This Wednesday, Amber Heard took the stand and testified against her ex-partner Johnny Depp in it scandalous and media defamation trial. The actress recounted how it was the first time that the star of Pirates of the Caribbean hit her. Furthermore, he said that threatened to kill her during an argument they had on a yacht while traveling in the Bahamas.
“I am here because my husband denounced me for an article I wrote”the actress began by saying and maintained that it is very painful for her to have to relive the five most stormy years of her life.
I read too. Johnny Depp sues Amber Heard for $50 million for defamation.
In the most dramatic moment of his statement, Heard recounted how the first attack he suffered from the actor was. “I will never forget it, it changed my life”he said about it. Later, she explained that the incident would have occurred on a day when he was using cocaine and she asked him what one of her tattoos meant.
“I laughed because I didn’t know what else to do. I thought this must be a joke.”, he argued about the answer that the actor gave him. And he added: “I thought he would start laughing too to tell me it was a joke.” However, Depp would have reacted violently. “He said to me, ‘Do you think that’s funny? Do you think you’re a… funny?’”Heard recalled.
The worst supposedly came after that intimidating attitude. “He slapped me for no reason”exposed the protagonist of Aquaman. And in that sense, he regretted what his most immediate response was: “I wish I could say I got up and left the house, but I didn’t.”
Amber Heard assured that Johnny Depp tried to kill her: “He is unable to control his aggressiveness”
Throughout his statement, which lasted more than three hours, Amber Heard described to Johnny Depp as a violent man, unable to control his aggressiveness and with serious drug addiction problems.
Another really chilling passage from his testimony was when he described a trip they took together to the Bahamas. “He grabbed me by the neck, held me for a second and told me he could kill me and that I was a disgrace.”accurate.
The couple met while filming Diary of a Seducer in 2008 and, according to the actress, both felt an immediate crush, although they did not officially start dating until 2011.
Johnny Depp asks his ex-partner for 50 million dollars in damages. For her part, Amber Heard replied with a counterclaim in which she alleges that he launched a smear campaign against her and claims 100 million.