Not only the fans are divided into “Team Johnny” and “Team Amber” in the defamation process – also former colleagues of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” star.
The allegations of domestic violence, sexual assault, damage to reputation and an incredible number of other spicy details are currently being chewed through in the trial between actors Johnny Depp (58) and Amber Heard (36) in the courtroom in Fairfax County, Virginia. “Team Johnny” or “Team Amber”? Not only do the fans comment on social media, but also colleagues and ex-lovers of the “Pirates of the Caribbean” star.
There is also a lot of network speculation – including about Johnny Depp and his lawyer Camille Vasquez: More about their relationship in the video!
Alcohol and joints: Ellen Barkin doesn’t give Johnny Depp a good hair
While “NSYNC” star Lance Bass spoke about the process by re-enacting a violent scene – and rightly received a shitstorm for it – actress Ellen Barkin (68) was even called to the witness stand. In 1998, Depp and she had during the shooting of the cult film “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” is a liaison, her reports about her ex are not very positive: “He always drank and smoked joints! “, says Barkin, He is also said to have been very jealous and controlling.
Criticism of Depp: outbursts of anger and lack of professionalism
So Depp peppered her with questions like “Where are you going? Who are you dating? What are you doing?” He is said to have thrown a wine bottle through a hotel room in anger. In a video statement, Johnny Depp’s ex-agent Tracey Jacobs – who represented him for over 30 years – recounts his lack of professionalism while on set while under the influence of drugs and alcohol: “The crew doesn’t like sitting around for hours until the star finally arrives.” But there are also numerous colleagues who are clearly “Team Johnny” – “nypost.com” has compiled the pro-Johnny comments.
Tailwind for Johnny: Co-stars Eva Green and Winona Ryder on the actor
“Pirates of the Caribbean” co-star Eva Green (41) would “defend Johnny Depp at any time.” She said last week: “I have no doubt that Johnny will come out of this with a good name and a beautiful heart – and life will be better than ever for him and his family.” Ex Winona Ryder (50) also has the actor’s back and testified in the 2020 UK trial: “I’m speaking from my own experience, because I wasn’t there during his marriage to Amber. But in my experience, it’s so completely different I was absolutely shocked, confused and upset to hear the allegations against him.”
Definitely “Team Johnny”: Angelina Jolie and Anne Hathaway
Actress Angelina Jolie (46), who starred alongside Johnny Depp in ‘The Tourist’ (2010), said at the time: “He’s a really experimental, deeply feeling artist who gives a lot and to everyone on set and to his fellow actors is very kind.” Anne Hathaway (39), who plays with Johnny in Tim Burton’s (63) “Alice in Wonderland” films, also doesn’t want to know anything about megalomania: “I admire that so much – he [der Erfolg] not only didn’t go to his head, it didn’t change him one iota – and I think that’s remarkable.”
‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ stars Keira Knightley and Orlando Bloom on Johnny Depp
And then there are the longtime “Pirates of the Caribbean” stars Keira Knightley (37) and Orlando Bloom (45). Singer Katy Perry’s (38) fiancé is quoted on “nypost.com” as enjoying the fun and professionalism of filming with Johnny Depp: “I got to work with one of my heroes, Johnny Depp, and see him in his job – which was really inspiring for me at this point in my career.” And Keira Knightley also has only positive things to say about Johnny Depp: “He’s just great. It’s really strange because he’s a big Hollywood star, but at the same time he’s such a nice guy.”