"[It] is so different in France," he says. "There's the possibility of living a simple life. I would never contemplate raising my [son and] daughter in LA. I would never raise any child there."
he said during a recnet interview ,although now it seems he has purchase a house for paradis nadt he children .in LA.
... you know what I do there? Absolutely nothing. I think that's important sometimes.
The Depp family previously lived in Plan-de-la-Tour a small village in the Massif des Maures hills, about 15 km northwest of St Tropez and Ste Maxime on the coast. The village is known for its rose wine Johnny appears so taken by the wine in the Plan-de-la-Tour that he even confesses a desire to make his own someday.
"With Vanessa and the kids, we live in a sort of little village and I suppose, for me, it's like being in paradise," he continues. "It's a property of about 30 acres and you know what I do there? Absolutely nothing. I think that's important sometimes."
Depp, it seems, loves the simple life and admits that there were months at a time when he didn't leave the grounds of his property. "When I wake up, I go look at my garden. I go see if my vegetables are growing, if certain flowers have started to bloom," he reveals.
"Acting is my living," he says. "But I don't want to live it. Living in France is the first time I can honestly say I feel at home."