“I didn’t give her the attention”: Johnny Depp Blames Himself For Ruining One of His Best Romantic Relationships

Both Johnny Depp and Kate Moss were devastated by the breakup.

"I didn't give her the attention": Johnny Depp Blames Himself For Ruining One of His Best Romantic Relationships


  • Johnny Depp is a successful actor but his personal life has been full of failed relationships including his recent divorce from Amber Heard.
  • Depp has taken responsibility for his breakups and admitted that he was at fault for his split with Kate Moss. He said he was difficult and did not give her enough attention.
  • Depp dated British supermodel Kate Moss for 4 years in the 1990s but the relationship did not last.
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While Hollywood star Johnny Depp may be one of the most successful actors today, his personal life has not always been a bed of roses. The Edward Scissorhands actor has had his fair share of failed relationships over the years including his latest acrimonious split with Amber Heard that was laid out in public for all to see.

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Hollywood star Johnny Depp

Depp though, has been someone who has always put his hand up to take responsibility for his break-ups. The Sleepy Hollow star who dated Kate Moss for a few years, admitted that he was at fault for not working harder on his relationship with the British supermodel.

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Johnny Depp Blamed Himself For Split With Kate Moss

Movie star Johnny Depp has dated many high-profile celebrities over the years including Winona Ryder, Vanessa Paradis, and DC star Amber Heard. The Tourist actor was also in a 4-year relationship with British supermodel Kate Moss during the 90s. Unfortunately, this romance did not have a happy ending despite Depp admitting that they were in it for the long haul. In an interview with Hello! Magazine, the celebrity expressed his guilt for not seeing their relationship through, while also taking responsibility for the split.

“I have never got that emotional over a woman before. I have been so stupid because we had so much going for our relationship. I’m the one who has to take responsibility for what happened—I was difficult to get on with, I let my work get in the way, and I didn’t give her the attention I should have.” 

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Johnny Depp with Kate Moss

Kate Moss also revealed that she was equally devastated by her breakup with Johnny Depp as she saw him as someone who would look after her for the rest of her life.

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Johnny Depp Received Support From His Ex-Girlfriend Vanessa Paradis During His Divorce Trial

The Johnny Depp-Amber Heard divorce saga reached caustic and acrimonious heights with both stars attacking each other with stories of abuse and violence. But Depp’s reputation of being someone who has always owned up to his faults, especially in failed relationships, worked in his favor. Former supermodel and ex-girlfriend Vanessa Paradis came forward to support the star during the trial. Paradis, who shares two children with Depp in their 14-year relationship, released a statement in court that appeared in The Sun.

“Through all these years I’ve known Johnny to be a kind, attentive, generous and non-violent person and father. On movie sets the actors, directors and entire crews adore him because he is humble and respectful to everyone, as well as being one of the best actors we’ve seen.”

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Johnny Depp with Vanessa Paradis

Apart from Paradis, actor Winona Ryder who also dated the Pirates of the Caribbean star in the 90s, gave an official statement that was read out during the trial which spoke of Johnny Depp as a man of integrity and non-violence.

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Sharanya Sankar, Writer for Fandomwire
Having completed her Masters degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, Sharanya has a solid foundation in writing which is also one of her passions. She has worked previously with Book My show for a couple of years where she gained experience reviewing films and writing feature articles. Sharanya’s articles on film and pop culture have also been published on Film Companion, a popular film-based website. Apart from movies and pop culture, her interests include music and sports. She has contributed over 650 articles to Fandomwire so far.