LITERARY ACTOR: Johnny Depp will help run a HarperCollins Publishers book imprint with the same name as his production company, Infinitum Nihil, meaning "Nothing is forever."
WRITING ABOUT MUSICIANS: Set for release in 2015 is "The Unraveled Tales of Bob Dylan." It will be based in part on interviews with Dylan by best-selling historian Douglas Brinkley.
NEXT UP: Brinkley and Dylan also will collaborate on the editing and publication of a recently discovered novel by folk musician Woody Guthrie, who died in 1967. It's scheduled for January.