Amber Heard gave details about Johnny Depp’s continued drug and alcohol use, sharing controversial images where the actor is seen under the influence of drugs.
The 36-year-old actress also recounted several cases of alleged physical abuse by the “Pirates of the Caribbean” star, as he testified for the second day in a row at the trial taking place in Fairfax County, Virginia.
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It should be remembered that Depp, 58, filed a lawsuit against Heard for an opinion piece she wrote for The Washington Post in December 2018, in which the actress described herself as a “public figure representing domestic abuse”.
The artist did not name Depp in the op-ed but The actor sued her for implying that he was an abuser and claims 50 million dollars in damages. Heard countersued claiming that he suffered “unbridled physical violence and abuse” at his hands and asked 100 million dollars.
Johnny Depp intoxicated by drugs
On the stand, the actress also discussed Depp’s recurring efforts to get sober during their relationship but ultimately unsuccessful, and they only made their situation worse.
He recounted that a bodyguard once he had to carry an unconscious Depp in his arms “like a baby” to your house rented in London.
“I remember thinking this would be it. I was heartened to feel like we were in a new chapter, that Johnny had finally hit rock bottom.” said.
But despite a “a million promises to be clean and sober”, couples therapy and rehabilitation efforts, the actor always went back to drinking and using marijuana and cocaine.
“Johnny on speed is very different from Johnny on opiates. Johnny on opiates is very different from Adderall and Johnny on cocaine, which is very different from Johnny on Quaaludes,” assured the artist.
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The actress also accused Depp of being obsessively jealous, claiming that he punched walls, slapped her and hit her when he was drunk.
“He was the love of my life but he was also this other thing. And that other thing was horrible,” Johnny’s ex said.
Similarly, it revealed that her ex-husband slapped and kicked her on a plane, in May 2014 after accusing her of having an affair with actor James Franco.
“I felt embarrassed. It was the first time something like this had happened to me. He was angry with me for taking the job with James Franco. He hated, he hated James Franco and he accused me of having had a secret thing with him since we did ‘Superfumados’ (Pineapple Express) and he called me a whore”, Heard assured.
Members of Depp’s security team and their assistants were on the plane at the time, the actress said.
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“I fell on the ground. No one said anything, no one did anything. It was like you could hear a pin drop on that plane. And I remember feeling so embarrassed.” he added.
With information from EFE and AFP