The actress and ex-wife of Johnny Depp, Amber Heard do one series of explosive statements this Wednesday by getting on the podium judgment for 50 million dollars that the actor Pirates of the Caribbean for defamation.
The judicial maneuver is based on a 2018 Washington Post article in which Heard implied that her ex-husband was an “abuser”. From this arose a counterclaim by the interpreter of Aquamanthat now ask for 100 million dollars Yes claims to have suffered “physical violence and unbridled abuse”.
Various witnesses and experts also participated in the trial – conducted in a court in Fairfax, Virginia. Yesterday it was the turn of got alongwho He made several strong accusations against his ex-spouse by telling his version of events.
Minutes after being seated in the dock, Heard tried to put into words how she felt about the court case. “I’m struggling to find the terms,” he first said. “It’s hard for me to describe how painful it is”he said moments later.
And he added: “It’s horrible for me to have had to sit in this place for weeks and go through it all again. It’s the hardest and most painful thing I’ve ever been through.”.
Once he’s finished describing the internal struggle he’s been through since the trial against him began, The actress spoke of a traumatic experience she had to face during the first steps of her career. “The incident” happened in 2011, when she was chosen to play a role in the film Diary of a Seducer.
The film – directed, produced and starring Depp himself – included a scene in which the two were to kiss. “There are certain things you do at work to be professional, when you have to do this kind of scene. For example, you don’t use your tongue if you can help it“, he specified.
He later revealed to those present that the lines in that particular scene were “blurred” and there was no way to anticipate or know what was to happen during the recording. “That’s when he took advantage of it, grabbed me by the face and kissed me with his tongue”he explained.
During the filming and touring of the film – known in the United States as Le Journal du Rhum, Heard claims to have fallen in love with the actor. “Being with him made me feel like the most beautiful person in the world”describe.
“Made me feel seen, made me feel like a million bucks”He confessed and later revealed that his first romantic encounters would have taken place at the same time as Depp was going through the separation from the mother of his two children, Vanessa Paradis. This divorce was not yet public.
In tears, Heard opened up about when the actor allegedly slapped her three times as they went through one of the most strained stages of their relationship. It all allegedly happened while they were both sitting in an armchair, when she asked Depp about a tattoo he had on his arm and read: “Wine Forever” (“Drunk forever”).
“I laughed after I saw it. It was as simple as that. I laughed and he hit me. And I kept laughing after that -I declare under oath-. I laughed because I didn’t know what else to do. I thought it must be a joke. I didn’t know what was going on. I looked at it”, he supported and recalled the dialogues that the actor would have pronounced after the attack.
“He asked me, ‘Do you think you’re a funny bitch?’ He hit me once more. It was already clear that it wasn’t a joke and I stopped laughing.He finished telling. At the end of her story, Heard said that moment was the turn of the couple and changed his life forever.
During the final stretches of her courtroom briefing, the actress hinted at a final episode involving Depp. She opened up about a trip she and her ex-husband took to a “luxury trailer park” in 2013. Once there, they apparently agreed to do drugs with mutual friends.
According to Heard’s statements, the “recreational” day turned dark in a short time. All this because Depp wouldn’t have liked another woman to try to flirt with her. Hence, there was another discussion between the two which ended with the actor wanting to continue using.
“He ripped off part of my dress and my underwear looking for drugs”precise and added: “He even made a recording of my cavities”. “He just put his fingers inside me. I stared at the stupid light. I did not know what to do… I didn’t tell him to stop either.“, hill.