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Whitey Bulger

'Black Mass' trailer: Johnny Depp sinks teeth into Whitey Bulger role

After portraying a zoot-suited wolf in "Into the Woods" and a mustachioed oddball in "Mortdecai," Johnny Depp is returning to the big screen with another physical transformation in "Black Mass" -- but this time he's deadly serious. The first trailer for director Scott Cooper's long-gestating true-crime drama gives a chilling glimpse of Depp in character as the South Boston gangster Whitey Bulger, who enjoyed a 16-year run as both a ruthless mobster and an FBI informant. The two-minute clip finds Depp sporting striking blue contact lenses, a receding shock of platinum hair slicked straight back and a gravelly rumble of a voice. Over dinner with...