Johnny Depp libel case&
Hollywood star Johnny Depp, in his libel case in opposition to a British tabloid, continues to disclaim all of the allegations that he was violent in direction of his former spouse, Amber Heard. The London High Court, in response to reviews, was informed that Johnny had written on a wall with blood after his finger was allegedly severed throughout a confrontation with Amber.
The actor admitted to having suffered a type of ‘nervous breakdown’ throughout a row with Amber however denied all claims of him being violent. He additional accused her of slicing his finger, states a report in South China Morning Post.
The courtroom was informed that the incident passed off when Depp was in Australia for the shoot of Pirates of the Caribbean and Amber had flown to be with him from the shoot of her movie, co-starring Billy Bob Thornton. Depp was accused of attacking her and misbehaving out of ‘jealousy’ by the opposition lawyer.
Depp, nonetheless, denied the allegations and termed them ‘fabricated and cruel’. “I vehemently deny it and go as far as to say it was pedestrian fiction,” the actor has been quoted saying within the publication.
He additionally alleged that Amber had thrown two vodka bottles at him and the second “severed my finger and crushed my bones.”
Depp, nonetheless, admitted that the 2 bought concerned in a row due to postnuptial settlement that he wished Amber to signal. He reportedly mentioned that he had begun to ‘write messages on the wall in blood earlier than then utilizing paint’. If the reviews are something to go by, one of many messages on the mirrors learn, “Starring Billy Bob, Easy Amber.”
For the uninitiated, Depp has filed a case of libel in opposition to Britain’s Sun newspaper which labelled him a wife-beater. The actor has now been accused of bodily attacking his former spouse on not less than 14 events throughout a 3-year interval from 2013.
(With inputs from Reuters)