Courtney Love has revealed that Johnny Depp saved her life by giving her CPR.

According to Style magazine, the actor helped resuscitate the rock chick with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation when she had a brush with death.

In an interview Love said: "I was going to die on a few occasions.

"Johnny Depp gave me CPR on one. That's as close as I ever got.

"I was watching that movie where he plays Dillinger [Public Enemies] and I was like, 'I never had myself any JD except CPR."'

Read our review of Public 'Enemies' here