Johnny Depp Says Ex-Wife Amber Heard Severed His Finger With Thrown Vodka Bottle – What We Know!

Johnny Depp Says Ex-Wife Severed His Finger With Thrown Vodka Bottle

Johnny Depp filed the defamation go well with towards Amber Heard over a column she wrote.

Washington, United States:

“Pirates of the Caribbean” star Johnny Depp stated Wednesday that home abuse allegations made towards him by his ex-wife Amber Heard had price him “nothing lower than every little thing” and claimed that she was the one who was continuously violent.

Depp, taking the witness stand for a second day of testimony in his defamation case towards Heard, stated she would usually insult him and as soon as threw a vodka bottle at him, severing the tip of considered one of his fingers.

The 58-year-old Depp filed the defamation go well with towards Heard over a column she wrote for The Washington Submit in December 2018 by which she described herself as a “public determine representing home abuse.”

Heard, who starred within the film “Aquaman,” by no means named Depp, whom she met in 2009 on the set of the movie “The Rum Diary,” however he sued her for implying he was a home abuser and is searching for $50 million in damages.

Heard, who turns 36 on Friday, countersued, asking for $100 million and claiming she suffered “rampant bodily violence and abuse” at his fingers.

Depp, who was sporting a gray go well with with a black shirt and tie, was requested by considered one of his legal professionals what the home abuse allegations had price him.

“Nothing lower than every little thing,” he replied. “When the allegations have been quickly circling the globe, telling those who I used to be a drunken cocaine-fueled menace who beat girls — out of the blue in my 50s – it’s over.

“I misplaced then, regardless of the end result of this trial,” he stated.

He stated {that a} “couple of days” after the Submit column appeared, Disney introduced he would now not seem as Captain Jack Sparrow within the blockbuster “Pirates” franchise.

‘Verbally decimate me’

Heard’s legal professionals have claimed that Depp would change into a “monster” throughout drug- and alcohol-fueled benders and bodily and sexually abuse Heard. She filed a brief restraining order towards him in Might 2016 after he informed her he was submitting for divorce.

Depp stated his relationship with Heard started to deteriorate shortly after their 2015 marriage.

“I used to be out of the blue simply improper about every little thing,” Depp informed the jury listening to the case in Fairfax County Circuit Courtroom in Virginia.

He denied ever putting Heard and stated she was the one who was abusive.

She would “verbally decimate me” with a “fast hearth, limitless parade of insults,” he stated.

The thrice Oscar-nominated actor, who was married to the Texas-born Heard from 2015 to 2017, stated he would usually retreat to a different room to flee her rage.

“I’d simply go and lock myself within the lavatory,” he stated. 

“If I stayed to argue, finally I used to be certain that it was going to escalate into violence,” he stated. “In her rage and her anger she would strike out.

“She would start with a slap. It may start with a shove,” he stated. “It may start, you realize, with throwing a TV distant at my head. It may very well be throwing a glass of wine in my face.”

‘Insanity, chaos and violence’

Depp recounted one incident for the jury intimately which happened whereas he was in Australia filming the fifth installment of “Pirates.”

Heard was indignant as a result of considered one of his attorneys had mentioned a potential post-nuptial settlement together with her, he stated.

“It escalated and escalated and changed into insanity, chaos and violence,” he stated.

Depp stated he had been sober for “many months” however after arguing with Heard he had “two or three stiff pictures” of vodka.

Heard was upset to see him ingesting once more, he stated, and threw a vodka bottle at him, which shattered and severed the tip of the center finger on his proper hand.

“I used to be trying immediately at my bones protruding,” Depp stated, displaying the crooked digit for the jury.

Depp stated he was in “shock” and “began to put in writing in my very own blood on the partitions” — “lies that she informed me” and “little reminders of my previous.”

Heard listened attentively, taking occasional notes on a yellow authorized pad as Depp testified in a gradual and measured voice.

Depp filed the defamation grievance in america after dropping a separate libel case in London in November 2020 that he introduced towards the tabloid The Solar for calling him a “wife-beater.”

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