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Johnny Depp Got Exclusive Treatment on Trip to Serbia

January 14, 2010 (3:20 am) GMT
Before attending the Kustendorf International Film and Music Festival in Drvengrad and unveiling his likeness statue, he was invited to meet President Boris Tadic.
Johnny Depp

is receiving VIP treatment on his current trip to Serbia - the Hollywood actor was granted a meeting with the country's president before attending the unveiling of a statue in his likeness. The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star is in the country to attend the Kustendorf International Film and Music Festival in Drvengrad, which was launched by Serbian director Emir Kusturica.

And Depp has been given a warm welcome in the country - meeting President Boris Tadic in Belgrade on Tuesday, January 12, before heading off to Drvengrad on Wednesday January 13, where officials unveiled a statue of the Hollywood actor in recognition of his contribution to the movie industry.

Depp is set to play the lead role in Kusturica's new movie, about 19th century Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa.

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