Hard-living actor Johnny Depp is feeling the positive effects of fatherhood - he's smoking less and exercising more.

The ONCE UPON A TIME IN MEXICO star, who once joked he wanted to start his own airline just so he could smoke on it, admits beings a parents to his and Vanessa Paradis' two children has altered his lifestyle.

He says, "Because I'm a dad I've cut down smoking. So I don't think about cigarettes, I dive into the swimming pool or some other healthy activity."

25/09/2003 13:46