long before Johnny Depp And Amber Heard At the center of the trial were romantic relationships between the actors. The two first met in 2009 when they worked together on the set of The Rum Diary. The two were in serious relationships with other people: Johnny was in a relationship with French model Vanessa Paradis, with whom he shares the children of Lily-Rose and Jack, while Amber, who declared herself bisexual in 2010, had The artist had an affair with Tasia van Rie. By the time Depp and Heard reunited in 2012, the two had broken up with their partners, but that doesn’t mean they didn’t have feelings for each other before. During one of his court hearings in 2022, Johnny admitted that when they worked together on the set of the film in 2011, he began to develop feelings for Amber, even though he was with his mother at the time of their children. was in relation.
After several years of dating, Johnny and Amber decided to tie the knot in 2015. However, the union was short-lived. Amber filed for divorce the following year and obtained an injunction against the Pirates of the Caribbean actor. In 2017, the former couple initially secured an out-of-court divorce settlement. Amber received $7 million from Depp, all of which was to be donated.
Johnny Depp has sued Amber Heard for $50 million in a 2018 Washington Post article in which she identified herself as a victim of domestic violence. Although Johnny’s name was not mentioned in the material, the time of publication shortly after their divorce gave the public the impression that he was a rapist. Johnny denies all allegations of abuse and sued his ex-wife for defamation, claiming that his version of events harmed his reputation personally and financially and led him to appear in franchises such as Pirates of the Caribbean and Fantastic Beasts. given roles. Amber, for her part, filed a $100 million counterclaim against Johnny after her attorney said her allegations were false.