There are many incidents that make people popular. Not just because of their positive trait but also from other reason. Every year end, Google lists it report summary of the most trending under various categories. In the people category, there were top 10 personalities trending in 2022. Here are the trending People of 2022 you must know-
1 – Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp comes at number one. He is a famous Hollywood actor. He has starred in many blockbuster movies such as Pirates of the Caribbean, Edward Scissorhands and Sleepy Hollow.
He is also known for his high-profile relationships with actresses such as Kate Moss and Vanessa Paradis.
Johnny Depp was born in Kentucky on June 9, 1963. He was raised by his mother who worked as a waitress at a diner. When he was four years old, she moved to California with him and his two sisters. His father stayed behind to work at an oil rig until the family could afford to send for him. Johnny attended Mira Costa High School and later studied at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).
He began acting in high school productions before getting into TV commercials when he was 16 years old. In 1984, he made his film debut in A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy’s Revenge as Glen Lantz, which grossed $33 million on a budget.
Johnny Depp has been married three times and divorced twice.
– Johnny Depp has been married three times, with his first marriage being from 1984 to 1985 to Lori Anne Allison, his second marriage was from 1989 to 1996 to Vanessa Paradis, and his third marriage was from 2002 to present day with Amber Heard.
– Johnny Depp has been divorced twice, with his first divorce being in 1999 from Lori Anne Allison and the second divorce being in 2012 from Vanessa Paradis.
2 – Will Smith
At number we have Will Smith. Will Smith is an actor, producer, and comedian. He is one of the most successful actors in Hollywood.
Born on September 25, 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to parents Willard Carroll Smith Sr. and Caroline Bright. Willard was a refrigeration engineer and Caroline was a schoolteacher.
Smith grew up in West Philadelphia’s Wynnefield neighborhood and attended John Bartram High School before transferring to Overbrook High School for his senior year and graduated from there in 1987. His interest in acting began when he was a child after watching his mother’s stage shows at the New York Metropolitan Opera House with her company The American Opera Society; he had a role as “Prince Charming” in their production of “Cinderella”.
He made his film debut at age 13 with the lead role as Steve Benson in the TV series “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”. He went on to play various roles on television series such as “The Steve Harvey Show”, “
Will Smith is one of the most famous Hollywood actors. He has starred in many movies, including Independence Day, I Am Legend and Men in Black.
Smith’s career as an actor started in 1990s. His first major role was that of a young Muhammad Ali in the TV movie “The Greatest”. And then he played the main character, Agent J, in “Men In Black”.
In 2018, Smith became an actor-producer with his work on the Netflix series “Bright” and his production company Overbrook Entertainment signed a deal with Apple to produce original content for its streaming service.
Chris Rock slapping incident
Chris Rock was at the Oscars when he was called on stage to present an award. In March 2022, Rock gave the Best Documentary Feature award at the 94th Academy Awards. Rock made light of Jada Pinkett Smith’s shorn head during the event. Will Smith, walked on stage in response to Rock’s joke. Back in his seat, Smith twice yelled at Rock, “Keep my wife’s name out of your fucking mouth!”
3 – Amber Heard
Amber Heard is an American actress and model. She has appeared in films including The Rum Diary, The Informers, Pineapple Express, and The Danish Girl. Heard is also known for her marriage to Johnny Depp, with whom she starred in the films The Rum Diary and Alice Through the Looking Glass.
Amber Heard was born on April 22nd 1986 in Austin, Texas. She was raised in San Antonio by her mother who had divorced Amber’s father before she was born. Her mother remarried when Amber was 10 years old and they moved to nearby New Braunfels. Her stepfather is a contractor who helped build their home when they first arrived there.
Heard attended a Catholic school where she took part in competitive debate and theatre arts but did not graduate from high school because of her acting career which began at age 14 when she met photographer David LaChapelle who encouraged her to audition for modeling jobs which led to acting roles on television
Amber Heard is an actress who has a net worth of $5 million. She is most known for her role in the movie “The Danish Girl” as well as “Aquaman”.
Born in Austin, Texas, Heard was raised in San Antonio, the only child of Patricia Paige (née Parsons), an internet researcher and social worker, and David Christopher Heard (born 1944), an accountant. Her mother is from Oklahoma. In 2003, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. She appeared in several small television roles over the next couple of years before making her film debut with a supporting role in North Country (2005).
Divorce case with Johnny Depp
The final conditions of the settlement were agreed upon in January 2017, and Depp was expected to surrender Heard custody of their two dogs, a horse, and two cars in addition to paying Heard $7 million in full by February 2018. Depp was allowed to keep all of his real estate assets, including 42 cars, and neither side was required to pay spousal support. Heard testified in 2022 that if she had sought it, she would have been entitled to half of Depp’s $65 million in earnings during the marriage due to the lack of a pre-nuptial agreement.
