Johnny Depp is a famous American actor who is known for many of his successful movies including, Pirates of the Caribbean, The lone Ranger, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, etc. Recently, he resigned from the Fantastic Beasts Franchise because of his ongoing conflicts with his ex-wife Amber Heard who is also a popular and rising star of Hollywood. Both Johnny Depp and Amber Heard separated since their unsettled disputes and clashes resulted in divorce.
What is new with Johnny Depp and Amber Heard?
The parted couple is once again in highlights because Johnny filed a case against publishers of The Sun newspaper. The reason behind the case is that the Sun published news against him with the caption “Wife beater” The case opened up all the details regarding the breakup of the famous star couple.
Besides, Depp defended himself by saying that the accusations and allegations against him are false and baseless. However, the renowned star lost his libel case against the newspaper, the court found evidence against him authentic and sided with The Sun newspaper.
What Happened between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard?
In 2016, Amber requested the Los Angeles court for a restraining order against Johnny. According to her, Depp physically abused her as she allegedly had a prominent bruise on her face, which supposedly was an outcome of domestic violence. She said that her husband threw a cellphone at her face while he was angry. As per her statement, Johnny physically and verbally assaulted her multiple times.
On the contrary, he opposed the allegations against him, nonetheless, the court decided to side with Amber and granted the restraining order.
According to Johnny, he faced brutal domestic violence as his wife was the one to initiate the disturbing disputes.
As per several views and assertions, Ms. Heard is the one responsible for Johnny’s removal from the movie. considering one incident, Amber threw a bottle at him during an alleged fight or argument; the glass cut off Johnny’s fingertip. Due to such an accident, he went through painful surgeries and caught multiple infections.
Being a celebrity can provide a lot of perks; just like the famous Johnny Depp has a group of supporters. These admirers or fans go by the name Support Johnny Depp. Currently, they posted recorded audio of Johnny and Amber’s argument, which revealed Ms. Heard as the offender and Mr. Depp as the victim of domestic violence. In the audio, Depp asked his ex-wife whether she started the physical fight or not, and she answered by agreeing that she was the one who started it.
Questions raised regarding Johnny’s resignation from Fantastic Beasts.
Many celebrities face certain crucial situations including assault cases and defaming circumstances. For instance; a few months back, Justin Bieber the famous singer was involved in a sexual assault case. Now, the case against The Sun put Mr. Depp in a difficult situation.
It is often alleged that Amber is responsible for Johnny’s resignation from his role as Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 3. He was forced to resign because of his involvement in the abuse and assault case; the real question here is why Amber Heard is continuing with her role in the upcoming Aquaman movie whereas, Johnny Depp had to leave his movie. In a letter by Johnny, he thanked his fans and followers for supporting him and informed about the request for his resignation by Warner Bros. He also said that he is going to stand by his claims to prove the allegations against him untrue.
Those who admire Johnny Depp requested to remove Amber Heard as she did to him. The base of such a request is justice since, according to the Depp fans, it is unfair to him if she continues with her movie.
Good news For Johnny Depp
Aside from all the controversies and setbacks that Johnny is facing, he shot only one movie scene and attained $10 million as his salary due to the contract he signed with Warner Bros. His fans seemed to be happy about this news as they found it a win for Depp.