Johnny Depp and Amber Heard bonded over blues

Johnny Depp is a "lucky man" to have married Amber Heard because they share so many of the same interests.

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard bonded over blues

Johnny Depp fell for Amber Heard because she loves blues music.

The 'Black Mass' actor - who married the 29-year-old actress earlier this year after meeting on the set of 'The Rum Diary' - feels very "lucky" to have found someone who shares so many of his interests.

He gushed: "We connect on a lot of levels but the first thing that really got me was she's an aficionado of the blues. I would play a song, some old obscure blues song and she knew what it was.

"She's very, very literate. She's a voracious reader, as I have been, so we connected on that as well. And she's kind of brilliant.

"I'm a lucky man."

The 52-year-old actor - who has children Lily-Rose, 16 and Jack, 12, with former partner Vanessa Paradis - also believes both he and his wife were "supposed to be in a different time" so he thinks her latest role, in the 1920s-set 'The Danish Girl' was "perfect" for Amber.

He told E! News: "It's a very beautiful movie and I'm very proud of her. She worked very hard.

"It looks like where she belongs. I always felt like I was supposed to be in a different time and I kind of felt that way about her the first time I saw her. So it looks right and perfect for her."

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