as David Bowie. At the age of 16, she started experimenting with various looks using unconventional clothing and make-up. She was not accepted by many of her peers and she later moved to New York City to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.
Finding a Career in MakeupAllison initially wanted to pursue a career in the music industry, and tried to use her connections to get her break, hoping to become a record producer, however, her hopes were shot down when she became a part of a target shooting mishap that left her partially deaf in one ear. She decided to fall back to make-up after that, and realized that it was something artistic that she was good, at and could still pursue as a career.
She had help from actors Christina Applegate and Adam Ant who helped her to quickly land roles in the industry, transitioning her from enthusiastic amateur to professional. She was given her first professional make-up kit during this time, and then began her career on television. She also worked on her first film with Ant, and this jump start certainly helped propel her career in the industry. Soon she was working with various high profile names in numerous film and television projects, and this was the time that she met future husband, actor Johnny Depp.
Do you know this woman? It's Lori Anne Allison and she was the first Johnny spouse. They lived together for 2 years(1982-1984). As she dated Nicolas Cage before Johnny, she introduces him to Nicolas and that's why Johnny got in the cinema world! Thank you Lori ?? #lorianneallison #johnnydepp #nicolascage #deppheadforever
Marriage to Johnny Depp and Divorce
Johnny Depp rose to prominence as a teen idol in the 1980s, appearing in the television series “21 Jump Street”, which led to numerous iconic roles in films such as “Edward Scissorhands”, “Sleepy Hollow”, and the “Pirates of the Caribbean” film franchise in which he plays the role of Captain Jack Sparrow. He is considered one of the biggest stars in the film industry, gaining critical acclaim and setting box office records for many of his projects. He’s also been nominated for numerous awards including three times for Academy Award for Best Actor. He also won a Golden Globe for his work in “Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street”.
Early in his career, before his more notable roles, he met and married Lori Anne in 1983, and the couple’s life seems to be going well for some time until a sudden divorce just two years into their marriage, finalized in 1986. Though details of the divorce or why things ended between them were never really revealed. Johnny Depp later went through numerous other high profile relationships with actresses such as Winona Ryder and Amber Heard, in which details of his first marriage continued to get buried, until it was no longer deemed important by the media.
Where is Lori Anne Allison Now?
One of the reasons there is a lack of information about Allison’s current endeavors is due to her lack of presence on social media. Many sources believe that she is still working for the entertainment industry due to her strong connections there. It is also believed that she later branched out, having owned a small cupcake business, DCups in the past. In 2015, she released her own line of lip glosses called Serendeppity, though it is has not yet been confirmed if she is continuing to be involved in the makeup industry.