Winona Ryder Almost Set Herself on Fire After Splitting from Johnny Depp

Who: Two-time Oscar nominee Winona Ryder, 47, and three-time Oscar nominee Johnny Depp, 55.

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How They Met: It was truly love at first sight for the young stars — or at least it was for Depp. The 21 Jump Street alum first laid eyes on Ryder (then 17) at the 1989 premiere of Great Balls of Fire! in N.Y.C. The duo locked eyes while Winona was “getting a coke,” a moment Johnny described as “a classic glance,” and in typical film buff fashion, likened to “the zoom lenses in West Side Story, and everything else gets foggy.” Their true introduction, however, didn’t come until months later, when a mutual friend arranged for them to meet at the Chateau Marmont.

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