4 – Vladimir Putin
Vladimir Putin is a Russian politician who has been the President of Russia since 2012. He was also the Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000, and again from 2008 to 2012.
Putin served as a KGB officer for 16 years, rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel before he retired in 1991. He then moved into politics, becoming an advisor on international affairs for Anatoly Sobchak’s successful 1992 Saint Petersburg mayoral campaign. After Sobchak lost his bid in 1996, Putin returned to Leningrad and was appointed as an advisor on international affairs for Mayor Anatoly Yakovlevich Luzhkov.
5 – Chris Rock
Chris Rock is an American comedian, actor, screenwriter, producer, and director. He has won three Emmy Awards and two Grammy Awards.
He was born on February 7th 1965 in Andrews, South Carolina. Chris Rock grew up in Brooklyn and South Jamaica, Queens. His mother Roselle was a teacher and his father Joseph was a contractor. As a child he attended P.S. 174 in Brooklyn before going to school at the prestigious Stuyvesant High School in Manhattan where he played basketball for the school team as well as taking part in drama classes at LaGuardia Community College on the weekends to learn about acting from the ground up.
In March 2022, Rock gave the Best Documentary Feature award at the 94th Academy Awards. Rock made light of Jada Pinkett Smith’s shorn head during the event and compared it to Demi Moore’s in G.I. Jane, saying: “I adore you, Jada. I can’t wait to see G.I. Jane 2! “. Alopecia areata caused Pinkett Smith to shave her head. Rock said, “Will Smith just smacked the shit out of me,” as her husband, Will Smith, walked on stage in response to Rock’s joke. Back in his seat, Smith twice yelled at Rock, “Keep my wife’s name out of your fucking mouth!”. Smith later that evening won the Best Actor award for King Richard, and as he accepted it, he expressed regret.
6- Novak Djokovic
Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player and the current world number one. He has won 12 Grand Slam singles titles, the most in history for a male tennis player.
Novak Djokovic is a Serbian professional tennis player and the current world number one. He has won 12 Grand Slam singles titles, the most in history for a male tennis player. Djokovic was born on May 22nd, 1987 to parents Srdjan and Dijana (née Zimonjić). His family moved to Monaco when he was two years old and he started playing at age three. In 2015, he became an honorary citizen of his hometown Belgrade.
In 2006, Djokovic won three consecutive Junior Grand Slam tournaments (Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon) to become the first male player since Rod Laver in 1969 to achieve this feat. The same year he reached his first ATP final at the Rogers Cup where he lost to David Nalband.
7 – Anna Sorokin (Delvey)
Anna Sorokin, also known as Anna Delvey, is a Russian woman who had been living in the United States and allegedly committed fraud. She became famous when she was accused of fraud.
Anna Sorokin is the founder of the New York Soiree and a socialite in New York City. She was born in Russia, but moved to the US when she was a teenager.
Sorokin has been accused of running a Ponzi scheme and has also been accused of stealing from her investors. She is currently being held on bail for $300,000.
She has pleaded not guilty to all charges against her.
Anna Sorokin is now on trial for fraud, larceny, and identity theft charges among others.
8 – Andrew Tate
Andrew Tate is well-known for being a four-time kickboxing world champion, appearing on Big Brother in season 17, and flaunting his opulent lifestyle on social media. He owns a $30 million Romanian mansion, 28 supercars, including a $5.2 million Bugatti Chiron, and a $20 million private jet that he uses to travel the globe.
Additionally, Andrew is well known for his contentious views on money, love, and how to lead a fulfilling life.
He was prohibited from TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, and other significant social media networks in August 2022. Elon Musk and his anti-censorship Twitter principles, however, are to blame for his return to Twitter.
On December 29, 2022, Tate and his brother, Tristan, were arrested in Romania along with two other suspects. They are charged with human trafficking and forming an organized crime group. As of December 30, 2022 they are being held by police for 30 days.
9 – Rishi Sunak
Rishi Sunak, a British politician and investor, was born in Southampton, England, on May 12, 1980. In October 2022, he was elected leader of the Conservative Party and prime minister of the United Kingdom. He was previously the Exchequer’s chancellor (2020–22).
Sunak was conceived into an immigrant family. His mother and father were born in Tanzania and Kenya, respectively, after his grandparents moved to East Africa from Punjab in northwest India. Following the 1960s relocation of their families to Southampton in southern England, they fell in love and got married. Father of Sunak joined the National Health Service as a general physician.
10 – Simon Leviv
Simon Leviv is a serial swindler who was convicted of fraud on a massive scale.
Simon Leviv is a serial swindler who was convicted of fraud on a massive scale. He has been in and out of jail for the past decade, but he has never stopped scamming people. He has been accused of stealing more than $1 million from victims on dating sites like Tinder, Match, and PlentyOfFish.