VIRGINIA. (THECOUNT) — Extra particulars of the Johnny Depp and Amber Heard tumultuous relationship have been revealed. The most recent revelation coming from Depp’s bodyguard, Travis McGivern.
McGivern alleged Monday that he noticed Heard strike Johnny within the face with a closed fist.
McGivern testified by way of stay video hyperlink on Monday (Could 2) as Depp’s defamation trial towards his ex-wife rolled into one other week, per Individuals. Whereas below oath, McGivern, who remains to be at present employed by the Pirates of the Caribbean actor, detailed a few of the arguments he witnessed between the previous couple, together with a “comparatively peaceable dialog” that grew “extra unstable,” ensuing within the Aquaman actress allegedly throwing a can of Purple Bull at Depp and the latter tossing the contents of Heard’s closet down the steps, Reviews iheart.
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Based on McGivern, the pair engaged in “verbal vitriol,” including that “Mr. Depp was giving nearly as good as he obtained at that time.” The breaking level, nonetheless, got here when McGivern mentioned Heard threw a punch.
“Out of the nook of my eye, I noticed a fist and an arm come throughout my proper shoulder and I heard and noticed a closed fist contact Mr. Depp within the left aspect of his face. That was Ms. Heard’s fist,” McGivern testified, saying that his face was “swollen and purple” and had a “good little shiner.
He added that each he and Depp had been shocked on the incident.
“The preliminary look on his face type of mirrored mine, type of a glance of shock. Like, ‘What simply occurred? The place did that come from?’” he recalled. “At that time, I wasn’t gonna let Mr. Depp get hit any extra so I moved him down the final flight of stairs to the decrease degree and informed him, ‘We’re leaving.’ It wasn’t as much as him anymore. Only for his security.”
Throughout a cross-examination by Heard’s attorneys, McGivern denied that Depp was “reaching for Amber’s hair whereas he was making an attempt to hit her” in addition to the lawyer’s claims that she solely punched him as a result of he allegedly shoved her sister.