The Amber Heard – Johnny Depp legal battle is getting messier by the day. Fans have apparently picked their sides. While the estranged couple dukes it out in the courtroom, some mischievous elements are expressing their feelings in a weird way.
Someone changed Amber Heard’s official name on IMDb’s Google search results page to “Amber Turd”. This was fixed soon after. We take a closer look at this incident and its context in this article. What do you think of this change of name? Let us know in the comments section below.
Amber Heard’s IMDb Page Changes To ‘Amber Turd’ Briefly
For a brief period of time, Amber Heard’s name on The International Movie Database (IMDb) read “Amber Turd” on the Google search results page. It was fixed soon after. The name was correctly spelled on the website when you clicked on the link though. This seems deliberate but it’s unclear who or what the culprit is. This change of name appears to be a nod to the Amber Turd allegation, explained below.
The Amber Turd Fiasco
The incident dates back to Heard’s 30th birthday dinner, on April 21, 2016. That night, after dinner, there was a fight between the couple. Depp left soon after and when he came back later, he learned that a housekeeper had found fecal matter on Depp’s side of the couple’s bed. Amber Heard denied responsibility for it, blaming their dogs for the poop, instead. Depp however claims that Heard is responsible, and was backed by the testimony of a security guard. The guard testified that Heard had described it as “a horrible practical joke gone wrong,”
The 50 Million Dollar Case against Amber Heard
Johnny Depp is suing Heard for defamation in Fairfax County, Virginia, US. The Trial of this civil suit began in April 2022. This lawsuit stems from an op-ed written by his ex-wife in The Washington Post about abusive relationships. While the article did not expressly mention him by name, Depp argued that it greatly damaged his career.