Jhe Viper Room is a nightclub located in West Hollywood, CaliforniaUnited States, on the Sunset Strip.
Inaugurated in 1993partly owned by the actor Johnny Depp who is under surveillance after his multiple controversies.
The other owner was Sal Jenco. Jenco appeared with Johnny at 21 jump street.
The viper room was known as an elite dating club. It was the place where the actor Phoenix River died in 1993 from a Drug overdose.
The club has had many different owners and retains the multi-genre musical vibe that ranges from punk rock to alternative rock.
The history of the Viper Room
after almost three decades to work as a nightclub, The viper room will turn into a high-rise apartment building.
It’s a place where celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Marie Presley, Jared Leto, Christina Applegate, Angelina Jolie, Rosario Dawson, Tobey Maguire and Leonardo DiCaprio have regularly visited.
However, the Viper had several scandalslegal battles and death.
As we mentioned earlier, The Viper was where the actor River Phoenix is dead of an overdose while his younger brother, Joaquin, watched him.
Apparently the bar was part of a family secret celebrity underground poker ring. Close sources say The Viper hosts high-stakes games for the likes of Leonardo DiCaprio, Ben Affleck and Tobey Maguire.
Same Johnny Depp associated, Antoine Fox accused Depp of fraud while running the club.
Nevertheless, The fox has disappeared days before his court testimony, and no one saw him again.
“The location was originally opened as a grocery store in 1921 – and was in business until the 1940s. It was later converted into a nightclub called Cotton Club, but was renamed several times in the years that followed,” said Lillian Gissen of the Daily Mail. .
“It was called The Greenwich Village Inn, the Rue Angel and The Last Call throughout the 1940s, and from 1951 to 1969 it was called The Melody Lounge before being replaced by a nightclub called Filthy McNasty’s in 1969.”