Johnny Depp has been in many roles, but not a Moonman ... And it's going to be changed at the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards with the possibility of a surprise appearance by the film star.

Depp has been in discussions with producers of the show about dressing up as the network's infamous Moonman

who was recently named"the" Moonperson to be the show's face in the show's broadcast on August 28?


The actor has received 5 MTV Movie Awards over time including the Best Male Performance and Most Outstanding Villain, Global Superstar, and the Generation Award in 2012.

The appearance of surprise follows the recent announcement of Johnny's return to film and his new contract with Dior.

TMZ reported the news and the brand has agreed to sign Depp on a three-year seven-figure contract extension to remain the star of its Sauvage fragrance collection.