The trial in Johnny Depp’s defamation case is quite consequential. The reputation of both, Amber Heard and Johnny Depp is on the line. The matter involves serious allegations of abuse and violence. Apart from the legal battle, a public perception battle is raging on.
While many sympathize and side with Amber Heard, Depp seems to have the upper hand, when it comes to popularity and public support. The same can be gauged by the reception they receive when arriving at the court to take part in the proceedings. Depp got a hero’s welcome, the day Heard was supposed to testify in the trial. We discuss the same in this article. What is your opinion on this matter? Who do you think is right in this dispute? Let us know your opinion in the comments section below.
Johnny Depp Gets a Hero’s Welcome When he Arrives at Court
Johnny Depp got a lot of support from fans when he arrived at the court premises to attend the trial proceedings. Fans gathered to express their support and love for the actor.
Depp was also seen smiling and waving at his supporters. Clearly, his fans want him to know that he is not alone and he seems to appreciate their support.
Depp v. Heard: The bitter legal Battle
Amber 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. The trial for the 50 million dollar suit began in April 2022 and is ongoing, as of the date of writing of this article.