Everyone knows who Johnny Depp is! But did you know who Amber Heard is? She is an American actress born in 1986 in Austin, Texas, United States. She has been part of various movies like never back down, drive angry, and Aquaman. She is a spokesperson for L’O’real Paris and is a part of human activist. She is the wife of famous actor Johnny Depp and has one daughter Oonagh Paige Heard. At present, a new controversy is going on about Johnny Depp and Amber Heard.
Johnny Depp is asked to resign from his upcoming movie fantastic beast 3. After losing his legal battle with the Sun newspaper over a 2018 article which states him as a “wife-beater”. However, Depp does not agree with these accusations. He is again denied permission regarding the appeal in court. The court’s judgment states that he is fair in his decisions.
How Johnny Depp and Amber Heard fell in love
Johnny Depp had many relationships in the past with Winona Ryder, Kate Moss, and Vanessa Paradis. Soon after meeting Heard on the sets of The Rum Diary, his heart stuck in her only. But both were in a relationship with their respective partners. Later while shooting for the movie, both came close, and by 2012 they broke up with their partners. The court hearing also heard confirmed that they started dating in 2012. Finally, in 2014, people magazine reported that Depp and heard were engaged while seeing an engagement ring in Heard’s hand. Likewise, it was confirmed by Johnny Depp also in an interview.
They married in 2015 in a private ceremony in their home in L.A.
Heard filed for divorce in 2016
In May 2016, Heard filed for divorce against Depp with accusations of domestic violence. Later, she got a restraining order against her Oscar-nominated husband. She has allegations that Depp had physically abused her generally after consumption of alcohol or drugs.
She also stated that he threw his phone on her face before filing for divorce. Yet her face was brutally bruised. Although a police spokesperson told people that no such crime had taken place. Depp said all allegations are false, and Heard was doing all this because of financial resolutions.
Soon they reach out for a settlement of $7 million. Amber swore under oath, yet the settlement was reached after she took out her request for a domestic violence restraining order. She also voided her request for spousal support of $50,000 per month.
They both gave a joint statement, “our relationship was passionate and at times volatile”. There were never any intentions of physical abuse. The amount which heard received of $7 million, which she donated to charity.
In 2017 the divorce was confirmed. Heard kept the dogs while Depp retained all his properties, including an island in the Bahamas.
Again in 2018, Amber wrote for the Washington Post that she was abused. By 2019, Depp sued Amber for $50 million to defame the WaPo article. Meanwhile, by 2020 the recording stated that Heard hit her husband.
In July 2020, the three-week libel trial began.
Depp filed a case against the Sun publisher of the newsgroup newspaper for calling him a wife-beater. Depp sued the publisher and the sun’s executive editor Dan Wotton for libel. The trial lasted for three weeks. Three months after the trial, the judge came in favor of the Sun publisher and declared Depp violent towards his wife, Amber Heard. Four days after the convict, Depp had to resign from his upcoming movie, fantastic beast 3.
In 2021 when Depp tried to appeal again in the court for the same case. Yet the appeal was denied by the high court in London.
$100 million libel suit of Depp and Heard begins by 11th April
Earlier, Depp filed a defamation suit against his wife in response to her post written in the Washington Post. Though Depp’s name was not mentioned, it was spread related to him only. Depp, also named Elon Musk and James Franco has relation with Amber while they were married.
The court started hearing both statements of their lawyers. Depp’s lawyer stated Heard was a liar. And who try to destroy his image within the industry. Depp said Amber is “a need of violence kind of person. He also claims she tried to harm his finger with a vodka bottle in an argument.
Meanwhile, one of the psychologists said Depp forced Heard to give oral sex and penetrated with a bottle when he was angry. Heard said Johnny hurt himself whenever he was angry and put his cigarettes on his arms during fights.
Amber confronts that Elon Musk stood up with her at Met Gala when Johnny did not come with her. He just gave the company for that night. And James Franco once came to their apartment in the middle of the night after Depp fought with her.
Heard’s former friend also states that just after the wedding, Johnny joked about being able to punch Amber in the face with no repercussions.