Jack Depp Facts: Johnny Depp’s Son Seriously Ill, Vanessa Paradis Misses Screening

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Johnny Depp’s former girlfriend Vanessa Paradis missed the screening of her new film “A Knife in the Heart” because Jack Depp — one of the children the former couple share — was reportedly seriously ill.

“Unfortunately, Vanessa Paradis was not able to join us tonight, she had to be absent because of her son’s serious health problems,” Yann Gonzalez, director of the film told French outlet Public, as translated by People magazine.

Paradis is reportedly spending time with her ailing son. Neither Johnny nor Paradis has confirmed the reports of their son’s illness. The couple were in a relationship from 1998 to 2012 before heading their separate ways. Apart from Jack, aged 16, they also have a daughter together — Lily-Rose.

Johnny Depp’s son is reportedly seriously ill. In this photo, actor Johnny Depp and wife Vanessa Paradis arrive to the 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California, Jan. 16, 2006. Photo: Getty Images/ Frazer Harrison

Very little is known about Jack, since his parents have successfully managed to keep him away from the limelight. He has seldom been photographed by the paparazzi and he does not have a verified social media account. However, there are a few biographical fragments about the teenager’s life that are publicly available.

1. His real name is John Christopher Depp or Johnny Depp III, although he is better known as…