This was the first music video in which Johnny Depp starred. He was a big deal at the time (it was after Edward Scissorhands
but before What's Eating Gilbert Grape
), and Petty remarked, "I never met so many women in my life as when we had Johnny Depp in this video."
Depp later featured in videos for Lemonheads ("It's A Shame About Ray"), Johnny Cash ("God's Gonna Cut You Down") and Alice Cooper ("I'll Bite Your Face Off"). He also played guitar on songs by a number of high-profile artists, including Oasis ("Fade In-Out
"), Patti Smith ("Banga
") and Paul McCartney ("My Valentine