The ongoing trial for the Defamation case brought by Johnny Depp is a source of never-ending drama. Almost every day, there is a new story. Such is the nature of the dispute between the estranged couple.
As the trial progresses, fresh drama ensues. On Thursday, Depp’s bodyguard, Malcom Connolly, was cross-examined by Heard’s lawyer. During this, there was a hilarious exchange that left Johnny Depp in splits. What is your reaction to all this? Let us know your opinion in the comments section below.
Johnny Depp Can’t Stop Laughing After Amber Heard’s Lawyer Asks a Bizarre Question To His Bodyguard
Connolly was addressing Depp’s time in Australia in 2015. Depp was filming Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales and was living with Amber Heard at that time. Connolly, who appeared via live video link in the courtroom, was asked by Heard’s lawyer whether he witnessed Depp urinating in the foyer of their residence. Connolly said that he heard noise inside the house and saw Depp in the foyer.
Courtroom Moment: The courtroom laughed at the response of #JohnnyDepp's bodyguard when asked about Depp allegedly urinating in his foyer at his Australia home and his penis. @LawCrimeNetwork pic.twitter.com/QXTIFX4s3f
— Law&Crime Network (@LawCrimeNetwork) April 28, 2022
Heard’s lawyer then asked, “Mr. Depp was trying to urinate in the foyer, wasn’t he?” Connolly said, “No,” This left Depp in Splits. Heard’s lawyer then continued, Mr. Depp had his penis out, didn’t he?” before being interrupted by an objection. Depp shook his head and smiled at what was going on. The bodyguard then joked, “I think I would’ve remembered seeing Mr. Depp’s penis,”, Depp buried his head under his arm and laughed at this.
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp’s Bitter Legal Battles
Johnny Depp and Amber Heard had a short-lived marriage followed by a messy divorce. This was followed by allegations and counter-allegations of Domestic violence and abuse from both sides. Heard wrote an op-ed in The Washington Post about abusive relationships in 2018, titled: “Amber Heard: I spoke up against sexual violence — and faced our culture’s wrath. That has to change“. While the article did not expressly mention him by name, Depp argued that it greatly damaged his career and sued Heard for Defamation.